COD

  • CSUN Assistive Technology Conference Logo

    The Premier AT Conference

Sessions

Search Sessions
Day  |   |   | 

Sessions Quick Guide

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Learning Mathematics with Low Vision (LV) Education Wayne Dick
James Allen
Orange County 2
Building An Accessible Culture In Higher Education Education Esther Brandon
Sarah Ferguson
Platinum 6
Longitudinal CSU System Student Disabilities Trends Education Lesley Farmer
Alan Safer
Orange County 3
A Quick Path to Web Accessibility and Avoiding Liability Education Jeff Singleton
Ken Nakata
Grand D
Inclusive Research Design and Cognitive Disability Education Emily Tanis
Julian Wang
Grand GH
Requirements of Immersive VR Contents for Low Vision Education Takahiro Miura Elite 3
Why Keyboard-Only Access Matters in an Age of Mobile Devices Employment & Workplace Alan Cantor Grand A
Accessibility Testing Design Systems Employment & Workplace Tyler Krupicka
Kendall Gassner
Adam Dierkens
Andrew Lisowski
Grand B
Beyond Compliance: Inclusion is an Innovation Imperative Employment & Workplace Frances West Elite 2
Accessibility Monitoring of Interactive User Flows Employment & Workplace David O'Neill
Chase Aucoin
Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Accessibility at Microsoft Employment & Workplace Jenny Lay-Flurrie Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
How an Online Retailer Made their Shopify Website Accessible Employment & Workplace Chris Werely
Joe DiNero
Grand C
Managing Risk Within ADA Employment & Workplace Fatima Bonner
Carin Coates
Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Audio Description on Immersive Content: Viewer Experience Entertainment & Leisure Sonali Rai
Alison Long
Platinum 10
Dynamic Web Content Automated Accessibility Evaluation Independent Living Trevor Bostic Grand JK
New Accessibility Products & Features from Google Independent Living Laura Allen
Kyndra LoCoco
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
FCC Rules: Accessible Video Programming for the Blind Law & Policy Will Schell Elite 1
Accessible Communication for Everyone: A Community Effort Law & Policy David Schmidt
Reeta Singh
Orange County 1
Document Accessibility Infrastructure to Avoid Litigation Law & Policy Dennis Quon Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Build Accessible Experiences Using React Carbon Components Law & Policy Brent Shiver Platinum 9
2019 Accessibility Trends Law & Policy Preety Kumar Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
A New Way for the Scalable Indoor Wayfinding Project Transportation Sze Fung Wong
Chan Yau Chong
Orange County 4

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Remote Internship Supervision for Assistive Technology Education Kevin Hollinger
Molly Pasley
Orange County 2
Engaging Employees at a Major Tech Company Education Samantha Soloway Grand D
Publishers Faceoff to Prove the Accessibility of their EPUB Education George Kerscher
Charles LaPierre
Rachel Comerford
Jonathan Thurston
Platinum 6
Accessible EDU Media: Learn about DCMP's Free Library & DIY Education Kyle Sisk Orange County 3
What's New with Able Player? Education Terrill Thompson Platinum 9
Agile Accessibility for Good Employment & Workplace Dylan Barrell Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Building Inclusive and Accessible Design Systems at LinkedIn Employment & Workplace Nate Whitson
Gilbert Hernandez
Elite 2
The Flip Side of Accessibility: Accommodation Employment & Workplace Alan Cantor Grand A
What's New in Microsoft Office 365 and Window's 10 Employment & Workplace Anita Mortaloni
Carolina Hernandez
Manika Malhotra
Alison Oberg
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Sprint Accessibility: The Trek from Niche to Key Contributor Employment & Workplace Barbara Garcia
Mark Tauscher
Grand C
Pipeline to Accessibility: Implementing Enablement In Software Deployment Employment & Workplace Lindsay Helbing Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Live Audio Descriptions for 360-Degree Video: Best Practices Entertainment & Leisure James Herndon
Chancey Fleet
Platinum 10
Creating an Accessible Escape Room Entertainment & Leisure Matt Feldman Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Alexa, Do You See Me? Entertainment & Leisure Gabriella Wojtanowski
Christian Vogler
Raja Kushalnagar
Elite 3
mRehab: Advancing Accessible Mobile Rehabilitation Independent Living Frank DeRuyter
Mike Jones
John Morris
Grand JK
Amazon at Home & on the Go: What's New, Improved, and Improving Independent Living Peter Korn
Sarah Caplener
Joe Cronin
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
One Blind Mum: Smart Technology as an Enabler for Parenthood Independent Living Emma Tracey
Robin Spinks
Grand B
What's New in Android Accessibility Independent Living Phil Weaver Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Technology First Statewide Movement Independent Living Emily Tanis
Marc Tasse
Grand GH
Testing 101: Beyond Accessibility Checkers Independent Living Jen Goulden
Aimee Ubbink
Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Accessibility Conformance Test (ACT) Rules for WCAG Law & Policy Mary Jo Mueller
Wilco Fiers
Shadi Abou-Zahra
Elite 1
Retrofitting Captions Compliance Law & Policy Joe Devon
Nick Schilling
Michael Mistak
Orange County 1
Uber the Future of Accessible Urban Mobility Transportation Malcom Glenn Orange County 4

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Teach Access - 2020 Update Education Kate Sonka
Larry Goldberg
Steve Ewell
Laura Allen
Emily Tanis
Grand JK
Automaticity in Communication for a Visually Impaired Child Education Deena Kennedy Orange County 2
Dyslexia Myths and What’s Really Going on in Gareth's Head Education Gareth Ford Williams
Bruno Maag
Grand D
Breaking Alt Text “Rules” for a Better Learning Experience Education Laura Ciporen Orange County 3
4 Design Behaviors to Prevent Most Accessibility Issues Education Lori Neff
Chris Hansen
Thomas VanValkenburg
Platinum 9
Creating Digital and Accessible Math for Diverse Learners Education Jason Carroll Orange County 4
Strategies and Approaches to Inclusive Research Design Education Cathy Bodine
Jutta Treviranus
Ariel Schwartz
Grand GH
Multi-Disciplinary AT Team in Singapore Employment & Workplace Ivan Tan Grand A
What's New in JAWS for Windows 2020 Employment & Workplace Eric Damery Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
What's New in Axe - 2020 Edition Employment & Workplace Wilco Fiers
Chris McMeeking
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Adobe Accessibility Town Hall Employment & Workplace Andrew Kirkpatrick Elite 2
A Race with No Finish Line: Innovation in Accessibility Employment & Workplace Mary Bellard Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Digital Accessibility: The How, What, and Why Employment & Workplace Keith Bundy Grand C
Building the Best Digital Experiences Starts with Inclusive User Profiles Employment & Workplace Dani Camous Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Accessibility for Electronic Music Creation Entertainment & Leisure Nat Tarnoff Platinum 10
Usability Study of Blind Foundation's Alexa Library Skill Entertainment & Leisure Jarek Beksa
Sara Chin
Elite 3
“Accessibility Natives” - Growing up Expecting Access Independent Living Marc Mulcahy
Robin Spinks
Gregg Vanderheiden
Dena Wainwright
Peter Korn
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Review of Accessible Mobile Form Filler Apps Independent Living Jule Ann Lieberman Grand B
What's New with Google Home & Google Assistant Independent Living Kiran Kaja Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Comparing ICT A11Y Standards: Revised Sec 508 and EN 301 549 Law & Policy Sailesh Panchang
Susanna Laurin
Mark Urban
Orange County 1
Future-Proof Your Accessibility Program Law & Policy Scott Baker
Dennis Quon
Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Testing PDFs for Accessibility and Standards Conformance Law & Policy Paul Rayius Elite 1

