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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Exploring the Use of Auditory Cues to Sonify Pencil Code Programs Education Stephanie Ludi Elite 3
Building VI Graph and Map Skills Through an Accessible iPad App Education L. Penny Rosenblum Orange County 1
Transforming Online Education at UC with UDL & Accessibility Education Travis Lee
Lily Bond
Platinum 5
Accessible Coding for K-12 Students with Diverse Learning Needs Education Daniela Marghitu
Ayanna Howard
Orange County 3
Accessibility Trends 2018 Education Preety Kumar Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Accessible Astronomy: Inclusive Design for Exploring & Enjoying Simulations Education Laura Ciporen
Wells Blanchard
Orange County 2
SVG Icons and Screen Reader Accessibility Employment & Workplace Dennis Lembree Grand AB
Adobe Accessibility Town Hall Employment & Workplace Andrew Kirkpatrick Grand CD
Gray-Box Mobile Accessibility Testing Employment & Workplace Alistair Garrison Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Roads Less Traveled: When to Detour from Standards to Reach Accessible UX Employment & Workplace Scott O'Hara Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Acc to the Future: Microsoft’s Vision for the Future of Accessibility Employment & Workplace Jenny Lay-Flurrie Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Accessibility of Streaming Media Players Entertainment & Leisure Victoria Wheeler
Heather Solberg
Platinum 10
NVDA: Updates, New Features and the 2019 Outlook Independent Living Quentin Christensen
Michael Curran
Reef Turner
Grand GH
Creating Simple Web Text for People with ID to Train AI Independent Living John Rochford Grand JK
Designing for Users with Disabilities Law & Policy David Fazio
Sheri Byrne-Haber
Elite 1/2
Getting Beyond the Checklist - Culture Change & Accessibility Law & Policy Amy Mason
Mike Gifford
Ryan Pugh
Platinum 6
Uber and the Future of Mobility Transportation Malcom Glenn
Mike May
Orange County 4

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Design and Evaluation of a Multimodal Physics Simulation Education Brianna J. Tomlinson
E. Lynne Harden
Emily Moore
Elite 3
Case Studies of Blind/Low Vision Students in Foreign Language Courses Education Elizabeth J Pyatt Orange County 1
Accessibility Initiatives and Commitments from Major Higher Ed Publishers Education Bill Kasdorf
Rachel Comerford
Jonathan Thurston
Platinum 5
Wa11y - Chatbot for Web Accessibility FAQ Assistance Education Charudatta Jadhav
Sumeet Agrawal
Orange County 3
A is for Agile and Accessibility Education David Jenkins Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Supporting Assistive Technology: Making the Most of Limited Resources Education Cecilia Robinson
Debra Leff
Orange County 2
Creating PDFs that Comply with Accessibility Laws & Regulations Employment & Workplace Rob Haverty Grand AB
A Strategy for Inclusive Accessibility Testing for Novices and Experts Employment & Workplace Larry Lewis Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
AI for Accessibility: Practical Guidance to Get Started Employment & Workplace Guy Barker
Wendy Chisholm
Heather Dowdy
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Exploring Frameworks for Accessibility Testing Within Native Mobile Employment & Workplace Lara Mossler Grand CD
Making Immersive Media Accessible Entertainment & Leisure Sonali Rai
Pilar Orero
Platinum 10
Amazon at Home & On the Go: What's New, Improved, and Improving? Entertainment & Leisure Ryan French
Sarah Caplener
Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Results of Survey of Use of Voice Activated Home Assistance by Blind/LV Independent Living Jule Ann Lieberman Grand GH
New Accessibility Products and Features from Google Independent Living Laura Allen
Ken Goldman
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Enhancing Community Participation with Video Modeling Independent Living Megan Best Grand JK
2019 Digital Accessibility Legal Update Law & Policy Lainey Feingold Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Automated and Click-Driven Screen Reader Detection: Divergent Paths for Use Law & Policy Chancey Fleet Elite 1/2
Accessibility Conformance Reporting: What’s New for VPAT 2? Law & Policy Mary Jo Mueller
Glenn Meyer
Platinum 6
OpenStreetMap: An Open Platform for both Indoor and Outdoor Wayfinding Transportation Keith Creasy
Jeremiah Rose
Orange County 4

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Multimodal Visual Languages User Interface for Deaf Readers Education Raja Kushalnagar Elite 3
The State of Speech Technology for CC & AD Education Lily Bond Orange County 1
Teaching an Accessible Online Course: What Instructors Should Know Education Sheryl Burgstahler Platinum 5
Artificial Intelligence and Accessibility – A Promising Future Education Poonam Tathavadkar Orange County 3
Narrator 101: Introduction to Narrator Including Web, Email, Tips and More Education Jeff Bishop
Mariah Moon
Crystal Jones
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Using U.S. Federal Resources for Improving Accessibility of ICT Education John Sullivan
Robert Baker
Orange County 4
Holistic Tech Training for Blind/Low Vision Users Education Amy Mason Orange County 2
What's New in Axe Employment & Workplace Marcy Sutton Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
How to Meet 7 New Success Criteria in WCAG 2.1: Tricks and Tips Employment & Workplace David MacDonald Grand AB
Big Organization Accessibility: Aetna Case Study Employment & Workplace David Annecharico Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
What's New in JAWS 2019 Employment & Workplace Eric Damery Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Inclusive Experience Guide for Usability Studies Employment & Workplace Rajesh Kalidindi Grand CD
Going the Distance: The Accessibility of Fitness Apps and Running Entertainment & Leisure Sharon Rosenblatt
Dana Marlowe
Platinum 10
Alexa’s Advancements for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing Entertainment & Leisure Sarah Caplener
John Tapley
Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Adapting Independent Living Technology for the Low Vision Senior Independent Living Michelle Eunson Grand GH
What's New in Accessibility on Android Independent Living Victor Tsaran Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Supporting Independent Living through Apple Products Independent Living Sarah Herrlinger
Dean Hudson
Grand JK
Applying Lean Six Sigma Methodology to Improve Accessibility Law & Policy Min Xiong
David Lovell
Platinum 6
Accessibility Statements and Resource Publishing Best Practices Law & Policy Ted Drake Elite 1/2

