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Accessing Higher Ground VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL

Pre-conference: November 9-10, 2020
Main Conference: November 12-19, 2020

Conference schedule is posted at https://accessinghigherground.org/conference-schedule-2020/

Accessing Higher Ground focuses on the implementation and benefits of:

  • Accessible media, Universal Design and Assistive Technology in the university, business and public setting;
  • Legal and policy issues, including ADA and 508 compliance;
  • The creation of accessible media and information resources, including Web pages and library resources.

For institutions of Higher Education:

  • There is a strong focus on campus accommodation, Universal Design and curriculum accessibility.

For businesses and other audiences:

  • There are numerous sessions on best practices for web design, reaching untapped audiences through accessible design, and compliance with existing and anticipated Section 508 and ADA stipulations.