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Translating Maps and Geographic Data to Non-Visual Formats Education Elizabeth J Pyatt Orange County 2
Accessible Visualizations: Maps, Annotations, and Sparklines Education Ted Gies
Øystein Moseng
Grand D
Growing Online Course Accessibility into a Scalable Practice Education Mike Brooks
Sonya Woods
Matt Farley
Platinum 6
Empowering Students of All Abilities w/ Free Microsoft Tools Education Rachel Berger Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Automating Image Description Creation via Machine Learning Education Ender Tekin Orange County 3
Lessons from Using Free Accessibility Testing Tools Education Lyssa Prince Platinum 9
Designing an Online Course that is Accessible to All Education Sheryl Burgstahler Orange County 4
Techniques for More Efficient WCAG Website Testing Employment & Workplace Bill Tyler Grand C
Meet Axe Pro Employment & Workplace Dylan Barrell
Harris Schneiderman
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Expand Your Outreach with an Accessibility Champions Program Employment & Workplace Ted Drake Elite 2
Master Class in Designing for Accessibility Employment & Workplace Jules Doyle
JoAnna Hunt
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Complex Visualizations and WCAG 2.1 with IBM Carbon Employment & Workplace Michael Gower Grand A
Leveraging RPA in Accessibility Employment & Workplace Jerry Wagner
Mario Munoz
Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Smart-Speakers: Potential for Access to Literary Works Entertainment & Leisure Jarek Beksa Platinum 10
A Timing Determination Method for Audio Descriptions Entertainment & Leisure Manon Ichiki Elite 3
LiveWell RERC – 2020 Update on Emerging ICT Developments Independent Living Frank DeRuyter
Mike Jones
Nicole Thompson
Tracey Wallace
Grand JK
Conversational Agents for People with Cognitive Disabilities Independent Living Clayton Lewis
Cathy Bodine
Grand GH
Google G Suite Updates on Gmail, Docs, Drive, and Other Apps Independent Living Roger Benz Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Multiplatform Text-To-Speech Applications Independent Living Ferran Gállego Grand B
The Democratization of Accessibility: SMB Compliance Independent Living Matt Hempel Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
U.S. Access Board and GSA Answer Questions About §508 Law & Policy Timothy Creagan
Bruce Bailey
Michael Horton
Orange County 1
JAWS Kiosk: What Is It And When Would I Use It? Law & Policy Ryan Jones Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Website and Document Accessibility Errors You Can Fix Now Law & Policy Paul Rayius
Jacob Riff
Elite 1

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Quest for the Holy Grail: Publishers Making Math Accessible Education Charles LaPierre
George Kerscher
Prashant Verma
Platinum 6
Automated Word Bubbling for Literacy in VI Students Education Tommy Szalapski Orange County 3
Making Audio and Video Media Accessible – W3C WAI Guidance Education Shawn Lawton Henry
Brent Bakken
Orange County 2
LinkedIn’s Accessibility Journey Education Eleanor Hamm
Rae Hinton
Platinum 9
Document Accessibility: Risks and Solutions Education Paul Rayius
Rachel Kruzel
Orange County 4
The Responsibility of Making the Internet More Accessible Employment & Workplace Nir Horesh
Rotem Rosensweig
Grand C
Accessibility Buy In When It's Hard to Come By Employment & Workplace Sara Hughes Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Accessible Image Manipulation Employment & Workplace Stephen Om
Lalitha Nandanavanam
William Stanton
Grand A
CSS Display Properties Versus HTML Semantics Employment & Workplace Adrian Roselli Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Common Mistakes Engaging People With Disabilities Employment & Workplace Samuel Proulx Grand D
Top Ten Topics to Know about Web Accessibility Employment & Workplace Marianne (Mian) Castano Bishop
Wendee Fiorillo
Sangeetha Sivaramakrishnan
Kyle Smith
Elite 2
Accessibility for Gaming Consoles and Streaming Devices Entertainment & Leisure Sarah Schaidt Platinum 10
Implementing ‘The Enclosing Dark’: A VR Auditory Adventure Entertainment & Leisure Aaron Gluck Elite 3
Adventures in Advocacy Independent Living JoAnna Hunt
Charli Riggle
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Different Phases of Accessibility Testing Independent Living Poonam Tathavadkar
Sagar Barbhaya
Grand JK
Lookout App: Helping Blind Users Understand Physical Spaces Independent Living Yu Zhong
Andreina Reyna
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Breaking New Ground with Microsoft Soundscape Independent Living Jarnail Chudge Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Building a Culture of Digital Inclusion at Scotiabank Independent Living Monica Ackermann Grand B
What Trends are Happening in Document Accessibility? Independent Living Ligia Mora Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
User Interface Design Features of Five Social Media Apps Independent Living Cathy Bodine
Jim Sandstrum
Grand GH
Novel Ways to Influence Design for Inclusive Solutions Law & Policy Charu Pandhi Elite 1
Section 508 Accessibility Through the Acquisition Lifecycle Law & Policy Betsy Sirk
John Sullivan
Orange County 1
The Return on Investment of Accessibility Law & Policy Greg Williams Platinum 3 (DEQUE)

