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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

8:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Hotel Orientation Tour for Blind/Low Vision Attendees Independent Living Israel Martinez Concierge Desk
1st Floor
Harbor Tower

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Accessible Alternatives for a Simulation-based Science Assessment Task Education Eric Hansen
Mark Hakkinen
Jason White
Carlos Cavalie
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessible Images and Beyond: “DIAGRAM Center +” Education Anh Bui Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Using the iPad in the Educational Setting with Visually Impaired Students Education Bruce McClanahan Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
A Web Media Player Accessibility Comparison Matrix Education Ken Petri Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Using Visual ARIA to Physically See and Learn How ARIA Works Education Bryan Garaventa
Mike Schutte
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
ZoomText Fusion: You Will Always Be Able to Use Your Computer Employment & Workplace Jeremy Curry Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Social Media Accessibility – Importance for Professionals and Jobseekers Employment & Workplace Eliza Greenwood Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Embedded Described Video Best Practices Entertainment David Errington Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Realising an Accessible HTML5 Media Player Entertainment Emma Pratt Richens Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Communicating with People with Profound Intellectual Disabilities Independent Living Nasseh Tabrizi Bankers Hill
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Virtual Reality Based Self-exploration Game for Visually Impaired Users Independent Living Aura Ganz Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Equidox: Converting and Publishing PDF Documents to WCAG 2.0 Compliant HTML Law & Policy Jeff Telford
Eric Cantin
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Emerging Alert and Warning Technologies for the Whole Community Law & Policy Charles McCobb Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Sharing the 2015 Trends in Accessibility Before They Gain Focus Law & Policy Preety Kumar Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Generating Nemeth Braille Output Sequences from Content MathML Markup Education Samuel S. Dooley
Su H. Park
Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
BenyalaiLibrary:Access to Academic Resources for Lifelong Learning of Blind Education Surachart Ratchajanda Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Apps to Support Converting Digital and Printed Materials Education Felicia Arce Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Introducing the Teaching Accessibility Initiative Education Larry Goldberg
Jeff Wieland
Jon Sanford
Jennison Asuncion
Eric Bridges
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Automated Testing with an Extra “A”: Phasing in A11y checks in .NET Testing Education Scott Huey Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Wireless Independence Now (WIN) Workshop Education Kendra Cox
Mark Balsano
Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Web Accessibility: Repair in the Browser Employment & Workplace Mark Readdie Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The WordPress Way: Backwards Compatibility & Accessibility Employment & Workplace Joe Dolson Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessibility Testing Automation - Leveraging the Manual Testing Effort Employment & Workplace Dylan Barrell Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
How to Work with Tech Companies to Ensure Accessible Product Design Employment & Workplace Hope Adler
Lindsey Teel
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Inclusive Design Thinking Workshop Employment & Workplace Bo Campbell Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
MITRE - A Case Study in Improving Corporate Accessibility Employment & Workplace Rachael Bradley Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Create Your Accessible Taste: McDonald's Accessible Kiosk Initiative Entertainment Sheri Byrne-Haber Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
AD, CC and Me: Lessons Learned in DIY Video Accessibility Entertainment Billy Gregory Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The ManageMyFatigue App: Technology for Reducing Fatigue in Brain Injury Independent Living Ciro Visone
Michelle Wild
Bankers Hill
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Who’s Responsible for Emergency Evacuations? Not First Responders! Independent Living Allan Fraser Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
2016 Digital Accessibility Legal Update Law & Policy Lainey Feingold
Linda Dardarian
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Globally Defining Inclusive Education Education Karen McCall Bankers Hill
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Generating Content MathML Markup from Nemeth Braille Input Sequences Education Samuel S. Dooley
Dan Brown
Edgar Lozano
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Blending Assistive and Mainstream Technology to Achieve Optimal Efficiency Education Greg Stilson Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Considering the Possibility of a 3D Sound by Bone Conduction Phone. Education Hiroaki Inoue Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Advanced Workflows for Closed Captioning in Higher Education Education Lily Bond
Courtney Shewak
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Dueling Mobile Education Steve Sawczyn
Paul Adam
Chris Hofstader
Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
New Accessibility Products and Features from Google Education Ken Goldman
Laura Palmaro
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Manufacturers' Device Showcase Education Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
WCAG 2.0 Success Criteria and Conformance Requirements for Documents Employment & Workplace Joseph Krack Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Creating Accessible Social Media Content for All Users Employment & Workplace Jennie Delisi
Jay Wyant
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Turbocharging Manual QA Accessibility Testing Employment & Workplace Ian Kelly Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
What’s New in JAWS 17 and MAGic 13.1 Employment & Workplace Eric Damery Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
To Make Accessible Media for All Canadians Entertainment David Errington Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Compliance or Accommodation - Automating Accessible Client Correspondence Independent Living Dennis Quon
Aimée Ubbink
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Greater Functionality & Interconnectivity: New Smartphone Based AAC Apps Independent Living Jae Sung Lee
Woo Young Kang
Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Aging Demographic Growth Market Driving ICT Personalization Independent Living Richard Schwerdtfeger
