Interview

Understanding Web Accessibility Standards: A Conversation with W3C’s Shawn Henry

When it comes to the accessibility of web pages, web applications and web tools, most people turn to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). In order to help technology providers and employers understand the basics of WCAG and other related accessibility standards, PEAT spoke with the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Shawn Henry, who leads their worldwide [...]

2020-09-24T11:37:19+00:00Published: December 2nd, 2015|Tags: |

Moving the Ball Forward on Digital Accessibility: A Conversation with Attorney Lainey Feingold

Lainey Feingold is a nationally-recognized disability rights lawyer known for negotiating landmark accessibility agreements and pioneering the collaborative advocacy and dispute resolution method known as “Structured Negotiations.” PEAT recently spoke with Feingold about her work around digital accessibility and its impact on the employment of people with disabilities. […]

2021-01-06T13:18:04+00:00Published: July 15th, 2015|Tags: , |

Building a Profession: A Conversation with Rob Sinclair and Chris Peck from the International Association of Accessibility Professionals

PEAT recently had a conversation with the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP) board president, Rob Sinclair, who also has a little day job as Microsoft’s Chief Accessibility Officer, and Chris Peck, IAAP Chief Executive Officer, to find out how they are tackling such a global endeavor. […]

2020-07-17T16:01:56+00:00Published: February 10th, 2015|Tags: |