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
LaTeX is Not Easy: Creating Accessible Scientific Documents with R Markdown Education JooYoung Seo Elite 3
Coaching and Celebrating Your Accessibility Champions Education Sagar Barbhaya
Ted Drake
Orange County 3
Empower Inclusive Learning with Microsoft 365 Education Education Megan Lawrence
Sasha Sproch
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Mobile Accessibility: Beyond Screen Readers Education Kara VanRoekel Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Accessibility in the Engineering Village Education Ted Gies
Jay Nemchik
Heather Singleton
Platinum 5
An Overview of Trusted Tester for Web - Version 5 Education Kathy Eng Orange County 4
Integrating Braille and Assistive Technology for Success in Math Education Corey Fauble
Sara Larkin
Susan Osterhaus
Tina Herzberg
Orange County 2
Internet2 NET+: A New Vehicle to Drive Accessibility and Universal Design Education Hadi Rangin Orange County 1
Accessibility from the Start: Universal Design in the Government Classroom Employment & Workplace Karen Tavares Grand AB
Role-Based Challenges of Implementing Accessibility Remediation Employment & Workplace Justin Stockton Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Accessibility Strategies for Your Content Team Employment & Workplace Caitlin Cashin Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Remediation Order Matters: What to Fix First? Employment & Workplace Sean Kelly Grand CD
21st Century TV: Creating an Accessible and Consistent User Experience Entertainment & Leisure John Herzog
Michael Barry
Platinum 10
Eyes Free with Alexa - Cooking, Communicating, Reading, Watching, Shopping Entertainment & Leisure Ryan French
Matt Shin
Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Speech Impairment: Deep Neural Network to Enhance Voice Banking Process Independent Living Nicolas Mazars
Luisa Cordano
Grand JK
Better Information for Everyday Accessibility Independent Living Jessica Hipp
Neva Fairchild
Grand GH
Lookout: A Computer Vision Assistive App for Android Independent Living Ken Goldman
Patrick Clary
Yu Zhong
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Framework for Accessible Specification of Technologies (FAST) Law & Policy Michael Cooper Platinum 6
AI Fairness for People with Disabilities Law & Policy Shari Trewin
Phill Jenkins
Erich Manser
Elite 1/2

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
CELA and Bookshare: Providing Equitable Library Service in Canada Education Michael Ciccone
Brad Turner
Orange County 4
Switch Access for V. I. Students with Significant Additional Impairments Education Bruce McClanahan
Annie Stockton
Orange County 1
The Many Faces of Reading: Become an Accessible Reading Expert Education JoAnna Hunt Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Accessibility Elders: Honoring Wisdom, Embracing Change, Ensuring a Future Education Wendy Chisholm
Alan Cantor
Sharron Rush
Orange County 3
Making Technical Computing Accessible with MATLAB Online Education Bora Eryilmaz
Vinod Tiwari
Platinum 5
How to Improve Accessibility for Users with Anxiety Education Marty Strauss Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Blind Maker Update: A Roundup of Resources for Accessible DIY Electronics Education Joshua Miele
Chancey Fleet
Ken Perry
Orange County 2
What’s in Your Toolbox: Practical Insights for Job Seekers, AT, IT and HR Employment & Workplace Mike May
Mika Pyyhkala
Grand AB
Facilitating Inclusion through Non-Competitive Product Agreements Employment & Workplace Erich Manser
Jeff Wissel
Grand CD
Suitable Size of 3D Printing Architecture Models for Tactile Exploration Entertainment & Leisure Tetsuya Watanabe Elite 3
Adventures with Soundscape Independent Living Jarnail Chudge
Amos Miller
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Evaluation of an Augmented Reality Navigation System for Blind People Independent Living Hugo Furtado Grand GH
Pay as You Go: Annual Software Licensing Options Independent Living Miguel Abdo Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Google G Suite Updates Independent Living Roger Benz Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Siobhan and the Wizard of Ounces Independent Living Joseph Karr OConnor
Linda Karr OConnor
Grand JK
The Real Cost of Accessibility Complaints and Lawsuits Law & Policy Greg Williams Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
The EU Accessibility Quiz Law & Policy Eric Eggert
Wilco Fiers
Platinum 6
The Role of Research in Informing Development of Accessibility Standards Law & Policy Jason White Elite 1/2