Rob Sinclair
Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessibility of Web News Sites: What a Difference a Page Makes Law & Policy Gary Moulton Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
The Current State of Play: Screen Readers, Browsers, UI Frameworks and HTML Law & Policy Charles Pike
Sarita Sharan
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Section 508 Refresh: Understanding the New Requirements Law & Policy Jonathan Avila Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Research Among Adults with Disabilities: Transportation and Travel Transportation Pat Pound Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Research Updates on Developing a Braille Graphic Tablet for the Blind Education Brian MacDonald Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Visual Acuity Disability Simulator for Live Web Pages (Open Source) Education Patrick Kelley Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Breaking Digital Barriers: ASL Accommodations & Computer-Based Assessments Education Julie Grisham
Sandy Watson
Chelsea Seeley
Levon Spradlin
Anthony Fernando
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Building a Digital Accessibility Program Education Beth Crutchfield
Terri Fellers
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Audio Scanning for Students with Cortical Visual Impairment Education Betsy Flener Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
ElBraille Notetaker: New Approach to the Familiar Concept Education Nusret Adigezalov Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Google Apps Accessibility Education Roger Benz Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
7 Essentials for Constructing Accessible and Usable PDF Forms Employment & Workplace Joseph Krack Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessibility Research Study: Humanizing the Need for Inclusive Design Employment & Workplace Monica Reha
David Sloan
Sarah Horton
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
So You Got the Job –Now What? Corporate Life as a Person with a Disability Employment & Workplace Jeff Brandt
Guido Corona
Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Analysis of Player Preference in Networked Audio Games Entertainment Kevin Andrews
Tony Morelli
Michael Forzano
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The Use of TTML in Live Subtitle and Caption Flows Entertainment Nigel Megitt Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
AT Training - Problems and Strategies for Serving a Aging Population Independent Living Chris Maury Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Universal Communication Tools for Major Events: 2016 Australian Deaf Games Independent Living Tony Bennetts Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Understanding and Advocating for PDF/UA Law & Policy Karen McCall Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Open Source and Accessibility Law & Policy Dylan Barrell
Wendy Chisholm
Jesse Beach
Shadi Abou-Zahra
Alice Boxhall
Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessibility... A Mindset Not a Process Law & Policy Maureen Kraft Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Breaking Down Employment Barriers with Accessible Transportation Innovation Transportation Michael Reardon
Mohammed Yousuf
Katia Albanese
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
SOOC: A New Model for Inclusive Teacher Preparation for UDL Education Luis Perez Bankers Hill
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
From R&D to Adoption: Strategies for Updating Professionals’ Tech Toolkits Education Yue-Ting Siu
Valerie Morash
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Inclusion by Design: One-Step Alternate Format Automation Education Aimée Ubbink
Dennis Quon
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Creating an Accessibility Specialist Training Program for Your Organization Education Suzanne Taylor
Mia Lipner
Kathy Wahlbin
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Let’s Sign! The First App of the Chinese Sign Language Dictionary Education Huiching Ko Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
The Mind's Eye: Perception Through the Mind of 5 Visually Impaired Personas Education Steve Sawczyn
Birkir Gunnarsson
Raghavendra Satish Peri
Glenda Sims
Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessible Gaming in the Quorum Programming Language Education Andreas Stefik
Sina Bahram
William Allee
Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Removing Barriers in the Classroom and Workplace - Success with Low Vision Education Brad Davis Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Creating Accessible Documents with Google Docs Education Shawn Lauriat
Jen Devins
Astrid Weber
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessibility Assessment of Statistical Web Pages Employment & Workplace Lawrence Malakhoff Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Designing Accessible Workplace Applications Employment & Workplace John Herzog
Jason Hester
Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Responsive Accessibility in the New Google Plus Entertainment Victor Tsaran
Ling-yi Kung
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessible Button Arrangements of Touchscreens for Visually Impaired Users Independent Living Takahiro Miura Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Let Mobile Apps Speak for Themselves: Accessible Mobile Apps through Voice Independent Living Greg Nicholas
Adam Larsen
Chris Maury
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Applying Design Thinking to Develop Inclusive Products and Services Independent Living Dinesh Kaushal Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
CIA’s IT Accessibility Standards & Lessons Learned Law & Policy Benjamin Wilson Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
How to Implement Accessible Purchasing at Your Institution Law & Policy Lucia Greco Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
ADA and the Internet - Legal Update Law & Policy Tim Springer
Kristina Launey
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Effects of an AT Training Session on Teacher Attitudes and Implementation Education Robert Woodbury Bankers Hill
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Framing Your Organization into Accessible Operations Education Lydia Harkey Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Assessing Portable Technology Solutions for Braille or Large-Print Readers Education Renee Clark Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Transforming Braille - Development And Release Of New Products Education Kevin Carey Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
WAVE – New Rules, Enhancements, and Future Plans Education Jared Smith Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Usable Instructional Materials Made Easy Education Marvin Williams
Jason Carroll
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessible Bar Graphs in HTML and CSS Education Adina Halter Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Using VoiceOver and Siri Together for Greater iOS Device Productivity Employment & Workplace Michelle Laramie Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Automated Testing – Web, Mobile, Desktop - Challenges and Successes Employment & Workplace Theodore Drake
