TFA presentations from the 2023 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

At the 38th Annual CSUN Assistive Technology Conference, Tech for All presented two sessions on universal design and accessibility. The CSUN Assistive Technology Conference is an industry-leading internationally known event that showcases emerging research and new technologies in the field.

TFA Presenters: Cathy Schmitt Whitaker, Sue Cullen and Elaine Ober
“Accessibility & Universal Design Connection with Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion” presentation slides (pdf)

Organizations across industries are grappling with the intersection of accessibility and universal design with diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI)
In this session, TFA will share examples and factors of common application of inclusive design and inclusionary practices.

TFA Presenters: Crista Earl, MacMillan Learning: Dustin Politica
Joint presentation with TFA & Macmillan Learning. We examine challenges and solutions to making a highly visual and dynamic web app accessible. Topics include building accessible “drag and drop” functionality, providing color information beyond the pixels, and communicating with a skeptical audience.
“Solving Accessibility Problems in Virtual Lab Environments” presentation slides (pdf)