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Multimodal Charts, Graphs and Maps for STEM Learning Education Ed Summers Orange County 2
Using “Big” Data to Understand and Address Web Accessibility Education Jared Smith Grand D
IT Procurement: Accessibility as a Functional Criterion Education Hadi Rangin
Jean Ducrot
Platinum 6
3D Printing as an Inclusive Tool for People with Sight Loss Education Caroline Karbowski
Mahadeo Sukhai
Orange County 3
Creating Sustainable Mobile Accessibility Programs Education Chris McMeeking Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Applying a Universal Design Framework for Accessible IT Education Sheryl Burgstahler Orange County 4
Accessibility and Inclusive Design: A Field Guide for Designers Education Rob Huddleston Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Be an Accessibility Leader in Your Organization Employment & Workplace Peter Korn
Kara Kytle
Juliana Tarpey
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
40 Minute Audit: Accessibility Gotchas Employment & Workplace Hans Hillen Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
PDF Documents – What’s New From Adobe Employment & Workplace Rob Haverty Elite 2
Leveraging the Insights of Employees with Diverse Abilities Employment & Workplace Brent Shiver Platinum 9
VoiceOver on the Mac: Tips for Efficiency and Productivity Employment & Workplace Ryan Dour Grand A
Develop & Deploy: Accessible Email & Document Templates Employment & Workplace Jennie Delisi
Jay Wyant
Grand C
What's New for Windows Narrator Employment & Workplace Doug Geoffray
Carolina Hernandez
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Large US Bank Tackles Document Accessibility Employment & Workplace Doug Koppenhofer
Birkir Gunnarsson
Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Screen Reader Support For Interactive Designs in Mobile Apps Entertainment & Leisure Kisiah Timmons Platinum 10
NVDA’s 2020 Insight Independent Living Quentin Christensen
Michael Curran
Reef Turner
James Boreham
Grand GH
Accessibility in the Agile World Independent Living Poonam Tathavadkar Grand JK
A11y UX Research: From Stakeholder Buy-In to Delivery Independent Living Emily Fritz
Melissa Barnhart
Shannon Holloway
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Supporting People with Multiple Disabilities in Emergencies Independent Living Michal Kosiedowski Grand B
Infrastructure-less Indoor Navigation for Visually Impaired Independent Living Yang Tao Elite 3
Applied AI in Accessibility Tools for Design and Development Law & Policy Charu Pandhi Elite 1
Section 508 ICT Testing Baseline Law & Policy Robert Baker
John Sullivan
Michael Horton
Katherine Eng
Orange County 1

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Access for All: New Approach to Tech Teaching and Evaluation Education Yue-Ting Siu Orange County 2
Implementing Accessibility Organization Wide Education Elizabeth Barker
Kat McLaurin
James Gable
Brian Tosky
Platinum 9
Accessibility Monitoring and Benchmarking Education Sachin Gupta
Mark Steadman
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Web Accessibility Policy Enactment in K-12 Education Natalie Shaheen Platinum 6
Automatically Retrieving Accessible Scholarly Articles Education Brian McNeilly Grand D
Empowering Independence: Learn Fusion, JAWS, & ZoomText Education Rachel Buchanan Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Students with Visual Impairments & Computer-Based Assessment Education Tina Herzberg
Susan Osterhaus
Jan McSorley
Corey Fauble
Orange County 3
Creating a Culture of Accessibility: Overcoming Obstacles Education Matt Robinson
Anthony Fernando
Orange County 4
Making Artificial Intelligence Inclusive for Hiring and HR Employment & Workplace Corinne Weible
Jutta Treviranus
Grand C
It Takes a Village: Raising a Teenaged Application Employment & Workplace Joshua Harrison Elite 2
Rebuilding Workday Tables for Accessibility Employment & Workplace Simon Keating
Ivan Stynes
David Sexton
Grand A
New Microsoft Edge Web Browser Based on Chromium Open Source Employment & Workplace Rory Fairweather
Virender Singh
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Accessibility Inclusion for Hackathons Entertainment & Leisure John Herzog
Jason Hester
Platinum 10
An Affordable TTS Development Option for Other Languages Independent Living Hoai Phuc Dang
Benedict La Hkun
Grand GH
Alexa and Voice Technology: A Tool for Greater Inclusion Independent Living David Clarke
Robin Spinks
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
How to Train your Dragon (NaturallySpeaking) Independent Living Sarah Pulis
Andrew Arch
Grand JK
Designing A11y on Chrome OS: Automatic Clicks Case Study Independent Living Jason Wang Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
RNIB Gold Standard: Not Just About the WCAG Guidelines Independent Living Chris Treanor Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Inclusively Designed Healthcare Empowers Patients Independent Living Adi Latif Grand B
Navigational Aid Use by Individuals with Visual Impairments Independent Living Zeynep Başgöze Elite 3
Consultant and Company: Building Web Accessibility Together Law & Policy Sharon Rosenblatt
Dana Marlowe
Andrew La Roche
Elite 1
Enhancing Your Product’s Accessibility Conformance Reports Law & Policy Elizabeth Whitmer
Rebecca Knoll
Orange County 1

Thursday, March 12, 2020

8:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
ChattyBook: Making Accessible STEM E-Books Is Easy! Education Katsuhito Yamaguchi
Toshihiro Kanahori
Orange County 2
Solving the Notetaker’s Dilemma with Student Feedback Education Dave Tucker
Patrice Wheeler
Platinum 6
Introducing ARRM: A Framework to Fight Accessibility Apathy Education Denis Boudreau
Bill Tyler
Sean Kelly
Grand D
Multimodal Magic Education Matthew Nupen
Lisa Wadors
Orange County 3
What's New with Literacy Technology in the Leap Year? Education Jason Carroll Orange County 4
Accessible Learning Journey at JPMorgan Chase Employment & Workplace Zhiyang "Zack" Zheng
Jason Andryscik
Platinum 9
Are you a CAD (Certified Audio Describer)? Employment & Workplace Joel Snyder
Deborah Fels
Grand AB
Personalised Technical Accessibility Training: A Case Study Employment & Workplace Allison Ravenhall Grand C
Work Hands-Free with Cortana, Microsoft's Digital Assistant Employment & Workplace Alison Oberg Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Morphic - Making Computers Easier to Understand and Use Employment & Workplace Gregg Vanderheiden Elite 2
A Web of Anxiety: Is a Little Tension a Good Thing? Entertainment & Leisure David Swallow Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Accessibility Jeopardy! Entertainment & Leisure Tyrone Mitchell
Elizabeth Linnetz
Platinum 10
Challenges of Creating an Accessible Bottom Sheet Component Independent Living Cody Olsen
Tor-Martin Storsletten
Grand GH
Accessibility in Android Messages, Duo, Phone, and Fi Independent Living Mike Mello
Annie Mui
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
A11y, AI & Machine Learning: Opportunities & Threats Independent Living Christopher W. Land
Santina Croniser
Grand JK
Survey of User Needs for Wireless Devices: Key Findings Independent Living Nathan Moon
Salimah LaForce
Elite 3
Web Accessibility & the Customer Experience: Best Practices at Capital One Independent Living Annie Fischer Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Curb Cuts for Elections: Making Voting Accessible to All Law & Policy Whitney Quesenbery
Christopher Patten
Elite 1
European A11Y Feud – A Fun Family Quiz Law & Policy Eric Eggert
Wilco Fiers
Orange County 1

