Accessibility in an Agile Methodology

Accessibility in an Agile Methodology

Live Broadcast Date:  Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST | 4:00 pm GMT
Speaker(s): Helen Burge, Senior Accessibility and Usability Consultant, AbilityNet
Target Audience: Those with basic understanding and trying to improve accessibility working practices  in their business model - operations, IT managers, Heads of Digital, Website managers, Accessibility champions, Digital Project Managers
Skill Level: Intermediate 

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A practical walk through of applying accessibility principles to an Agile workflow. This includes examples and how to apply it successfully in your business. If you are looking to implement accessibility within an Agile framework, this class will help with the tried and tested techniques for you to use in your company.

Participants will learn:

  • The Agile approach of small iterations of design, development, test and implementation to allow for reduced cost in money and time
  • Accessibility and areas it can be applied to any development project
  • How Agile and Accessibility interlink and can practically work together

Speaker Bios:

Helen Burge
Helen Burge
is a Senior Accessibility and Usability Consultant with AbilityNet.|Her background includes digital roles at Applause, and Deque. Helen has worked extensively in accessibility testing, learning from developers about the most effective way to find and report issues.

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