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Localizing Accessible STEM Editor: ChattyInfty3 into Various Languages Education Katsuhito Yamaguchi
Toshihiro Kanahori
Orange County 1
Managing Requirements and Testing in an Agile Lifecycle Education Elle Waters Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Introduction for Faculty: Accessible Online Syllabus Education Catherine Schmitt Whitaker
Bo Choi
JoAnne Van Boxtel
Platinum 5
An Accessible Android Carousel: Why Empathy Matters More than Know-How Education Chris McMeeking
Chris Yono
Orange County 2
Improving Campus Digital Accessibility with a Fluent AT User-Testing Pool Education Kyle Shachmut Grand JK
Digital Accessibility Audit: Choosing the Right Tool Employment & Workplace Rakesh Paladugula Grand CD
Magnifier and Low Vision Improvements in Windows 10 Employment & Workplace Jason Grieves Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Connecting Corporate Accessibility with Nonprofit Community Expertise Employment & Workplace Erin Lauridsen Grand AB
Lessons We’ve Learned: How We Are Applying Accessibility to Employee Tools Employment & Workplace Megan Mauney Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Supporting the Design Phase with Accessibility Heuristics Evaluations Entertainment & Leisure Satya Jaya Aparna Pasi
Denis Boudreau
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Accessible Immersive Video Experiences Entertainment & Leisure Larry Goldberg
Erik Lohr
Platinum 10
Mobile Health Technology Accessible to People with Visual Impairments Independent Living Hyung Nam Kim Elite 3
Visual Interpreter Apps in Tech Education: Building Skills and Mindfulness Independent Living Chancey Fleet Grand GH
Introduction to Accessibility UX Research Independent Living Emily Rhodes
Shannon Holloway
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Mitigating your Legal Risk for Web and Mobile Accessibility Law & Policy Kathy Wahlbin Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Does My Site Need an Accessibility Certification or Logo? Law & Policy Jeffrey Singleton
Ken Nakata
Elite 1/2
Writing User Stories to Test WCAG 2.1 Success Criteria Law & Policy Ryan Leisinger Platinum 6

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Power of PDF/UA Education Naveesha Maharaj
Sachin Gupta
Orange County 1
OpenUI5 & SAPUI5 - What is in for Accessibility? Education Saraswathi M Orange County 3
Teaching Accessibility and Inclusive Design in Higher Education Curriculum Education Howard Kramer Platinum 5
Optimizing Word & PowerPoint 2019 PDFs in Acrobat Pro DC Education George Joeckel Orange County 2
Providing (In-House) Accessible Digital Math Notes for College Students Education April Bernabeo
Brian Krause
Grand JK
Designing for Cognitive Efficiency Education Glenda Sims Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Be an Accessibility Leader in Your Organization – New Leaders, New Ideas Employment & Workplace Ryan French
Megan Mauney
Lyndsey Minaglia
Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Engaging and Accessible Communication with Office365 Employment & Workplace Anita Mortaloni
Peter Wu
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Fusion and the 8 Things You Must Know Employment & Workplace Eric Damery Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
An Intersectional Approach to Inclusion Advocacy Employment & Workplace Matt May Grand CD
Techniques for Group AT Training of Blind and Low Vision Students Employment & Workplace Harris Rosensweig
Jan Lynch
Grand AB
Applying Accessibility Best Practices to Voice Assistants and Their Actions Entertainment & Leisure Jonathan Avila Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
What Makes One Font More Accessible than Another– Introducing BBC Reith Entertainment & Leisure Gareth Ford Williams
David Bailey
Bruno Maag
Platinum 10
Evaluation of the Eye-01 Augmented Reality Device Independent Living Mitul Mehta Elite 3
A Super Accessible Audioplayer Independent Living Daniel Ainasoja Grand GH
Use Search Features to Enhance Your Daily Life Independent Living Kiran Kaja Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Future of Accessibility Guidelines for Web and ICT Law & Policy Jeanne Spellman
Shawn Lauriat
Elite 1/2
Understanding the User Experience Behind the New WCAG 2.1 Requirements Law & Policy Shawn Henry Platinum 6

Thursday, March 14, 2019

8:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
ARIA-labelledby, ARIA-label, ARIA-describedby on Static Elements Education David MacDonald Orange County 1
Tips for Including People with Disabilities in User Experience Testing Education Gary Aussant Orange County 4
Inclusive Design and Prototyping from Start to Finish Education Jack Nicolai Grand AB
Accessible Highcharts - The Next Chapter Education Ted Gies
Øystein Moseng
Orange County 3
Accessibility Makeover: How Faculty Can Improve Access to STEM Content Education Cynthia Curry
Luis Perez
Platinum 5
Winning at Scale: Accessibility in Design Systems and Design Ops Education Derek Featherstone
Elle Waters
Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Monocle - A Library to Help Make Android Apps More Accessible Education Alastair Craig Orange County 2
Increasing Captioning Accuracy and Efficiency Through AI Education Deone Zell
Li Liu
Tim Tiemann
Grand JK
Microsoft Search: Enabling Everyone to Find What Matters Employment & Workplace Nathan Freier
Sarah Skriloff
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Sociology, Psychology and Disability Simulations Employment & Workplace Job van Achterberg Grand CD
Yahoo Mail: A Case Study In Mobile Accessibility Entertainment & Leisure Kisiah Timmons Platinum 10
Sensor Technology, Gamification, Haptic Interfaces in an Assistive Wearable Independent Living Jarosław Urbański Elite 3
How Thinking of Accessibility First Can Improve the Experience for All Independent Living Karo Caran
Marco Lobato
Shabi Kashani
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Tactile Maps Automated Production (TMAP): Distribution and Training Independent Living Naomi Rosenberg
Greg Kehret
Grand GH
E-Commerce for Document Accessibility Law & Policy Scott Baker Platinum 6
ADA Web Accessibility Lawsuits - 2018 Recap & Steps to Avoid the Risk Law & Policy Jason Taylor
Richard Hunt
Elite 1/2

