Developing Accessible Web Sites

Jointly hosted by The NYS Forum's IT Accessibility Committee, Northeast ADA & IT Center, Cornell University & Intercon Associates, Inc., in conjunction with U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) & Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired-Goodwill Industries (ABVI)

Agenda:

Welcome
Gregory M. Benson, Executive Director, NYS Forum
 
Policy and Law
Sharon Trerise, Northeast ADA & IT Center
 
Eating the Elephant (How To Get Started)
Mike Short, Webmaster, NYS Department of Civil Service and Co-Chair, NYS Forum's IT Accessibility Committee
 
Images and Visual Elements
Mike Short
 
Forms
Mike Short
 
Luncheon
Lunch speaker
 
The GSA Experience - How to Design Accessible Forms - A Unique Team Approach...GSA will build on the Committee's morning session to demonstrate a simple and effective way of web-enabling your forms using Intercon's Accessible FormNet
Don Jodrie, Director, Forms and Printing Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy, U.S. General Services Administration
Jan Wendler, Printing and Publications Systems Manager, Officer of Governmentwide Policy, U.S. General Services Administration
 
Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired - Goodwill Industries - Validating Your E-forms for Accessibility and Usability
Carol Borsa, Director of Service Quality, Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired-Goodwill Industries