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
The Accessibility Challenges of Single Page Applications Education Seth Kane Platinum 9
Screen Readers and Read Aloud Technologies in Assessments Education Elizabeth Barker
James Gable
Orange County 2
Using Automation to Test UI Components for Accessibility Education Harris Schneiderman Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Assistive Technology Use in Higher Education in Ireland Education Aoife McNicholl Platinum 6
Use Built-In AI to Improve Your Writing and Content Design Education Allison Dods Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
7 Lessons Learned for Sustaining Accessibility in Higher Ed Education Nate Evans
Phil Deaton
Grand D
Educational Technology and Students with Visual Impairments Education Mahadeo Sukhai Orange County 3
Tech-Based Camp Experiences for Students with Disabilities Education Tamitha Tidwell Orange County 4
PWD in Management: Breaking Our Own Glass Ceilings Employment & Workplace Sudha Rajan
Corbb O'Connor
Ryan Strunk
Grand AB
The Social Model of Disability and Accessibility Training Employment & Workplace Michael Mathews Grand C
Email Accessibility: How to Build Inclusive Emails Employment & Workplace Elizabeth Linnetz Elite 2
Emerging Technologies: Finding Accessibility Gaps Entertainment & Leisure Joshue O Connor Platinum 10
Movies, Music, Books and More With VoiceView on Fire Tablets and TVs Independent Living Josh Miele Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Using Search Features to Enhance Your Daily Life Independent Living Kiran Kaja Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Design of an Audio Navigation Application for Blind People Independent Living Hugo Furtado Grand GH
Beyond Standards: A Holistic Approach to Accessibility Independent Living Rachael Bradley Montgomery Grand JK
Towards Accessible Audio Labeling of 3D Objects Independent Living James Coughlan
Brandon Biggs
Elite 3
Banking for Humanity: Coding for Accessibility Success at Capital One Independent Living Amber Rutherford Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Neuro-Cognitive Usability Studies: A How To Guide Law & Policy David Fazio Elite 1
Best Practices for Third-Party Accessibility Evaluations Law & Policy Dena Wainwright
Kurt Mattes
Don Evans
Matt Feldman
Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
VPAT and Accessibility Statements for International Markets Law & Policy Mitchell Evan Orange County 1
A Bank’s Journey to Accessible Transaction Documents Law & Policy Dennis Quon
Kathy Lovell
Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Shifting the SPED Transition Paradigm w/FREE AI-Based Tech Education Steve Keisman Orange County 4
Accessibility Applied to SCRUM Education Michael Fairchild Platinum 9
Technology Training at the VA Connecticut Blind Rehab Center Education Sarah Bowman
Drew Metzger
Orange County 2
Accessibility in CPR and First Aid Training Education Michelle Reneau
Mandy Walsh
Platinum 6
Technology Innovations in Universal Design for Learning Education Jennifer Yu
Jose Blackorby
Grand D
Turning Math Content into Accessible Documents with MathJax Education Volker Sorge Orange County 3
Inclusive & Universal: 2 Sides of the Same Design Coin? Education Aparna Pasi
Denis Boudreau
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Guidelines and Done? Adding an Accessibility Authoring Guide Employment & Workplace Michael Mathews Grand C
A Guide to Inclusive and Accessible Events Employment & Workplace Santina Croniser
Fen Slattery
Grand AB
Empowering Everyone with Microsoft 365 Accessibility Employment & Workplace Alison Oberg Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Using Empathy to Alleviate Remediation Frustration Employment & Workplace Taylor Anne Snook Elite 2
Accessibility Regression with Protractor in less than 30 Minutes Employment & Workplace Sean Adams
Mark Penicook
Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Sony and Accessibility Entertainment & Leisure Mike Nejat Platinum 10
Chrome & Chrome OS Accessibility Updates Independent Living Laura Allen
Dominic Mazzoni
Kara Booker
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Lessons Learned From Developing Accessible Kiosks Independent Living Matt Ater Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Aira Access: Powering Accessibility for Blind Consumers Independent Living Troy Otillio
Ted Drake
Grand GH
Supporting Interaction of People with PIMD Using ICT Independent Living Michal Kosiedowski Grand JK
Enabling Individuals with Impaired Speech to Use Alexa Independent Living Sara Smolley Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Trusted Tester Certification Tips for Success Law & Policy Ann Marie Davis
Andrew Nielson
Orange County 1
How Dark Patterns Impact People with Disabilities Law & Policy Joe Devon
Michael Mistak
Elite 1
E-Commerce for Document Accessibility Law & Policy Scott Baker Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Mobile Map Tool with Customizable Audio-Tactile Effects Transportation Masaki Matsuo Elite 3

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Chart Sonification for All: Accessible Multimodal Graphs Education Bruce Walker
Øystein Moseng
Orange County 4
Accessibility of Custom UI Components Education Vinod Tiwari
Bora Eryilmaz
Platinum 6
4 Years of National Web Accessibility Data: Status & Trends Education Cyndi Rowland
George Joeckel
Grand D
Designing for Accessibility: Tips & Techniques Education Jack Nicolai
Cameron Cundiff
Platinum 9
Braille Adaptive Devices: The Past, Present, and Future Education Andrew Flatres
Peter Tucic
Orange County 3
Managing Digital Accessibility Risk: Governance and Action Employment & Workplace Sean Adams
Mark Penicook
Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
What’s New in ZoomText and Fusion 2020 Employment & Workplace Eric Damery Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Creating Accessible Drag & Drop Experiences Employment & Workplace Connie Nguyen
Sam Smith
Orange County 2
Amplifying your Accessibility with Better Authoring Tools Employment & Workplace Hidde de Vries
Shadi Abou-Zahra
Judy Brewer
Grand C
7 Common Digital Accessibility Pitfalls and How to Fix Them Employment & Workplace Parker Bettis
Daniel Eggimann
Suman Damera
Cliff Jurkiewicz
Grand AB
Microsoft Windows 10 Accessibility for People with Low Vision Employment & Workplace Carolina Hernandez
Jeremy Curry
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Human Centered Design Driving Accessibility at IBM Employment & Workplace Marc Johlic Elite 2
Making a Mixed Reality Robot Invasion Game More Accessible Entertainment & Leisure James Everett Platinum 10
Trouble Using Your Hands? Read, Watch & Listen With Amazon’s Switch Access Independent Living Ryan French Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Improving Automatic Speech Recognition Independent Living Bob MacDonald Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Respecting User Preferences on the Web Independent Living Eric Eggert Grand GH
Remediation Challenges: Files That Don't Fit Inside the Box Independent Living Jen Goulden
Aimee Ubbink
Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Transcending the Limits of Assistive Technology Independent Living Mark Hakkinen
Leonie Watson
Jason White
Matt King
Grand JK
GuideCall: Video Call-Based Remote Assistance for Blind Users Independent Living Vinod Namboodiri Elite 3
Metrics Reporting for Accessibility Programs Law & Policy Greg Williams Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Cognitive Accessibility Crash Course and WCAG 2.2 Update Law & Policy David Fazio Elite 1
Digital Accessibility Guidelines Redesigned for Modern Needs Law & Policy Jeanne Spellman
Shawn Lauriat
Orange County 1