Sagar Barbhaya
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Key to Workplace Success: Negotiating the Interactive Accommodation Process Employment & Workplace Louis Orslene Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
DevOps Compliance Services Employment & Workplace Tom Brunet Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Why We Need to Rethink the Meaning of Accessibility Entertainment Fredrik Schill
Jens Halvarsson
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Rebranding Web Accessibility - We Changed Our Game Plan Entertainment Makoto Ueki
Kazuhito Kidachi
Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Touchscreen Accessibility in Self-Service Terminals Independent Living Elina Jokisuu Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Perspectives on Accessible Health IT: Expanding Access to Healthcare Independent Living Madeleine Rothberg
Carol Bradley
Bambang Paramanto
Becky Reed
Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Android Accessibility and TalkBack Independent Living Maya Ben Ari
Victor Tsaran
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Realizing the Goals of Real-Time Text (RTT) Law & Policy Aaron Bangor Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
The Cognitive and Learning Disabilities Accessibility Task Force Law & Policy Richard Schwerdtfeger Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Lawsuit & Case Law Impact on Video Accessibility Requirements in Higher Ed Law & Policy Lily Bond
Owen Edwards
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessibility Compliance: Training Solutions to Minimize Company Risk Law & Policy Matt Ater Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Case Studies on the Impact of New Web Accessibility Technology in Education Education David Wu Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
The Ongoing Challenge: Mobile Accessibility Testing Education Jean Swart
Cory Cain
Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
How to Make a Braille eBook Reader Education Ed Rogers
Dave Williams
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The Possibilities are I-infinite: Tactile Overlays for the iPad Education Betsy Flener
Joni Nygard
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Sustainability Wins. Establishing Successful Accessibility Programs Education JoAnna Hunt
Marlene Zentz
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Promoting Accessible IT and College Success in Asia Education Sheryl Burgstahler Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Dig Into Your Data: Interactive Charts, Graphs and Maps Employment & Workplace Ed Summers Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
45 Years of Caption Innovations from WGBH Entertainment Geoff Freed
Bryan Gould
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
The BBC, a Public Service Accessibility Story; Past, Present and Future. Entertainment Gareth Ford Williams Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
How Video Game A11y Helps You Reach 100M Gamers and Defeat that Final Boss Entertainment Jessie Hall Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Innovative Affordances for Blind Smartphone Users-A Qualitative Study Independent Living Shrirang Sahasrabudhe Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Mobile Apps for People with Print Disabilities Independent Living Chris Corrigan
Mark Reumann
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Automated Android Accessibility Developer Tools Independent Living Casey Burkhardt
Sam Rush
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Case Study: New Zealand Government Web Accessibility Self-Assessments Law & Policy Jason Kiss Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

Thursday, March 24, 2016

8:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Mobile Accessibility: How to Test Apps and Content for WCAG 2.0 Conformance Education Chetan Bakhru Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Making Students with Disabilities Successful in Higher Education Education Bjoern Fisseler Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Math Teaching Methodology for Blind Children Using MiniMatecaVox Education Henderson Tavares de Souza
Luiz César Martini
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Tactile Talk: The Tactile Symbol Communication/Literacy Toolkit for iPad Education Betsy Flener
Joni Nygard
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Building the Best Experience: The Value of Inclusive User Testing Education JoAnna Hunt
Aaron Page
Marlene Zentz
Stuart Lamour
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Promoting the Universal Design Paradigm on Campus Education Sheryl Burgstahler Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Digital Barriers to Employment Encountered by Job Seekers with Disabilities Employment & Workplace Ed Flores Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Multifaceted Workplace Apps, Devices & Resources Employment & Workplace Trudy Callahan
Daniel Callahan
Lyndon Dunbar
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
FDA’s Accessible View Solution for SharePoint 2010, a Year Later Employment & Workplace Heather Chafin
Rita Harrison
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessibility Design Through Playful Tutorials Entertainment Hannah Bunce Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Operating a Robotic Arm with the Brain: A Case Study Independent Living Kathleen Shanfield Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Smart Phone Video Streaming as an Orientation & Mobility Tool? Independent Living Nicole Holmes
Kelly Prentice
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Interactive Maps, from Google to Bing, How Do You Make Them Accessible? Law & Policy Gian Wild Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Software – The Forgotten Accessibility Standards Law & Policy Elizabeth Simister Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Who Needs Accessibility Training at Penn State? Everyone! Education Elizabeth Pyatt Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessible Curriculum Education Jonn Paris-Salb Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Person Centered Technology Assessment for Transition, College, and Work Education Michelle Laramie Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
ARIA-Based Accessibility Automation in Interactive Text-Based Conversations Education Guido Corona
Glenn Bradford
Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Creating Accessible Online Forms Education Jonathan Whiting Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Testing Accessibility Early and Often for Mobile App Development Education Chris McMeeking Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessible Online and Blended Courses: Proactive Backwards Design Education Phill Deaton Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Innovation Accelerated: Google.org-Funded AT for Increased Independence Education Richard Orme