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Empowering Site Production Teams through Accessibility Ambassador Training Education Brooks Newton Grand JK
Building and Testing a Reusable ARIA Widget Education Harris Schneiderman Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Learn by Doing: Case Study of the Accessibility Labs at Verizon Education Danise Olague
Samantha Soloway
Orange County 1
Design Systems that Supports Inclusive Experiences Education Sarah Pulis
Andrew Arch
Orange County 4
Building an Accessible Math Learning Game: The Railway Hero Case Study Education Wendy Sapp
Steve Noble
Orange County 3
Accessibility Features in the new MathJax Version 3 Education Volker Sorge Platinum 5
The Use of <use> and Other SVG Requirements for Mobile App WebViews Education Adina Halter Orange County 2
Becoming or Hiring an Accessible Technology Coordinator for Higher Ed Employment & Workplace Clint Stoker
Candida Darling
Grand CD
ARIA and Screen Readers: Assessing What Works Employment & Workplace Matt King
James Nurthen
Grand AB
Cognitive Accessibility 103 (Gaming Edition) Entertainment & Leisure Jamie Knight Platinum 10
Anatomy of an Accessible eBook Reader for the Web Entertainment & Leisure Ugi Kutluoglu Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Use of mHealth Technologies by People with Vision Impairment Independent Living Nicole Thompson
John Morris
Elite 3
How Can you Automate your Home for Greater Independence & Convenience? Independent Living Lyndsey Minaglia Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Closed Captions in Google Products Independent Living Olga Prilepova
Henri Fontana
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
“Don’t Make Me Do This!” A Ninja Screen Reader User Implores Web Developers Independent Living Sambhavi Chandrashekar
Carin Headrick
Grand GH
How a Small Accessibility Team Can Deliver Accessible Websites Law & Policy Gary Moulton Platinum 6
Privacy, Ethics & People with Disabilities in the Age of AI Law & Policy Megan Lawrence
Meredith Ringel Morris
Matt Huenerfauth
Shiri Azenkot
Jeffrey Bigham
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
HP Accessibility Toolkit: A Unified Accessibility Requirements Resource Law & Policy Sam Ogami Elite 1/2

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Fusion, JAWS and ZoomText: Let’s Learn and Connect Education Rachel Buchanan Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
The Difference Between Native Mobile and Web Accessibility Testing Education Chris McMeeking
Jennifer Dailey
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Videos to Master Eye Gaze Input for Children with Severe Disabilities Education Katsuhiro Kanamori Orange County 4
Screen Readers and CSS: Going Out of Style (and into Content) Education John Northup
C. B. Averitt
Orange County 1
Inclusive EdTech: Web Components, Documentation and Beyond Education Radina Matic
Devon Rueckner
Platinum 5
An Inclusively Designed Toolkit for Monitoring Technology Accessibility Education Sambhavi Chandrashekar
Amelia Wang
Orange County 3
New Innovations in Science Laboratory Access Tools for the Blind Education Greg Williams Orange County 2
A Suite of Learning Tools to Support Knowledge Retention Education Ginger Dewey
Paul Stisser
Grand JK
Is Document Accessibility Really Cost Prohibitive? Employment & Workplace Sachin Gupta
Tom Wright
Grand CD
Narrator 201: More Productive Email Employment & Workplace Jeff Bishop
Brett Humphrey
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Ways Machine Learning will Impact the Future of Accessibility Employment & Workplace Alistair Garrison Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
PDF Accessibility: What Can and Can’t be Done with Auto-Tagging Employment & Workplace Paul Rayius Grand AB
Accessible Web Platforms for Displaying HTML on Consumer and IoT Devices Entertainment & Leisure Adina Halter
Ramasamy Thalavay Pillai
Platinum 10
How Can Amazon Help you be More Secure in your Home? Independent Living Peter Korn Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Chrome & Chrome OS Accessibility Updates Independent Living Laura Allen
Dominic Mazzoni
Aaron Leventhal
David Tseng
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
WCAG 2.1 for Web Designers Law & Policy Andrew Arch
Sarah Pulis
Platinum 6
There are 2 Sides to Every Story: VPATs Law & Policy Kara Zirkle Elite 1/2
A Policy Proposal to Support Self-Driving Vehicle Accessibility Transportation Julian Brinkley Elite 3

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Impact of Digitalization on Math Learning: Students with Visual Impairments Education Tina Herzberg
Sara Larkin
Susan Osterhaus
Orange County 1
Using the Black Art of Marketing to Sell Accessibility Education Stewart Hay
Andrew Arch
Orange County 4
Teaching Accessibility Topics in Computing Curriculum Education Sheryl Burgstahler
Terrill Thompson
Platinum 5
Achieving and Maintaining Web Accessibility Education Jeffrey Singleton
Ken Nakata
Orange County 3
A New Generation of Techie TVIs: Tech Integration in a Teacher Prep Program Education Neal McKenzie Orange County 2
Math is Finally Accessible, Digital, and Easy with EquatIO Education Paul Brown Grand JK
Emerging CSS Techniques & What They Mean for Accessibility Employment & Workplace Marcy Sutton Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Integrating Accessibility into the Development Process Employment & Workplace Monica Gaines
Michele Van Doozer
Kent Boucher
Grand CD
Accessibility Insights: Quickly Find and Fix Accessibility Issues Employment & Workplace Markus Mielke
Wendy Chisholm
Mark Reay
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Reasonable Accommodation and Assistive Technology in the Workplace Employment & Workplace Brittany Lambert
Sarah Small
Grand AB
Amazon’s Accessible Movies: New devices, New features, Even Better Access! Entertainment & Leisure Peter Korn Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Accessibility in Mobile Apps with Virtual Assistant Integration: Yahoo Mail Entertainment & Leisure Mohit Goenka
Nikita Varma
Platinum 10
Google G Suite Tips & Tricks Independent Living Abigail Klein
Laura D'Aquila
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
CamIO: an App for Audio Labeling of Physical Objects Independent Living James Coughlan Grand GH
Disability Access and the Federal Communications Commission Law & Policy Suzy Rosen Singleton Elite 1/2
ADA and the Internet - Legal Update Law & Policy Tim Springer
Kristina Launey
Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
How W3C Checks Its Specifications for Accessibility Support Law & Policy Michael Cooper Platinum 6
Many Devices, One Standard: Mobile Accessibility with WCAG 2.1 Law & Policy Kathy Wahlbin
Shadi Abou-Zahra
Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Implementing the ATLAS Self-Driving Vehicle Voice User Interface Transportation Julian Brinkley Elite 3

