Virtua11y, our brand new accessibility and digital inclusion virtual conference
- Henry Carroll
Virtua11y, our brand new web accessibility and inclusion conference took place on Zoom Webinar over three days from 24-26th May.
Virtua11y brought the leading thinkers and doers in accessibility and digital inclusion to share best practice, the latest thinking and what the future holds for accessibility. Expect talks, panel discussions, workshops and interviews that you can enjoy for free and from the comfort of your sofa.
The agenda from the event is below and you’ll find recordings of all the talks over on our YouTube channel.
Monday 24th May
10:00 - 11:00: WCAG 2.2: What’s new and what to do with it with Alastair Campbell, Nomensa
13:00 - 14:00: Practical accessibility - Tips for designers and developers to start shipping more accessible products immediately with Chimmy Kalu, Triptease
15:00 - 16:00: Inclusion by Design with Alicia Jarvis, Scotiabank
Tuesday 25th May
10:00 - 11:00: Evolving Accessibility: thinking beyond compliance to inclusion with Alistair Duggin and Amani Ali, Nomensa
13:00 - 14:00: Bridging the Gap Between Physical and Digital Accessibility with Gigi Etienne, what3words
Wednesday 26th May
10:00 - 11:00 | The Little Book of A11y with Gareth Ford Williams, The Readability Group
13:00 - 14:00 | The Inclusive Organisation – 21st Century Modern with Simon Norris and Joel Strohmeier, Nomensa
15:00 - 16:00 | Future of Accessibility panel discussion moderated by Simon Norris with Pete Trainor - Vala Health, Georgia Rakusen - User Researcher specialising in blockchain and Laura Sheerman - Social Scientist specialising in VR/AR