Betsy Beaumon
Robert Ahlness
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessibility Stories from an Agile World at Workday Employment & Workplace Beth Bemis Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Diversity Within Accessibility and Beyond: Workforce, Product Design Employment & Workplace Pratik Patel
Sassy Outwater
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessibility Overview of Amazon’s Devices, Starting with Our $49.99 Tablet Entertainment Ryan French
Nick Tostenrude
Peter Korn
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Exploring The Diverse Needs of Digital Closed Caption Users Entertainment Gareth Ford Williams Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
A Mobile System to Help Blind Persons Find Indoor Signs Independent Living James Coughlan Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Keep Your Voice as Synthetic Speech for Use on Your Assistive Device Independent Living Paolo Leva Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Multiple Services Through Daisy Online Independent Living Susanne Axner Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
BBC-A11y – Automated Accessibility Tests Law & Policy Emma Pratt Richens Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
FCC Accessible Communications Regulations - Legal Update Law & Policy Maria Browne
Tim Springer
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Automatic Pre-Journey Indoor Map Generation Using AutoCAD Floor Plan Transportation Hao Tang
Norbu Tsering
Feng Hu
Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
DIY Closed Captioning for iTunes U, YouTube, and Beyond Education Giovanni Galvez Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Succession = Successfully Passing the Accessibility Baton Education Paul Paire
Brent Whiting
Greg Kraus
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Beyond Accessible: Research on Practical Applications of Learning Content Education Kathy Wahlbin Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessibility for User Experience Designers Education Matthew Isner Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
A Fresh Accessibility Evaluation of Canvas LMS Education Hadi Rangin
Scott Williams
Nancy Swenson
Robert Fentress
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Mixed Sentience Learning Communities: Design Considerations & Opportunities Education John Bricout Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The Digital Accessibility Maturity Model: Enabling Accessibility Operations Education Bill Curtis-Davidson Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Google Docs and Office 365 with JAWS and MAGic Education Jan Bloem Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Strike of the BATS - Blind #A11Y Testers Society Employment & Workplace Lucia Greco
Birkir Gunnarsson
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Apple iWork & MS Office Document Accessibility on OS X and iOS Employment & Workplace Paul Adam Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Changing Tides: 2015's Games Industry Accessibility Advancements Entertainment Ian Hamilton Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Introducing VoiceView: Amazon’s New Screen Reader Entertainment Marc Mulcahy
Peter Korn
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
An Appliance Display Reader for People with Visual Impairments Independent Living James Coughlan Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Use of 3D Printing and Other Emerging Technologies Within an AT Setting Independent Living Andy Lin Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Consumer Finance Tools: What’s the Current State of Accessibility? Independent Living William Reuschel
Paul Schroeder
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Android Switch Access Independent Living Phil Weaver
Anna Galusza
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Reducing Usability Testing Costs by Including People with Disabilities Law & Policy Stein Erik Skotkjerra Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Simplicity at Its Best: What We Learned When Creating an Accessible Search Law & Policy Maureen Kraft
Bo Campbell
Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Approach to Comply with CVAA, ADA, and 508 Law & Policy Oleg Vasilyev Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
An All-in-One Low Vision Tool on a Tablet, with Access to the App World! Education Sam Adler Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Closed Captioned Files Made Easier Education Joseph Polizzotto Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessible Foreign Language and Symbols for Multiple Audiences Education Elizabeth Pyatt Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Using Kurzweil 3000 in Education Education Corey Navis Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Lessons from Comics: Developing a framework for Audio Description in EDU Education Nate Evans
Phill Deaton
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Trumba Online Calendar/Event Registration: A Vendor/University Partnership Education Hadi Rangin Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Designing for People Education Sarah Horton
David Sloan
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Business-Savvy Accessibility – Mitigating Risk and Maximizing RoI Education Jonathan Avila Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
EPUB3 - An Accessible, Open, and Portable Document Format Education Becky Gibson Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Manufacturers' Device Showcase Education Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Use of AT for Accommodating Employees with Learning Disabilities Employment & Workplace Melanie Whetzel
Kelsey Lewis
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Digital Accessibility Professional Certification Employment & Workplace Glenda Sims Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
TalentWorks: Accessible eRecruiting Tips & Tricks for Employers Employment & Workplace Josh Christianson
Joiwind Ronen
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Transforming Novices into Skilled Accessibility Testers with a 3x3 Process Employment & Workplace Mark Stimson Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Alexa on Echo, Fire TV: Voice Control of Music, Books, Environment, & More Entertainment Peter Korn
Ryan French
Lyndsey Minaglia
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Augmented Reality Tactile Maps for Pre-Journey Learning Independent Living Ryosuke Ichikari Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessibility at Amazon Independent Living Larry Darrah Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Android Voice Access for Motor Impaired Users Independent Living Scott Newman
Patrick Clary
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Web Accessibility Evaluation of China Government Websites in 2014 Law & Policy Can Wang Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