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Evaluating Sign Language Animation through Models of Eye Movements Education Sedeeq Al-khazraji
Matt Huenerfauth
Elite 3
2019 Teach Access Update Education Larry Goldberg
Laura Allen
Dave Moon
Orange County 3
Non-Visual Data Exploration Using Descriptive Statistics Education Ed Summers Orange County 1
Accessible Animation: Redux Education Nat Tarnoff Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Anatomy of a Card: Building Accessible Card Components Education Elizabeth Whitmer
Pavani Gonuguntla
Orange County 4
Comprehensive Use of Accessibility Testing: Example from Penn State Education Michelle McManus
Deniz Aydemir-Doke
Platinum 5
Promoting Braille Literacy with Instant Accessibility Education Andrew Flatres
Peter Tucic
Orange County 2
Pack Up Your AT and Go to College! Education Karen McRitchie
Shari Butler
David Savares
Grand JK
Learning to Ship Products Accessibly Employment & Workplace Peter Korn
JoAnna Hunt
Kelly Curtis
Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
What's New in Office 365 Accessibility Employment & Workplace Anita Mortaloni
Lorena Huang Liu
Jeremy Spurlin
Akshay Bakshi
Jeffrey Kalvass
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
What’s New in ZoomText 2019 Employment & Workplace Eric Damery Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Worth the Investment: Creating Accessible PDF Forms in InDesign Employment & Workplace Michael Parker Grand CD
Incorporating Accessibility Into Testing at Slack Employment & Workplace Sharanya Viswanath
Kirstyn Torio
Kristina Rudzinskaya
Grand AB
The Unassuming Art of Closed Captioning Entertainment & Leisure Chris O'Brien Platinum 10
UX Case Studies: How Google Uses Research to Design Accessible Products Independent Living Melissa Barnhart
Andrea Wong
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Using Android Open Source to Create an Accessible Home Hub Touch-Screen Independent Living Adina Halter
Khevna Khona
Grand GH
What You Need to Know about the Real-Time Text Revolution Law & Policy Suzy Rosen Singleton
Christian Vogler
Linda S. Vandeloop
Elite 1/2
Accessibility as a Lifestyle Change - A Program Office Approach Law & Policy Greg Williams
Ben Allen
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Web Accessibility: A Litigation Perspective Law & Policy Ken Nakata
Nicholas Reiter
Platinum 6

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
A11Y Matters: Effective UX Design Includes Accessibility Education Jim Griesemer
Derek Featherstone
Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Beyond Web Accessibility: Mobile Apps, Apple TV, and other Emerging Devices Education Joe Humbert Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Awareness, Collaboration and Compliance: Sustaining Accessibility at PSU Education Michelle McManus
Binky Lush
Orange County 4
EPUB 101: An Essential Briefing for All Higher Education Professionals Education George Kerscher
Richard Orme
Orange County 1
E-Learning for All: Creating Engaging and Accessible Online Training Education Kevin Gumienny Platinum 5
Defining the Right Accessibility Metrics for Your Business - D2L Case Study Education Tony Kornmeier
Sambhavi Chandrashekar
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Accessible Informal Learning for Deaf Using Mixed Reality: Preliminary Data Education Wendy Dannels Orange County 3
It’s Time for the CCTV to Evolve-a Smart Magnification Tool is Essential Education Eric Beauchamp Orange County 2
Reading, Writing, and Analytics in the Google Environment Education Jason Carroll Grand JK
Eno: Capital One’s Journey to an Accessible AI Assistant Employment & Workplace Casey Smith Grand CD
New Demand for User-Testing from the Disability Community Employment & Workplace Jason Taylor
Joe DiNero
Sharron Rush
Grand AB
Accessibility of Voice-Activated Agents for Deaf or Hard of Hearing Users Entertainment & Leisure Raja Kushalnagar Elite 3
Game Your Way with Xbox Entertainment & Leisure Evelyn Thomas Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
How Big Should Subtitles (Closed Captions) Be? Entertainment & Leisure Edmund White
Nigel Megitt
Platinum 10
Scaling Web Accessibility of the Amazon Shopping Experience Through Tooling Independent Living Joe Cronin Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
What's New with Google Home and Google Assistant Independent Living Kiran Kaja Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
OrCam MyEye in My Life: An Ordinary Day Versus an Extraordinary Day Independent Living Bryan Wolynski
Robin Spinks
Grand GH
Key Factors for an Organizational Strategy for Accessible PDF’s Law & Policy Iacobien Riezebosch
Bram Duvigneau
Platinum 6
Challenges for Accessibility in a Global South Country Law & Policy Manuel Razzari Elite 1/2

