PEAT Talks: Making Tech Fields Accessible

EvoXLabs founder Ather Sharif discusses his experiences in making tech-focused workplaces more inclusive, from building technology solutions to how and why EvoXLabs developed a partnership with AccessComputing at UW that connects students with disabilities with mentors and internships in tech. […]

2020-07-17T15:36:23+00:00Published: July 18th, 2017|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks: Why Jobseekers Need a Digital Brand

Today, eRecruiting dominates all aspects of hiring & recruiting, and a successful job search starts by investing in a digital brand. For students with disabilities in particular, strategically shaping an online persona can open many career doors. In this webinar, Intuit’s Ted Drake profiles how several people with disabilities leveraged social media to start successful careers.​ Today, eRecruiting dominates all [...]

2021-10-26T23:29:53+00:00Published: May 10th, 2017|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks: Neurodiversity & Workplace Technology

Shea Tanis, Associate Director of the Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities, led a discussion of why technology and information access is a critical right for everyone, and how technology solutions are changing employment opportunities for people with cognitive disabilities.  Shea Tanis, PhD is a long time PEAT contributor, PEAT Policy Think Tank member, and the Associate [...]

2021-10-26T23:29:09+00:00Published: May 9th, 2017|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks: Making Taleo Accessible

Taleo is the leading talent management system used by HR professionals worldwide. In this webinar, Senior Director of Oracle’s Accessibility Program Peter Wallack, Product Management Director of Taleo Development Ali Moosvi, and Accessibility Test Engineer Priyanka Jampana​ will discuss the challenges and successes that their team has experienced, as well as the accessibility features currently in production. Taleo is the leading talent management system [...]

2021-10-26T23:28:31+00:00Published: April 25th, 2017|Tags: , |