How 3D Printing Makes Complex Images, Video and 3D Worlds More Accessible Education Michael Kolitsky Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Automated Methods for Making Equations on the Web and in eBooks Accessible Education Nick Green Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Is it A Link Or A Button? The Ultimate Showdown Education Birkir Gunnarsson
CB Averitt
Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Mainstream Reading Platforms for Blind and VI Students- Requirements & Real Education Amy Mason
Richard Orme
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Mobile Notetaking Technology & Solutions for the Classroom Education Brian Krause
Thad Selmants
Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Roads Lead to Rome: 4 System Efforts in Higher Education Web Accessibility Education Cyndi Rowland
Cheryl Pruitt
Brenda Boyd
Rob Carr
Jonathan Whiting
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Uncovering a New Path: Faculty Perspectives on UDL Education Roberta Thomson Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Demystifying Accessibility within K-12 Education Education Jan McSorley
Sharron Rush
Anne Taylor
Shari Butler
Eli Weger
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Integrated and Continuous Accessibility Testing in Android Studio Education Shunguo Yan Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
American Printing House for the Blind Shares Future Vision for Education Education Craig Meador Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Disability Protections Under California's FEHA and the ADA Employment & Workplace Ed Flores Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Desktop OCR Software Comparison Employment & Workplace Karl Belanger
Clara Van Gerven
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
AT&T Mini Town Hall Meeting Employment & Workplace Jeffrey E. Lewis
Mark Balsano
Kendra Cox
Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
May the Force be Accessible: Providing Access to Innovative Experiences Entertainment Amber Holladay
Steve Decker
Kaymarie Colaizy
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
JustType - Efficient Text Entry for Mobility Impairments Using 8 Keys Independent Living Mark Illing
Cliff Kushler
Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The OrCam Device; Wearable Assistive Technology Independent Living Bryan Wolynski Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Visible Letters: Teaching My Son with CVI to Read Independent Living Phil Weaver Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Extreme Accessibility: A Revolution in Quality Accessible User Experience Law & Policy Karl Groves Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
RGB-D Sensor Based Indoor Localization for the Visually Impaired Transportation Hao Tang
Feng Hu
Norbu Tsering
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Accessibility and Security Collide Education Jean Swart
Bryan Swart
Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Translating Visual Information into Tactile Information Education Nicole Johnson Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
An Introduction to Accessibility Testing for Mobile Apps Education Jeffrey Singleton Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
The Most Accessible Web Conferencing Solution: Blackboard Collaborate Education David Hastie
Aaron Page
Marlene Zentz
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
ATSTAR - Helping Teachers and Administrators Understand AT Assessment Education Jessica Looney
Sharron Rush
Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Working to Ensure the Next Generation of Onlearning Tools are Accessible Education Sheryl Burgstahler
Hadi Rangin
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Wearable Assistive Device Development Toolkit Education Hiroyuki Nakamura
Akira Matsuda
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Mobile Accessibility Tools for Limited Manual Dexterity Education Daman Wandke
Sam Joehl
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
The Deque Way - Accessibility for Mere Mortals Education Preety Kumar Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Supporting a University's Transcription and Captioning Needs Education Laura Fathauer Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Removing Barriers in the Classroom and Workplace-Success with Low Vision Education Brad Davis Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Using Accessibility to Make Healthcare IT More Personal and Productive Employment & Workplace Dana Marlowe Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Making SharePoint Usable for the Blind and Vision Impaired Employment & Workplace William Nagle
David Best
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
A Software Evaluation Process: UM’s Pressure-Cooked, Organic Recipe Employment & Workplace Janet Sedgley Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Preparing PwD Students to Succeed in the Tech Industry Employment & Workplace Yuri Kobayashi Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Companion Screen Synchronisation and the Future of TV Accessibility Entertainment Gareth Ford Williams Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Facilitating Accessible Indoor Navigation Technology Independent Living Mike May
Anil Lewis
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Siobhan: Keeping Communication Alive After School's Out Forever Independent Living Joseph Karr O'Connor Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Chrome & Chrome OS Accessibility Independent Living Dominic Mazzoni
David Tseng
Nektarios Paisios
Laura Palmaro
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Beyond WCAG 2.0: New Techniques for Mobile Accessibility Law & Policy Kathy Wahlbin
Jeanne Spellman
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Meeting Accessibility Challenges with Web Components Education Jason White
Mark Hakkinen
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
New Accessibility Features in MathJax Education Volker Sorge Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessible SVG Charts Using ARIA Education Ted Gies
Øystein Moseng
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
A Practical Legal View on How Digital and Built Accessibility Works Education Ken Nakata Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Real-Time Online Two-Way Braille-to-Print Mathematical Communication Education Samuel S. Dooley
Susan Osterhaus
Dan Brown
Edgar Lozano
Su H. Park
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Notetaking Technology & Speech Recognition Solutions Education Thad Selmants
Brian Krause
Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Once Upon a Time on the Web: A Pattern Library Spaghetti Western Education Chris Hansen Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Improving Dyslexia with Newer Fonts & Technological Apps Education Jill Piner Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Institutionalizing Accessible Product Development Employment & Workplace Jesse Hausler
Michael Pedersen
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Mobile and Portable Scanning Device Comparison Employment & Workplace Karl Belanger
Amy Mason