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
How to Prioritize Captions at Your University Education Lucy Greco Grand JK
Using Microsoft Word to Author Accessible EPUB 3 Publications Education Richard Orme
Amy Mason
Platinum 5
Telling Images: The Focus/LOCUS Method for Accessible Image Description Education Caroline Desrosiers
Huw Alexander
Orange County 1
The Future of React Native Accessibility– Moving the Ball Forward at Amazon Education Marc Mulcahy Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
WCAG 2.1 and Mobile Accessibility Education Kara VanRoekel Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Innovative Accessibility: Shifting Manual Testing Left to Development Teams Education David Jenkins Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Tools and Techniques for Evaluating Word and PowerPoint Accessibility Education Jonathan Whiting Orange County 4
Three Years of National Web Accessibility Data: What Trends Emerge Education Cyndi Rowland Orange County 3
Building a Sustainable University Document Accessibility Remediation Plan Education Paul Rayius
Robert Starr
Orange County 2
FCC Development of an Open-Source Direct Video-Calling Platform Employment & Workplace David Schmidt
Edwin Torres
Grand CD
Monitoring Accessibility at Capital One: Taking a Risk-Based Approach Employment & Workplace Michael Adams
Mark Penicook
Platinum 6
More than Testing: Careers for People with Disabilities in Accessibility Employment & Workplace Corbb O'Connor
Ryan Strunk
Sudha Rajan
Grand AB
Build an Inclusive Team! Employment & Workplace Karen McRitchie
Desiree Sturdevant
Platinum 10
Tangible Cup for Elderly Social Interaction: Design TUI for & with Elderly Independent Living Way Kiat Bong Elite 3
Boost Productivity with Microsoft Apps on iOS and Android Independent Living Aneetha Jayaraman
Amy DeVries
Aarthi Hatter
Akshay Bakshi
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
It’s All About Data: New Methods and Tools for Accessibility Independent Living David O'Neill
Charlie Pike
Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Product Updates and New Developer Initiatives on Google Play Independent Living Karo Caran
Brandon Barras
Dave Chen
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Leveraging Technology to Create Accessible Documents Independent Living Dennis Quon Grand GH
Think You Know Accessibility Stats? Law & Policy Katie Haritos-Shea
Makoto Ueki
Elite 1/2

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
IBM Corporate Accessibility Education: The Journey into Moodle and Badging Education Lori Southworth
Marc Johlic
Tom Babinszki
Grand JK
Accessibility of WebGL 3D Objects on HTML Canvas Education Rajath Tirumangalam
Amit Singh
Sabariraj Kamaraj
Platinum 6
ARIA – 10 Mistakes to Avoid Education Suman Damera
Denis Boudreau
Preety Kumar
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
How To Easily Incorporate Accessible Widgets within the React IDE Education Bryan Garaventa Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Instructor Provides UDL Lectures Using Sonocent and Microsoft Education Brian Krause
Tiffany Lau
Platinum 5
Integrate Accessibility into Project Planning Using Wireframes Education Rob Carr Orange County 4
The State of Web Accessibility: What We Learned Testing 1,000,000 Homepages Education Jared Smith Orange County 3
A Product Management Perspective of a CCTV Education Eric Beauchamp Orange County 2
Role-Based Accessibility Update: WCAG 2.1 and More Employment & Workplace Bill Tyler Grand AB
Eye Tracking for Apps Employment & Workplace Pete Ansell Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Accessible UX at Amazon: Designing for Blind and Low Vision Users Employment & Workplace JoAnna Hunt
Lyndsey Minaglia
Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Cognitive Accessibility and ADHD: The Wonderful Thing About Tigger… Employment & Workplace Gareth Ford Williams Grand CD
Meet Your Guide: Supporting Capital One’s Enterprise Accessibility Program Employment & Workplace Michael Clark
Mark Penicook
Platinum 10
Global Atlas of People with Profound Intellectual and Multiple Disabilities Independent Living Michal Kosiedowski
Jarosław Urbański
Elite 3
Automated Accessibility Testing for Mobile Independent Living Casey Burkhardt Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Artificial Intelligence at Aira: Next-Gen Research for the Blind Independent Living Greg Stilson
Anirudh Koul
Grand GH
Revised Section 508 - Key Things You Need to Understand! Law & Policy Katie Haritos-Shea Elite 1/2
The Challenges and Successes of Building an Accessibility Program Law & Policy Matt Feldman
Kate McCarthy
Jeff Wissel
Dena Wainwright
Jenn Bennhoff
Platinum 4 (VISPERO)

Friday, March 15, 2019

8:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Promoting Web Accessibility with Organizational Vision Education Daisuke Kobayashi
Yuta Saito
Platinum 6
How Compatible is Dragon for Users? Education Arpana Jain Grand JK
Where Accessibility Lives: Incorporating A11y into your Process and Team Education Derek Featherstone Platinum 8 (LEVEL ACCESS)
Accessible E-Learning: Key Whys and Hows for Building Accessible Training Education Jennifer Chadwick
Lucy Greco
Kevin Gumienny
Orange County 1
Overcoming Platform Accessibility Limitations in Articulate Storyline 360 Education Michael Parker Platinum 5
The Potential of OERs to Meet the Needs of Students with Disabilities Education Jose Blackorby
Tracy Gray
Orange County 4
Validating a Sampling Process for Accessibility Testing of Websites Education Cyndi Rowland
George Joeckel
Orange County 3
Robust, Semantic Solutions to Modern Design Challenges Education Corbb O'Connor
Christina Adams
Orange County 2
WCAG 2.1 Made Easier for Non-Accessibility Professionals Employment & Workplace Bill Tyler Grand AB
Accessible Design and Development in Microsoft Office Employment & Workplace Ben Truelove
Theo Lorrain-Hale
Laura Shih
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Best Practices of Accessibility Statements Employment & Workplace Simon Dermer Platinum 10
Accommodating Employees with Sleep Disorders in the Workplace Employment & Workplace Sarah Small
Brittany Lambert
Grand CD
Survey of User Needs: Use of Emerging ICT by People with Disabilities Independent Living John Morris
Nicole Thompson
Elite 3
Stories From the Front Lines: How Aira is Transforming Lives of Blind Users Independent Living Amy Bernal
Greg Stilson
Grand GH
Are Your Testing Tools Accurate? ACT Rules Provide Transparency Law & Policy Shadi Abou-Zahra
Wilco Fiers
Mary Jo Mueller
Elite 1/2