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Powerful Insights from AAC Users Challenge AAC Practice Education David Niemeijer Orange County 4
Stria: Students Creating the Future of Blind Accessibility Education Max Shen
Pranav Ram
Wesley Shapiro
Noah Tavares
Orange County 2
OK ARIA! Role=feed is Here & It’s not Ready for Primetime Education Sathish Kumar Platinum 9
Digital Accessibility Programs at Colleges– Proven Strategies Education Rob Eveleigh Platinum 6
Fix Your Error Flows, or Send Me More Spoons Education Shell Little Grand D
Challenges with Chemistry Accessibility for the Blind Education Cary Supalo
Jason White
Volker Sorge
Orange County 3
Building an Inclusive Design Culture Employment & Workplace Stanley Chung
Tyra Dumars
Tori Sepand
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Accessibility: From 1 to 10,000 Employees Employment & Workplace Alex Korchinski
David Sexton
Timothy Hohne
Elite 2
Unpacking Commonly Misunderstood WCAG 2.1 Success Criteria Employment & Workplace Jonathan Avila Grand C
Build Your Own: A Blindness Agency Tackles Accessible CRM Employment & Workplace Aser Tolentino
Megan Tolentino
Grand AB
The Power and Perils of Empathy/Accessibility Labs Employment & Workplace Glenda Sims
John Foliot
Claudio Luis Vera
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Ready, Set, Go: Developing Accessible Mobile Applications Employment & Workplace Emma Twersky
Ila Hur
Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
How 7 Leading Speech Recognition APIs Perform for Captioning Entertainment & Leisure Lily Bond Platinum 10
Android for Users with Motor Impairments Independent Living Matt Crain
James Stout
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Creating Web-Based Auditory Spatial Maps Independent Living Brandon Biggs Grand GH
Document Accessibility 101 Independent Living Ligia Mora Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Mental Health, Technology & You: Better Habits with Microsoft Independent Living Megan Lawrence Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
An Interactive Assistive System for Accessing Smart Home Independent Living Shahinur Alam Grand JK
Overcoming Obstacles to Manual Accessibility Testing Law & Policy Larry Lewis Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Do State Policies Increase Web Accessibility? (2020 Update) Law & Policy Mark Pope
George Joeckel
Elite 1
Digital Accessibility: Expanding to Under-Resourced Regions Law & Policy Judy Brewer
Roy Ran
Orange County 1
Ridesharing Drivers and Persons with Disabilities Transportation Earl Huff Jr Elite 3

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Easy to Understand AAC Resources in English and Spanish Education David Niemeijer Orange County 4
Responsible Responsive Tables: Where Are We Now? Education Hans Hillen Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Accessible Reading Experiences on iOS Education Sommer Panage
Darren Minifie
Orange County 2
Universal Extended Image Descriptions for Publishers Education Evan Yamanishi
Charles LaPierre
Platinum 6
Decoding "Label" and "Name" in WCAG Education Jonathan Whiting Platinum 9
Inclusive by Design: How We do Our Work Matters Education Derek Featherstone Grand D
Creating Accessible Coding Opportunities for All Students Education Janette Barrios
Jordyn Castor
Scott Jaffray
Orange County 3
Gaze Guidance for Captioned Videos for DHH Users Education Sedeeq Al-khazraji Elite 3
A Practical Enterprise Accessibility Program Employment & Workplace Dylan Barrell
Mark Penicook
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Solving Accessibility in a Legacy Product Using React Employment & Workplace Tim Krajewski
Michael Louro
Grand C
Build a Vibrant ERG to Power Inclusive Experiences Employment & Workplace Sagar Barbhaya
Cheryl Aranha
Grand AB
How to Influence People to Champion Accessibility Employment & Workplace Stewart Hay Elite 2
Microsoft Surface: Lessons from the Xbox Adaptive Controller Employment & Workplace Bryce Johnson
Mark Weiser
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Apps Accessibility, Beyond TalkBack & VoiceOver: Yahoo Mail Entertainment & Leisure Mohit Goenka
Nikita Varma
Platinum 10
Personalization to Overcome Cognitive Barriers on the Web Independent Living Roy Ran Grand JK
Audio Descriptions for All Independent Living Daniel Kocmarek
Nate Jones
Evan Meeker
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Power to the User: Google's Approach to Hardware Independent Living Daniel Harbuck Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Accessibility Champions Align Across Digital Platforms Independent Living Alison Carter Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Getting Keyboard Shortcuts Right for Web Applications Independent Living Nischith Bagivalu Manjegowda
Vaishakh Keshava
Ted Drake
Grand GH
Accessible PDF Vs. HTML5: Dispelling the Myth Independent Living Jen Goulden
Scott Baker
Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
Quality Accessibility Conformance Reporting Using the VPAT Law & Policy Mary Jo Mueller
Michele Van Doozer
Orange County 1
The Accessibility Divide in the Mobile Phone Market Law & Policy Salimah LaForce Elite 1