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessible Publications with Adobe Digital Publishing Solution Entertainment Matt May Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Clear Eyes, Full Heart, Can’t Draft: Fantasy Football Trends & A11Y Issues Entertainment Erica Zelmanowicz Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Wearable First Design Independent Living Theodore Drake Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Virtual Talking Signs: A Classic Wayfinding System Made Modern Independent Living Joshua Miele Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Liftware: A New Class of Assistive Devices for Movement Disorders Independent Living Anupam Pathak Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
How Wells Fargo is Improving Access for People with Disabilities Independent Living Kathy Martinez Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Structured Innovation: Defining Digital Accessibility at Target Law & Policy Sudha Rajan
Randi Strunk
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
How IBM Watson Health’s Cúram Team Continuously Monitors Accessibility Law & Policy Maureen Kraft
Francesco Mariani
Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Aiding Exploration of Tactile Graphics: The Tactile Graphics Helper (TGH) Education Giovanni Fusco
Valerie Morash
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
What's New with Able Player, the Fully Accessible Open Source Media Player? Education Terrill Thompson Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Technology for Increasing Braille Literacy Education Amy Mason
Yue-Ting Siu
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Wearable Assistive Technology: Emerging Trends and Design Considerations Education Halley Profita Harbor Ballroom E
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessibility Testing Tools for Developers Education Gerard Cohen Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Digital Accessibility Training Solutions Education Eric Lyons
Beth Crutchfield
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
CSUN's M.S. in Assistive Tech. & AT Certificate Program Education Long Huynh
Vicky Jaque
Julia Santiago
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Integrating Platforms and People for Web Accessibility Evaluation & Repair Employment & Workplace David O'Neill Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Now You Have Your Degree - What's Next? Employment & Workplace Melanie Weller
Terry Bray
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Inclusive Design—Basics Bootcamp Employment & Workplace Dennis Lembree Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessible Online Job Applications with Oracle Taleo Recruiting Cloud Srvc Employment & Workplace Brett Tearney
Ali Moosvi
Michele Van Doozer
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Yahoo Demonstrates Our Accessible Fantasy Sports Mobile App Entertainment Darren Burton
Mike Shebanek
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Try Before You Buy; Demonstrations, Lending Libraries and Reuse Programs Independent Living Jule Ann Lieberman
Jule Ann Lieberman
Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Design Thinking at Google - Methodologies & Mindsets for A11y Innovation Independent Living Astrid Weber
Jen Devins
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Creating an Accessible Discussion Forum with Open-Source Software Law & Policy Paul Adam Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

Friday, March 25, 2016

8:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Improvement of Positioning in WR-AOTS for Blind O&M Education Yoshikazu Seki Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Web Accessibility 101 with Accessible University 3.0 Education Terrill Thompson Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
A Comparison of Nemeth Braille and UEB Math for Online Math Software Education Samuel S. Dooley
Susan Osterhaus
Corey Fauble
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
AimHub: Next Generation Accessible Media Tracking, Exchange, and Management Education Cheryl Pruitt
Gaeir Dietrich
Jack Sullivan
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Mobile Accessibility Development - Making an Accessible App Usable Education Scott McCormack Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Best Practices and Strategies for Campus-Wide Learning Support Education Jason Carroll
Marvin Williams
Patrice Wheeler
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Solving the Note-Taking Problem: A Demonstration of Effective Approaches Education Dave Tucker Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Grommet: An Accessible Open-Source User Experience Framework Education Alan Souza Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Using Refreshable Braille with Windows and iOS Tablets in the Classroom Education Ryan Jones Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Integrating Platforms & People for Web Accessibility Evaluation and Repair Employment & Workplace David O'Neill Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Multimedia Accessibility Techniques Applied to Real Examples Entertainment Thomas Logan Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Exploring the Use of the Web Audio API to Improve Chart Accessibility Independent Living Matthew Atkinson Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Touchscreen User Interface Design for Persons with Dexterity Impairments Independent Living James E. Jackson
Jennifer Ismirle
Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Towards Common Test Rules for Evaluating Conformance to WCAG 2 Law & Policy Shadi Abou-Zahra
Richard Schwerdtfeger
Jon Gunderson
Dylan Barrell
Katie Haritos-Shea
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Virtual Worlds for Supporting STEM Education and Workforce Development Education Nathan Moon Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Video Accessibility: Teaching Closed-Captioning to Students Education Giovanni Galvez Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Development of Arabic Applications to Improve Learning Disabilities Education Hani Qasem Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Adding New Math Tools to the STEM Toolbox Education Ken Perry
Venkatesh Chari
Jeanette Wicker
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Bridging the Accessibility Gap Education Elizabeth Barker
Brian Tosky
Bryan Gould
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
The Future of Web Accessibility Research: Surveys, User Testing, and Beyond Education Jared Smith Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Moodle's Accessibility Advantage: Creating Content with Enhanced Features Education Marlene Zentz
Kristoffer Stokking
Jason Hardin
Aaron Page
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Providing a Remarkable Experience with Native Mobile Components Education Jeffrey Miller
Jatin Vaishnav
Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
The WAI to Web Accessibility: Education & Outreach Update 2016 Education Shawn Lawton Henry
Sharron Rush
Brent Bakken
Shadi Abou-Zahra
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The POSSYUN Website & Teaching Materials Collection for Special Education Education Yusuke Honda