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Communication App for Children with Hearing and Developmental Difficulties Education Kuniomi Shibata
Akira Hattori
Sayaka Matsumoto
Elite 3
Automating New and Improved United States Government Requirements Education Preety Kumar Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Introductory Selection Methods for Low Vision Assistive Technology Devices Education Manami Christie Okoshi Orange County 1
Using Scenery and the Parallel DOM to Support Accessible Web Applications Education Jesse Greenberg
Michael Kauzmann
Emily Moore
Grand JK
Accessibility with People with Disabilities Through Effective User Research Education David Sloan
Sarah Horton
Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Maybe AAA is Not So Bad? Education Gerard Cohen Platinum 6
Developing Web Accessibility Educational Resources with W3C WAI Education Shawn Henry
Brent Bakken
Eric Eggert
Platinum 5
Accessible Excel Spreadsheets for Screen Reader Users Education Jinhee Choo Orange County 3
Improving Spoken Rendering of Text by AT: Continuing Progress Education Markku Hakkinen Orange County 4
Tactile Graphics in Minutes Education John Gardner Orange County 2
Survey Results on Impact of Certifications for Accessibility Professionals Employment & Workplace Samantha Evans
Denis Boudreau
Katie Haritos-Shea
Thomas Logan
Grand CD
Moving to the Cloud Achieved Better Adoption, Shorter Cycles, & Compliance Employment & Workplace Phill Jenkins
Lori Southworth
Tom Brunet
Grand AB
Windows 10 Accessibility – What’s New in 2019 Employment & Workplace Jeff Petty
Carolina Hernandez
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Creating Great Accessibility Experiences on iOS Employment & Workplace Chris Fleizach Platinum 10
Tapping into the Future with VoiceView & Braille on Fire Tablets Entertainment & Leisure Marc Mulcahy
Bryce Theobald
Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Commodity Hardware & Custom Software for Individuals with Disability Independent Living Leighanne Jarvis Grand GH
Tips for Communicating with Gmail, Hangouts Meet and Hangouts Chat Independent Living Matt Millett
Roger Benz
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
The European Web Accessibility Directive Explained and Illustrated Law & Policy Iacobien Riezebosch
Bram Duvigneau
Elite 1/2

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Taking a Book from Mind to Market: Accessible Publishing via Amazon Kindle Education Jamal Mazrui Platinum 2 (AMAZON)
Vispero in Education - Affordable Software for Students Education Mike Wood Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Is it Text, or is it Math? Accessible Mixed Content STEM Writing Support Education Steve Noble
Dan Brown
Sam Dooley
Orange County 1
Accessibility for Developers: Developing Functional Requirements Education Scott Chandler Grand JK
Institutional Repository Accessibility: An Analysis of Library Software Education Brian McNeilly Platinum 5
WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool – What's New and What's in Store? Education Jared Smith Orange County 4
Web Accessibility Error Patterns in 2019 Education Karl Groves
John Watts
Orange County 3
Aira Technology: Poised to Empower College Success for Blind Students Education Amy Bernal
Greg Stilson
Anirudh Koul
Orange County 2
Annotating Design Comps to Address Accessibility Employment & Workplace John Foliot Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Accessibility Ecosystem in Emerging Markets : Overview of a Decade in India Employment & Workplace Ramachandran Puthukode G. Grand AB
Map Accessibility Employment & Workplace JoAnn Rautio
Kim Wee
Grand CD
Accessibility — Putting People First in the Software Development Lifecycle Employment & Workplace Stacy Carston Sporie
Rob Kaul
Platinum 6
Employment: Ensure Accessibility of E-learning and Other Training Materials Employment & Workplace Brook Sexton
Oliver Langmo
Elite 3
Turning Engineers into Accessibility Champions Employment & Workplace Jennison Asuncion
Glenn Cueto
Oliver Tse
Platinum 10
LiveWell RERC – Update on Emerging ICT Developments for Independent Living Independent Living Frank DeRuyter
Leighanne Jarvis
Mike Jones
John Morris
Grand GH
What’s New with Seeing AI: Talking Camera App for the Blind Community Independent Living Saqib Shaikh Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Android for Users with Motor Impairments Independent Living Anna Galusza
Matthew Crain
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Explaining the Revised Section 508 Standards Law & Policy Bruce Bailey
Timothy Creagan
Kathy Eng
Elite 1/2

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
The Accessible Math Classroom with Desmos Education Stephen Clower
Jason Merrill
Orange County 1
Implementing New EdTech: Engaging Students with Audio Note Taking Software Education Brian Krause
Dave Tucker
Grand JK
Making Existing E-learning Accessible Education Kevin Gumienny Platinum 5
Application Theming the Accessible Way Education Melissa Brooks Orange County 3
Changing the Culture of Corporate Accessibility Training Education Kris Anne Kinney Orange County 4
Accessibility in Single Page Applications: One Year Later Education C. B. Averitt Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Real-Time Animated Tactile Graphics with the Graphiti Education Ken Perry
Venkatesh Chari
Orange County 2
AT Hackathons: Solving Real-World Accessibility Problems in 24 Hours Employment & Workplace Gary Aussant Grand AB
Microsoft Teams: One Place Your Team Needs for Inclusive Communications! Employment & Workplace Rekha Patel Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Accessibility Checkpoints Within a Kaiser Permanente App Product Launch Employment & Workplace Michael Temple
Christian Young
Vita Zavoli
Grand CD
Achieving Inclusive Accessibility Thinking Without Sticks or Carrots Employment & Workplace Emma Pratt Richens Platinum 6
Bringing Accessibility to the Ember.js Framework Employment & Workplace Melanie Sumner Elite 3
Digital Accessibility: Making it Scalable Employment & Workplace Sean Bradley Platinum 10
Accessibility in YouTube TV: A Case Study Entertainment & Leisure Mike Mello
Nadim Raad
Shela Wang
Siyu Song
Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Eye Gaze Technology in Everyday Life for Individuals with Impairments Independent Living Helena Hemmingsson
Maria Borgestig
Grand GH
Evaluating Organizational Readiness for Accessibility Law & Policy Sarah Horton
David Sloan
Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
The Communication Gap Between Buyers and Sellers of Accessible ICT Law & Policy Helen Chamberlain
Ken Salaets
Elite 1/2

