Sep 16th 2016 | Posted in Event by Priscilla Loebenberg

Oct. 11, 2016

Accessibility of Things is a free, hands-on digital accessibility workshop for public-sector staff. This half-day event will provide foundational knowledge for making websites, documents, e-learning and mobile applications perceivable by people with disabilities. Jeff Kline, program director of Statewide EIR Accessibility at DIR, and Hiram Kuykendall, Microassist Chief Technology Officer, will show participants how various types of content are perceived on different digital devices. Attendees are encouraged to bring their tablets and smartphones for the Desktop vs. Mobile exercise portion of the program. This event is hosted by the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) and will be held Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, in Austin. Visit the DIR Calendar for a course outline and registration information. Seating is limited and registration is required.