Webinars

IAAP offers live webinars on a monthly basis on a variety of topics. Please see below for a listing of live upcoming webinars you can attend. View more information about live webinar fees and registration information.

If you miss a webinar, IAAP records and archives every webinar and makes them available for you to purchase. View archived webinars and learn more about the different ways you can access archived webinars including purchasing Archived Webinar Bundles or the option to purchase individual archived webinars.

Registrants of a live broadcast webinar will receive access to the recording at the conclusion of the broadcast.

IAAP Members receive discounts and complimentary access to live broadcast webinars and/or archived webinars depending upon their membership level.  Access Member webinar benefits to learn more.

 

2017 IAAP Webinar Series:

Calendar of Webinars

PM-Led Accessibility: Shepherding the Accessible Design and Development Process

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern (UTC - 4)
Length: 1.5 hours
Speaker: Robert Jolly, Sr. Web Accessibility Strategy Consultant, Knowbility
Target Audience: Project and Product Managers, Executive Stakeholders, UX/Designers, Developers, QA 
Skill Level: Beginner

OverviewProject and Product Managers can and should play a vital role in ensuring accessibility is part of the ongoing work of designers, developers, and other stakeholders. I'll present a framework using real-world experiences to shepherd even the most stubborn team members into practicing their craft with accessibility in mind. You'll leave this session with strategies and toolkits to employ in your ongoing project work to ensure accessibility successes.

More information about PM-led Accessibility: Shepherding the Accessible Design and Development Process

Register for PM-led Accessibility: Shepherding the Accessible Design and Development Process
 

Integrating IT Accessibility into the Procurement Process

Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern (UTC - 4)
Length: 1.5 hours
Speaker: Jeff Kline, Program Director, Statewide EIR Accessibility, Texas Department of Information Resources
Target Audience: Accessibility and procurement professionals involved in IT procurements
Skill Level: All Levels

Overview:  This webinar will be a discussion of current accessibility challenges and risks associated with procuring ICT products and services.  It will cover methods and tools for systemically addressing such problems in the procurement process.

More information about Integrating IT Accessibility into the Procurement Process

Register for Integrating IT Accessibility into the Procurement Process
 

What Comes After WCAG 2.0?

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern (UTC - 5)
Length: 1.5 hours
Speaker: Andrew Kirkpatrick, Group Product Manager, Accessibility, Adobe
Target AudienceWeb developers, content providers, anyone who uses WCAG 2.0 
Skill Level: Intermediate

OverviewAn update to WCAG 2.0 is in the works and the new version, WCAG 2.1, is expected to be published mid-2018. The development of WCAG 2.1 will focus on existing gaps in WCAG 2.0, particularly issues related to touch interfaces, small screen sizes, and issues impacting users with low vision and cognitive disabilities. This talk will share updates on the progress, what is expected to stay the same and what may change, and what the future after WCAG 2.1 may look like.

More information about What Comes After WCAG 2.0

Register for What Comes After WCAG 2.0
 

2018 IAAP Webinar Series:

Beyond the Basics of PDF Accessibility – 2018 Update

Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern (UTC -- 5 hours)
Length: 1.5 hours
Speakers: Karen McCall, Accessible Document Design Consultant and Trainer and Rob Haverty, Senior Product Manager, Document Cloud Accessibility, Adobe

Target Audience: Anyone working in the field of accessible document design,  PDF remediation professionals and document authors 
Skill Level: Intermediate 


Overview:
 PDF documents are not all created with accessibility as a goal, but content in PDF must be accessible to all end users including  those of us with disabilities. You probably know how to add alternative text for images and mark text with heading tags. This session will show you how to identify and address the next level of accessibility barriers in PDF documents. In addition to learning about more complicated PDF repair, this session will bring you up to speed with user agent support for PDF and help prepare you to provide appropriate guidance to clients and customers creating PDF content. This session will also provide an overview of accessible PDF forms created using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC.  

More information about Beyond the Basics of PDF Accessibility - 2018 Update

Register for Beyond the Basics of PDF Accessibility - 2018 Update

 

 Live Broadcast Webinar Fees and Registration Information: 

Per live broadcast webinar pricing: $39 for members; $79 for non-members

IAAP members have two options to purchase access to our live webinar broadcasts.
 

  1. Pay-as-you-go option:


    Per live broadcast webinar: $39 for members

    This option allows for greater flexibility for IAAP members to select which webinars they would like to attend. If you are a member and would like to attend one or more live webinars, please visit the IAAP Webinar Series Member Registration webpage.  You will need to be logged into IAAP in order to access this page.  (Professional Members, Student Members, Platinum Corporate, and Gold Corporate Members should check their membership benefits for eligibility for complimentary live broadcast webinars.)

     
  2. Live webinar package option for Member organizations:


    This option allows for members to have access to all IAAP live webinars for 2017. You may purchase a live webinar package for your organization by either visiting our Live Webinar Package online credit card payment form. Or by contacting info@accessibilityassociation.org to pay by invoice. Once you have made your purchase, a member of our team will reach out to you with your unique access code. You and your team will need to register at this IAAP Live Webinar Package Attendee registration. Registering here ensures that you and your team will receive access instructions for all webinars and that they will continue to receive webinar email communications from IAAP.

    Webinar Package pricing:

 

 Not an IAAP Member? 

Registration for Non-members - Live broadcast webinars for non-members are $79 per webinar.

To receive discounts for IAAP webinars and other IAAP benefits, consider becoming a member! Visit our membership signup page to join.
 

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