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
AAC Access via Two Switch Step Scanning Knowledge and Skill Transfer Education Samuel Sennott
Jessi Gallagher
Russell Javan
Grand JK
CSUN's Master of Science in Assistive Technology Studies & Human Services Education S. Victoria Jaque Orange County 3
RAVI: Reading Assistant for Visually Impaired Education Akashdeep Bansal Orange County 1
Accessibility Training for IT Vendors: A New Model to Reach Accessibility Education Hadi Rangin
Jeane Marty
Platinum 5
Combining Automated Testing Tools with Comprehensive Audits Education Matt Isner Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Building and Maintaining Accessible CMS Platforms and 3rd Party Apps Education Sean Bradley
Kara Franco
Orange County 4
Tactile Graphics: Teacher Perceptions for Students with Visual Impairments Education Ashley Nashleanas
Shari Butler
Jan McSorley
Orange County 2
Inclusive Customer Interviews: Make it Your Friday Task Employment & Workplace Ted Drake
Cheryl Aranha
Grand AB
Narrator in Windows – What’s New in 2019 Employment & Workplace Carolina Hernandez
Doug Geoffray
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Persuading Organizations To Prioritize Accessibility Employment & Workplace Colin Fulton Platinum 10
PEATworks.org: Accessibility Staff Training Resources for Employees Employment & Workplace Josh Christianson
Corinne Weible
Elite 3
Integrating Local and Remote Meeting Participants Employment & Workplace Jay Wyant
Kris Schulze
Platinum 6
Data Verbalization: Accessible Charts and Diagrams Employment & Workplace Doug Schepers Grand CD
A Web of Anxiety: Accessibility for People with Anxiety and Panic Disorders Entertainment & Leisure David Swallow Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
Multi-Modality for Inclusivity in Digital Interactions Independent Living Charudatta Jadhav Grand GH
What's New in Chrome DevTools Independent Living Rob Dodson Platinum 9 (GOOGLE)
Do State Policies Increase Public Websites’ Accessibility? Law & Policy Mark Pope
George Joeckel
Elite 1/2

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Reading, Writing, Arithmetic: Experiences of US Students with Disabilities Education Michele A. Williams Orange County 2
Inter-Professional AT Education Program to Expand Graduate Student Learning Education Kelsey Hall Orange County 3
How to Ensure Your Critical User Flows Remain Accessible Education Wilco Fiers Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Visual Perception: Interactive Multimedia Game for Psychomotor Development Education Javier Torres Yañez Grand JK
I-Stem: Encouraging Blind Students in India to Learn STEM Education Kartik Sawhney
Venkatesh Potluri
Akashdeep Bansal
Orange County 1
Overcoming Challenges Developing Accessible Online Learning Education Carrie Farraje Orange County 4
Using Accessibility Clinics to Empower and Educate: A Case Study Employment & Workplace Kerry Trout
Jesse Sookne
Ed Summers
Grand AB
Design Archetypes: A Humanized Approach to Accessibility and Inclusivity Employment & Workplace Elizabeth Linnetz
Pat Phalon
Platinum 10
Closing the Accessible Technology Skills Gap Employment & Workplace Josh Christianson
Larry Goldberg
Joiwind Ronen
Grand CD
Crafting an Open Source, Inclusive Design System Employment & Workplace Bo Campbell
Anna Gonzales
Marc Johlic
Elite 3
Emails: How to Make Ancient HTML Accessible Employment & Workplace Stacy Carston Sporie
Rob Kaul
Platinum 6
Modular Gesture Interface for People with Severe Motor Dysfunction Independent Living Ikushi Yoda Grand GH
International Web & Mobile Standards Uptake Including Developing Countries Law & Policy Judy Brewer
Shadi Abou-Zahra
RuoXi Ran
Elite 1/2

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Building Empathy: AT&T’s Accessibility Awareness Lab Education Crystal Baker Orange County 2
Tech Tools for Academic Success: A Student-Focused AT Self-Assessment Education Kim Saccio-Kent Orange County 3
We are Authors! Alternative Approaches to Writing Education Katherine Sween
Debra Krausse
Grand JK
Accessible Ordering and Matching Assessments from McGraw-Hill Education Education Emilie Berglund
Lin Mahoney
Orange County 1
The Importance of Pause, Stop, Hide Education Shell Little Orange County 4
Custom Rules to Tailor Accessibility Testing for an Enterprise Organization Education Mark Penicook
Travis Marasca
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Talking to Engineers About Accessibility Employment & Workplace Colin Fulton Grand AB
Accessibility Team of Zero: Accessible Products Without a Dedicated Team Employment & Workplace Melissa Brooks Platinum 10
The Intersection of Design and Accessibility Employment & Workplace Jesse Hausler Grand CD
Update on the Accessible Canada Act Bill C-81, a Proposed Law Law & Policy David MacDonald Elite 1/2