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Descriptions of Charts and Complex Images Made Easy Education Mark Sadecki
Doug Schepers
Orange County 2
Making Accessible Web Animations Education Julie Grundy Orange County 4
Developer Testing for Accessibility Education Mark Steadman
Tony Kornmeier
Jeff Cato
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Accessibility Survey of Popular eLearning Platforms Education Michael Parker Platinum 6
Meet and Present More Inclusively with Microsoft Teams and PowerPoint Education Angelo Liao
Kostas Seleskerov
Shalendra Chhabra
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Multimodal Inputs & Spatial Computing Platform Accessibility Education Tim Stutts Grand D
Wearables and AR and AI Oh My! The Road from Hype to Product Education Robert Panetta Orange County 3
How WCAG 2.1 Relates to Online Switch Access User Experience Education Sambhavi Chandrashekar
Lindsay McCardle
Elite 3
Accessibility in Open-Source Workday Canvas Design System Employment & Workplace Justin Pante
William Stanton
Michael Blume
Platinum 9
Using Mixed Reality to Improve Job Interviewing Skills Employment & Workplace Santiago Bolivar
Nuri Acikgoz
Grand C
Cohesive Instruction, Measured Learning: The Keys to Success Employment & Workplace Mark Nelson Grand AB
Estimating Engineering Effort Towards WCAG Conformance Employment & Workplace Dylan Kario Elite 1
Accessibility for Agencies Employment & Workplace Kevin Rydberg Elite 2
Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3: Automating Accessibility Testing Employment & Workplace Emma Twersky
Ila Hur
Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Accessible Voice and Conversational Interactions Entertainment & Leisure Emma Pratt Richens Platinum 10
Virtual Financial Literacy for Adults with Disabilities Independent Living Chuan Hoh Tan Grand JK
Alexa for Everyone: Innovating with our Customers Independent Living Matt Shin
Bofei Wang
Josh Miele
Josh Tapley
Kara Kytle
Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Android Features for AAC Users and Users with Dementia Independent Living Ajit Narayanan Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Kiosk Accessibility: Understanding the Kiosk User Experience Independent Living Laura Miller
Rachael Bradley Montgomery
Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
An XR Cross-Sensory Navigational Experience of a Playground Independent Living Brandon Biggs Grand GH
2020 Digital Accessibility Legal Update Law & Policy Lainey Feingold
Timothy Elder
Orange County 1

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
CSUN's MS in Assistive Technology Studies & Human Services Education S. Victoria Jaque Orange County 4
Mobile Accessibility: iOS vs. Android Screen Reader Showdown Education Chetan Bakhru Orange County 2
Recipes for Baking Accessibility into Software Development Education Hadi Rangin
Robert Heller
Timothy Hohne
Ted Gies
Platinum 6
LinkedIn’s A11y Automated Testing for Web and Mobile Apps Education Oliver Tse
Andrew Lee
Renato Iwashima
Grand D
Automated Testing for the 21st Century Government Education Preety Kumar Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
The Use and Misuse of ARIA Education Doug Schepers Orange County 3
Accessibility Testing: Mileage May Vary Employment & Workplace Karen Herr
Sean Kelly
Platinum 9
Focus on Focus Management Employment & Workplace Michael Jordan
James Nurthen
Grand C
The Accessibility Ground Rules Employment & Workplace Michael Mathews Orange County 1
Pruning Your PDF Tag Tree: Remediating Special Text Formats Employment & Workplace Michael Parker Elite 2
Scale Accessibility into UX Design While Driving Change Employment & Workplace Ben Truelove
Anita Mortaloni
Karina Harada
Tiffany Chen
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
How Accessible Content Design Benefits All Users Employment & Workplace Vincent Abbate Grand AB
Game Accessibility Possibilities and UI Demonstration Entertainment & Leisure Matthew Atkinson Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Cognitive Accessibility Guidance in an Augmented World Entertainment & Leisure Emma Pratt Richens Platinum 10
New Opportunities to Solve Older Challenges Independent Living Steve Tyler Grand JK
Automated Accessibility Testing for Mobile Independent Living Casey Burkhardt
Sid Janga
Sean Xia
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Accessibility in SwiftUI Independent Living Rob Whitaker Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
An Accessible Library with the Google Assistant Independent Living Daniel Ainasoja Grand GH
Open Curricula and Online Course on Web Accessibility Law & Policy Shadi Abou-Zahra
Daniel Montalvo
Elite 1
Digital Tech for Inclusive Aging: Usability/Design & Policy Law & Policy Paul Baker Elite 3

Friday, March 13, 2020

8:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Advanced Adobe InDesign Techniques for Richer AT Experiences Education Dax Castro Orange County 2
Accessibility Checking of All Online Courses Education Kristin Noppenberger Platinum 6
Social Media Accessibility – #SharingForEveryone Education Laurie Merryman
Jennifer Manger
Grand D
Challenging Common Myths in Braille Education Education Tyler Brown
Eunhae Lee
Kyounghwang (Ken) Lee
Orange County 3
National Security Exemption to 508: Exception Not the Rule Employment & Workplace Shannon Paschel Orange County 4
Lessons Learned Employing People with Disabilities In Tech Employment & Workplace Alwar Pillai Grand C
Building InDesign Accessibility Best Practices Employment & Workplace Jennie Delisi
Jessica Cavazos
Platinum 9
Open Source Solution for Accessibility Testing Employment & Workplace Addie Andreeva
Fernanda Bonnin
Mark Reay
Peter Durham
Adarsh Rema
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Present to All: Accessible Presenting is in Target’s Culture Employment & Workplace Steve Decker
Peter Quale
Grand AB
Accessibility as a Driver of Innovation in Hospitality Entertainment & Leisure Nicole Bergstrom
Zane McHattie
Andrea Skeries
Steven Fontaine
Platinum 10
What’s New in Apple Accessibility: Personalizing macOS & iOS Independent Living Sarah Herrlinger
Dean Hudson
Grand JK
Be the Helvetica of Ergonomics Independent Living Ashley Bischoff Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Strategy for Mobile App Testing Methodology iOS and Android Independent Living Jatin Vaishnav
Chris Yono
Grand GH
Smart Home Stress Assist: A Real-Time Intervention for PTSD Independent Living Tracey Wallace
John Morris
Elite 3
The Route to an RNIB Certified iOS App Independent Living Rob Whitaker Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Using Design Patterns for People with Cognitive Disabilities Law & Policy Rachael Bradley Montgomery
Steve Lee
Roy Ran
Elite 1/2

9:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Creating Accessible EPUB eBooks from Word is Easy and Free Education George Kerscher
Richard Orme
Orange County 2
Leveraging Technology and Universal Design for Learning Education Bryan Berrett
Amin Makkawy
Kimberly Coy
Platinum 6
Micro Interactions, More like Micro Aggressions Education Shell Little Orange County 4
Making Math Accessible, One Step at a Time Education Alex Cabral
Matthew Nupen
Grand D
Keys To Success — A Braille State Of The Union Education Earle Harrison Orange County 3
Accessibility in the Era of SaaS and Native Apps Employment & Workplace Sheri Byrne-Haber Grand C
A Deep Dive into Developing Products with People with Disabilities Employment & Workplace Amy Devries
Akshay Bakshi
Melissa Lauterbach
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Baking Accessibility into Design at Workday Employment & Workplace Sam Smith
Erica Ellis
Emma Siegel
Platinum 9
ARIA-AT Project: Measuring Screen Reader Support of ARIA Employment & Workplace Matt King
Michael Fairchild
Grand AB
Leading Practices for ADA Title III: ADA Accommodations & Customer Service Employment & Workplace Fatima Bonner
Carin Coates
Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
Leveraging AI for Smarter, More Accessible Closed Captioning Entertainment & Leisure David Kulczar Platinum 10
Emergency Response and Safety with Google Products Independent Living Annie Mui Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Accessibility Plus Universal Design Equals Value Independent Living Glenn Barfield
Ajay Sharma
Lauren Back
Grand GH
User Personas: Smart Speakers, Home Automation & Disability Independent Living John Morris
Nicole Thompson
Elite 3
Apparel Needs for People with Physical Disabilities Independent Living Takahiro Miura Grand JK
Vetting Before Getting: Procuring Accessible ICTs Law & Policy Kelsey Hall Orange County 1
Some Fundamental Concepts Underpinning Accessibility Advice Law & Policy Matthew Atkinson Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
A11y Policy and Governance: Building a Control Structure Law & Policy Greg Williams Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Supporting UN SDGs with Global Accessibility Partnerships Law & Policy Kevin Rydberg Elite 1/2

10:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
What are the Best Options for Reading EPUB After Edge? Education Richard Orme
Rick Johnson
Steve Bennett
Daniel Weck
Orange County 2
14 Seconds from Failure: What Apollo 11 Can Teach Us Education Michael Harshbarger
Jim Lee
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Usable Navigation: Links, Menus, and the Choices In Between Education Jennifer Gauvreau
Karen Herndon
Orange County 4
Moving Mountains at UCLA: Embracing Digital Accessibility Education Travis Lee
Carolanne Link
Sal Santa Ana
Platinum 6
Equation Editors: Designing for the Needs of All Users Education Steve Noble
Shari Butler
Michele Williams
Dan Brown
Grand D
A Braille Trail for Students: The APH BR20 Education MaryGen Boley
Andrew Flatres
Orange County 3
Business Case to Help Your Company Prioritize Accessibility Employment & Workplace Hale Pulsifer
Carrie Farber
Orange County 1
Looking Between the Extremes Employment & Workplace Emma Pratt Richens Grand C
Accessibility and the Agile Framework – Lessons Learned Employment & Workplace Sangeetha Sivaramakrishnan
Kyle Smith
Marianne (Mian) Castano Bishop
Wendee Fiorillo
Platinum 9
Microsoft Teams: The Hub for Inclusive Teamwork Employment & Workplace Simon Attwell
Natalia Jacobowitz
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Absorptive Filters: Practical Applications for the Workplace Employment & Workplace Brittany Lambert
Sarah Small
Grand AB
Supercharging Your Design System to Meet Accessibility Goals Employment & Workplace Adam Penly Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
A Bibliophile’s Adventures with Amazon Entertainment & Leisure Jamal Mazrui Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Designing Inclusive Extended Reality Experiences Entertainment & Leisure Jonathan Avila Platinum 10
Win Together – Open Contribution Accessibility Independent Living Sagar Barbhaya Grand GH
Google G Suite Accessibility Tips and Tricks Independent Living Jeffery Hoehl
NM Amadeo
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Customizable Multimedia Survey for Cognitive Impairment Independent Living Izel Obermeyer Grand JK
An Assistive Solution to Assess Incoming Threats for Homes Independent Living Shahinur Alam Elite 3
How WCAG 2.1 Benefits People with Cognitive Impairment Law & Policy Valorie Sundby
Karen Herr
Roberto Perez
Elite 1/2
Training New and Current TPSPs and Their Enterprise Contacts Law & Policy Jenn Bennhoff
Kurt Mattes
Platinum 5 (VISPERO)

11:00 AM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Fusion Assistive Technology: For On and Off Campus Use Education Melinda Colby Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Accessibility Overlays: The Fix Before A11y Transformation Education Sachin Gupta
Joshua McClure
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Pearson & T-Base Accessible Textbook Catalog: Benefits Education Jonathan Thurston
Jeff Jullion
Orange County 2
How to Address Accessibility/Universal Design Issues Education Terrill Thompson
Sheryl Burgstahler
Platinum 6
PDF Accessibility 101 Education DeeDee Kato Orange County 4
AI and Web Accessibility: Opportunities and Pitfalls Education Doug Schepers
Karl Groves
Grand D
Code Jumper: Building Career Paths through Accessible Coding Education Michelle Cundiff
Robin Lowell
Joe Hodge
Orange County 3
New Workplace Accommodation Decision Tools Employment & Workplace Karen Milchus Grand C
Consumer Psychology and Assistive Tech: What We Know So Far Employment & Workplace Michael Janger Platinum 9
Signifiers & Affordances: What They Are and Why They Matter Employment & Workplace Sara Hughes Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
OrCam MyEye at Work Employment & Workplace Bryan Wolynski Grand AB
Practical Advice for Inclusive Game Design Entertainment & Leisure Jonathan Avila Platinum 10
Ensuring Every Customer has Multiple Options in the Kitchen Independent Living Libby Rosenthal Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Practicing Accessibility Design and Research Workshop Independent Living Jen Devins
Marco Lobato
Emily Fritz
Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
How Machine Learning is Revolutionizing PDF Accessibility Independent Living Adam Spencer Grand JK
Best Practices of a Document Accessibility Journey Independent Living Katrina Fox
Kathy Lovell
Birkir Gunnarsson
Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
What’s New with Seeing AI: Talking Camera App for the Blind Independent Living Jiaxin Zheng
Saqib Shaikh
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Innovative Magnification Solutions for the Visually Impaired Independent Living Joseph Buttazzoni Grand GH
Accessible Procurement: Stories from the Trenches Law & Policy Sarah Pulis
May-Fei Lee
Orange County 1
Getting the Business Case for Accessibility Approved Law & Policy Blair MacPherson Elite 1/2

1:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Leveling Up Universal Design for Learning Training Education Jim Stachowiak Elite 3
Using the Black Art of Marketing to Sell Accessibility Education Stewart Hay Orange County 4
Dimensions: Building & Growing an Open Tactile Graphics Lab Education Chancey Fleet
Lauren Race
Orange County 2
Narrowing the Focus on Web Accessibility for Large Orgs Education Kathryn Tipton
Alen Davoudian
Platinum 6
Axe Clean? Expand Your Accessibility with Page Insights Education Preety Kumar Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Captions/Interactive Transcripts Improve Student Test Scores Education Lily Bond Grand D
Institutional Journey of Accessible Development Education Shrirang Sahasrabudhe
Carlos Cavalie
Orange County 3
Full-Time ASL Interpreters: Leading the Way Employment & Workplace Brendan Gramer Platinum 4 (AMAZON)
Web Components and Accessibility Employment & Workplace Lee White
Jesse Hausler
Platinum 10
Real World/A11y Rules - A Tale of Implementation Employment & Workplace Adrian Roselli Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Lessons from Revisiting the Chip with Autocomplete Pattern Employment & Workplace Dennis Lembree
Michael Fairchild
Grand C
Accessible Digital Workplace Tools: Making Tech Purchases Available to All Employment & Workplace Kerrie Holleman
Catherine Watterson
Jeff Wissel
Eric Wright
Lainey Feingold
Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Hidden Access Barriers in Documents Employment & Workplace Brent Bakken
Desiree Sturdevant
Teenya Franklin
Grand AB
Making Maps Accessible Independent Living Megan Goddard Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Implementing an Accessible eDelivery Solution: A Case Study Independent Living Aimee Ubbink Platinum 1 (CRAWFORD TECHNOLOGIES)
How Bad Design Disables and Why Inclusive Design Matters Independent Living Adi Latif Grand JK
Improve Contrast for the VI with Filters & Illumination Independent Living Joseph Buttazzoni Grand GH
Promoting Agile Accessibility as a Technical Programme Manager Independent Living Ben Ginger Platinum 8 (CAPITAL ONE)
VPATs: For Business or Measure? Law & Policy Ted Gies
Jay Nemchik
Elite 1/2
Mobile App Accessibility - Common Developer Mistakes Law & Policy Rakesh Paladugula Orange County 1

2:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
ZoomBoard: Classroom Accessibility for Low Vision Students Education Ender Tekin Orange County 2
Where Accessibility Lives: People, Process, and Tools Education Derek Featherstone Orange County 4
What’s an EEAAP? Working Towards Truly Equitable Plans Education Kathryn Tipton Platinum 6
Free Accessibility Testing Tools Versus Enterprise Options Education Jason Taylor Grand D
Approaches to Accessible Science Simulations for the Blind Education Cary Supalo Orange County 3
Connecting with Microsoft Employment & Workplace Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
Bringing Accessibility Tools into the Enterprise Employment & Workplace Mary Burk Platinum 10
Using Axe to Optimize Trusted Tester V5 Employment & Workplace Allen Hoffman
Glenda Sims
Platinum 3 (DEQUE)
Supporting Accessibility Throughout Agile Development Employment & Workplace Michael Gower Grand C
Developing Reusable React Widgets Employment & Workplace Sam Smith
Amrit Bhullar
Elite 3
Efficient Accessibility Implementation in Agile Employment & Workplace Jean-Pierre Jamous Elite 1/2
Accommodating Hidden Disabilities in the Workplace Employment & Workplace Matthew McCord
Sarah Small
Brittany Lambert
Grand AB
Accessibility Planning for Development Teams Employment & Workplace Christina Adams Platinum 9
Digital Accessibility for Compulsive Gamblers Entertainment & Leisure Liz Certa Platinum 5 (VISPERO)
Learning Effects in Long-Term Accessibility Studies Independent Living Emily Randall Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Speaking Differently: Voices and Technology Independent Living Karen McRitchie Grand JK
Telecommunications Ecosystem for the Deafblind Population Independent Living Ryan Bondroff
Scott Davert
Grand GH
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.2 and Beyond Law & Policy Michael Cooper
Andrew Kirkpatrick
Orange County 1

3:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Unmasking Forms: Finding Balance Between A11y and Security Education Richard Steinberg
Tori Clark
Orange County 2
How to Integrate Accessibility into a Project’s Development Education Susana Pallero
Kara Zirkle
Orange County 4
EquatIO: A Solution for Accessibility in STEM Fields Education April Dawn
Thomas Gaston
Sabrina Brown
Katherine Siat
Platinum 6
Troubleshooting and Accessing Tech-Support with your Student Education Thomas Simpson Orange County 3
Connecting with Microsoft Employment & Workplace Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
A Neurodivergent Manager Managing Neurodiversity Employment & Workplace Gareth Ford Williams Platinum 10
Designers are Different Employment & Workplace Matt May
Jen Devins
Devon Persing
Hubert Florin
Grand GH
Driving Accessibility from the QA Role Employment & Workplace Michael Berger Elite 3
Boiling the Ocean - Prioritizing A11y at EIS Employment & Workplace Kyle Smith
Sangeetha Sivaramakrishnan
Wendee Fiorillo
Marianne (Mian) Castano Bishop
Grand C
Accessibility Remediation Plan in Action Employment & Workplace Carlos Cordero Elite 1/2
Reinventing Accessibility to Address What’s Coming in Tech Employment & Workplace Gregg Vanderheiden Platinum 9
Tools for Ensuring Workplace Digital Accessibility Employment & Workplace Beth Loy Grand AB
Implementing Accessibility with No Dedicated Resources Employment & Workplace Lily Bond
Lanya Butler
Grand D
Semantics-First Design to Unlock Accessibility Independent Living Jory Cunningham Platinum 2 (GOOGLE)
Assistive Navigation and Interaction with Mobile & VR Apps Independent Living Cecilia Feeley Grand JK
ADA and the Internet - Legal Update Law & Policy Kristina Launey
Tim Springer
Orange County 1

4:20 PM PST


Session Track/Topic Presenter(s) Location
Screen Readers and CSS: Going Out of Style and Into Content Education John Northup Orange County 2
Regional Collaboration is Crucial for Effective ICT Support Education Toyohiko Hayashi
Toshimitsu Yamaguchi
Orange County 4
Human Determination: The History and Ethics of CAPTCHAs Employment & Workplace Job van Achterberg Elite 1/2
Accessibility Testing Tool Showdown Employment & Workplace Luis Garcia Platinum 10
XR Access: Virtual Reality Meets Real Accessibility Employment & Workplace Larry Goldberg
Devin Boyle
Bill Curtis-Davidson
Shiri Azenkot
Judy Brewer
Grand D
Crafting an Open Source, End to End Accessibility Platform Employment & Workplace Marc Johlic Grand C
Assigning Priority Levels to Accessibility Defects Employment & Workplace Vita Zavoli
Mark Stimson
Elite 3
How to Engage Users from the Disability Community in Testing Employment & Workplace Jason Taylor
Joe DiNero
Grand AB
Connecting with Microsoft Employment & Workplace Platinum 7 (MICROSOFT)
WCAG 2.1 for Older Adults Independent Living Andrew Arch
Makoto Ueki
Grand JK
Micro and Macro Trends: Digital Accessibility in 5 Years Law & Policy Tim Springer Orange County 1