Toru Sugiura
Katsuhiro Kanamori
Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Common Accessibility Testing Mistakes Education Mike Schutte
Edward Miller
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
7 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About Accessibility Employment & Workplace Jesse Hausler Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Mobile Testing: Through the Eyes of a Screen Reader User and A11Y Expert Employment & Workplace Jatin Vaishnav
Steve Sawczyn
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Holistic Approach to Accessibility at Google Play Entertainment Karo Caran
Christopher Patnoe
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Learn, Enable, Advance, So Easy! Use Leasey with JAWS! Independent Living Brian Hartgen
Louise Hartgen
Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Building and Promoting the French Official Web Accessibility Guidelines Law & Policy Philippe Bron Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
UDL iDevice Use and Ergonomics: Where are We Going? Education Marys Sagstetter Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
What Shall We Do for Facilitating the Use of ICTs in Special Education? Education Hirofumi Takedomi
Yosuke Araya
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
A Publisher's Dilemma: Lessons From A Real Book About Accessibility Education Tripp Narup Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
A Smarter Transportable for the Low Vision Student Education James McCarthy Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Accessibility Support Baselines: Balancing User Needs Against Test Effort Education Aidan Tierney Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Breaking Silos - All Bad Things Must Come to an End Education Henny Swan
Ian Pouncey
Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Efficient Mobile Accessibility Testing with AMP for Mobile Education Bill Curtis-Davidson Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
AccessWorks - Usability Studies Provide Revenue for People with Disability Employment & Workplace Dr. Thomas Jewett
John Sweet
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Fedora Outlier, A Better than Excellent Business Model Employment & Workplace Vincent Martin
Vashaun Jones
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Introducing Gamification for Crowd Worker Engagement on Captioning Employment & Workplace Kaoru Shinkawa Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Freedom Scientific Home Use Program Employment & Workplace Eric Damery Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Captions and Subtitles at YouTube Entertainment Liat Kaver
Anurag Batra
Nebojša Ćirić
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Future of Disabilities: The Migration to a Digitial World Independent Living Helena Mitchell Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Wireless Technology Use by People with Disabilities-2015: A National Survey Independent Living John Morris Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Apple Watch Accessibility Independent Living Paul Adam Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Fine-grained Indoor and Outdoor Navigation System for the Blind Independent Living Kakuya Naito Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Internet of Things - Accessible Wearable Devices Independent Living Paul Luther Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Why WCAG? Whose Guideline is it, Anyway? with The Viking and The Lumberjack Law & Policy Billy Gregory
Karl Groves
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Latest and Greatest Free and Low Cost Assistive Technology for Everyone Education Rachel Kruzel Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Power Up Your Students' Research Projects Education Tracy Gray Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Introduction to Accessible Electronics Learning Tools & the Maker Movement Education Ken Perry Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Whose Line Is It Anyway? Education CB Averitt
Birkir Gunnarsson
Sina Bahram
Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
An Inclusive Design Approach Changes Your Perspective Education Jess Mitchell Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Professionalizing the Notetaker, Equalizing Opportunities Education Dave Wilkinson Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Writing Accessibility Tests Using JavaScript and CSS Education Jonathan Avila Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Manufacturers' Device Showcase Education Harbor Ballroom G-AT&T
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessible Native Mobile Style Guide iOS vs Android Employment & Workplace Jatin Vaishnav
Paul Adam
Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Ride the Oracle JET to Accessible Applications Employment & Workplace James Nurthen
John Brock
Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Deaf and Blind – Assistive Technology and Accommodations for this Community Employment & Workplace Sarah Morgan Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessible Entertainment with XFINITY Voice Guidance and Voice Control Entertainment Joel Moffatt Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
New Magnification Solutions from LVI and Eschenbach Independent Living Joe Buttazzoni Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Automated Recognition of Non-Speech Sounds for Accessibility Independent Living Noah Wang
Sourish Chaudhuri
Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
WCAG: New Needs, New Work to Enhance WAI Guidelines Law & Policy Michael Cooper
Judy Brewer
Andrew Kirkpatrick
Jim Allan
Kathy Wahlbin
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Demystifying Web Accessibility with WAI-ARIA, HTML5 and CSS Law & Policy Maureen Kraft Harbor Ballroom C-IBM
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessibility Compliance: Training Solutions to Minimize Company Risk Law & Policy Matt Ater Harbor Ballroom B-Freedom Scientific
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Traveling More Independently Using RideShare Services Transportation Mike May Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Arabic Makaton Communication Application for iPad Education Ali Al-Qallaf Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Making Your Office Documents into Accessible PDFs Education Andrew Keyworth Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Formulation of the Accessible Digital Textbook Guideline Education Katsuhiro Kanamori Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
When Push Comes To Touch-Accessible Complex Widgets And Touchscreen Devices Education Birkir Gunnarsson
CB Averitt
Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Accessible Health Education: How to Set it Up From Scratch Education Paul Lehnert
Tamara Shores
Roger Somazzi
Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Addressing EPUB3 Accessibility from Creation to Deployment Education Rick Johnson
Amy Salmon
Rick Bowes
Caesar Eghtesadi
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
GoTalk NOW Creative Communication Pages and Books Across Settings Education Joni Nygard Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Digital Accessibility at Small businesses Education Pratik Patel
Sassy Outwater
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
The Importance of System Surveys & Analysis to Identify and Prioritize Risk Education Beth Crutchfield
Sam Joehl
Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Comparing Custom Accessibility Checklists Employment & Workplace Rachael Bradley Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
The importance of Accurate Lighting for People with Visual Impairment Employment & Workplace Lena Soderberg Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
XFINITY TV: An Accessible Entertainment Experience on the Web Entertainment Jeff Avallone
Michael E. Johnson
Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Low Vision: Beyond the Buzz Words Independent Living Joel Isaac
Wayne Heidel
Olaya Landa-Vialard
Scott McCormack
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Optimizing Accessibility of Wireless Emergency Alerts: 2015 Survey Findings Law & Policy Salimah LaForce Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Evaluating Your Organization’s Accessibility Efforts and Outcomes Law & Policy Jonathan Whiting
Cyndi Rowland
Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Improving People's Lives by Transforming Mobility Transportation Jennifer Haroon Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Signing High School Science Education Judy Vesel Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Technology of Remote Sign Language and Real-Time Captioning Services-Part 1 Education Van Nguyen
April Prater
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Discovering Accessible Math that Works with Your AT: Math Support Finder Education Sue-Ann Ma
Sina Bahram
Volker Sorge
Neil Soiffer
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Testing Mobile Content to WCAG 2.0 Guidelines Education Susan Hewitt
Raghavendra Satish Peri
Harbor Ballroom A-Deque
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Leverage That Works: Insider Vendor Tips on Accessible Procurement Education Elizabeth Delfs Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
New Guides by Publishers, for Publishers: How to Create Accessible EPUB 3 Education Richard Orme
Elaine Ober
Robin Seaman
Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Target Designed, Guest Improved: A Balanced Accessibility and UX Approach Education Laurie Merryman Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Testing Accessibility Before Development with Wireframe & Prototype Reviews Education Aidan Tierney Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
OpenAIR Challenge: Mentoring the Mentors Education Joseph Karr O'Connor
Jessica Looney
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Case Study: Challenges in Making an Accessible HTML5 Interface for Acrobat Employment & Workplace Michael Jordan
Andrew Kirkpatrick
Peter Baird
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Embracing Plain Language for Better Accessibility Employment & Workplace Ashley Bischoff Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Crossing the Streams: Using Mainstream Web APIs for Accessible UX Entertainment Léonie Watson Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Using Schema.org to Make Accessible Resources Discoverable Independent Living Charles Nevile Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Dasher: AAC and Text Entry for Motor Impaired (Open Source Project) Independent Living Ada Majorek Harbor Ballroom H-Google
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Using Key Metrics Reporting to Measure Accessibility Progress Law & Policy Dena Wainwright Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
Digital Accessibility Trends Law & Policy Bill Curtis-Davidson Harbor Ballroom I-SSB BART
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Eyetracking Metrics Related to Subjective Assessments of ASL Animations Education Matt Huenerfauth Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower
A Survey on Video Relay Service Application Interface Preferences Education Jenna Tart Ocean Beach
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Technology of Remote Sign Language & Real-Time Captioning Services-Part 2 Education Van Nguyen
April Prater
Hillcrest AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Diagrammar Use Cases: A Framework for Making Images & Graphics Accessible Education Charles La Pierre
Mark Hakkinen
Becky Gibson
Sue-Ann Ma
Golden Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Accessibility Gotchas with CAPTCHAs Education Jennifer Gauvreau
Karen Herndon
Ivan Valdez
Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Strategies for Implementing Accessible Online Media Education Lily Bond
Janet Sylvia
Promenade AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Creating Accessibility Reports Designers & Developers Will Love Education Paul Adam
Jackie Adam
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Improve Accessibility with Performance Tuning Education John F Croston III Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Adobe Accessibility Update Employment & Workplace Andrew Kirkpatrick
Amy Chen
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Digital Accessibility Best Practice: What It is and What It is Not Employment & Workplace Sailesh Panchang Solana Beach A
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Inclusive Design—Beyond the Basics Employment & Workplace Dennis Lembree Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
A11y Geek Meets A11y Player: Let the Tests Begin Entertainment Sarah Pulis Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Building a Culture Supporting Accessibility from Within Your Organization Independent Living Stein Erik Skotkjerra
Lotte Johansen
Tom Widrøe
Cortez Hill AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Case Study: Building an Accessibility Practice & Culture at TELUS (Canada) Education George Zamfir
Catherine Lou
Solana Beach B
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Building Bridges: Medicine, Human Factors, and Activism Education Sina Bahram
Howard Kaplan
Chris Hofstader
Mission Beach AB
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
From Nested Tables to Compliance: Transforming a Learning Organization Education Joseph Feria-Galicia
Ryan DiGiondomenico
Lucia Greco
Cortez Hill C
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
IAAP Certification – the Impact on the Accessibility Industry Employment & Workplace Christine Peck
Paul Bohman
Katie Haritos-Shea
Ken Nakata
Rob Sinclair
Hillcrest CD
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Automated Testing Tool Showdown Employment & Workplace Luis Garcia Mission Beach C
3rd Floor
Between Harbor and Seaport Towers
Good Accessibility Starts with Good Design Entertainment Emma Pratt Richens Torrey Hills AB
3rd Floor
Seaport Tower
Present and Future of Canada’s Disability Accessibility Laws Law & Policy David Lepofsky Harbor Ballroom F
2nd Floor
Harbor Tower