Upcoming Live 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. If you miss a webinar, IAAP records and archives every webinar and makes them available for purchase.  Registrants of a live broadcast webinar will receive access to the recording at the conclusion of the broadcast.

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2019 Professional Development Webinar Series

SharePoint for All!

Live Broadcast Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern (UTC - 4 hours)
Speaker(s): Jennie Delisi, Accessibility Analyst, Office of Accessibility, State of MN
Target Audience: Accessibility professionals; SharePoint site owners, content creators and contributors.
Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate


Overview: SharePoint has changed a lot over the last year, including an option for using "Modern Pages." The presenter will discuss answers to questions such as:

  • What are the best practices in designing SharePoint sites that are usable by all employees?
  • What are common issues that prevent employees from using SharePoint, or using it well?
  • How do I know what type of page I am looking at: modern, classic, on premises?
  • How do I set up a new page using the most accessible modern stuff?
  • Why would I choose to use modern pages and libraries over classic when I have a choice?
  • How can I test the accessibility of my SharePoint site?

Everyone has a role in SharePoint accessibility including those that set up the site, contribute content, and collaborate on documents. Learn what you can do to make your SharePoint site more accessible.

More information and to register for SharePoint for All!

PDF Remediation Techniques

Live Broadcast Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern (UTC - 4 hours)
Speaker(s): Erik Borjesson, Project Manager, Funka
Target Audience: Editors, content creators, clerks, etc.
Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Overview:  This webinar aims to provide you with tools to help identify accessibility issues, and rectifying them. You will learn simple techniques for sorting large amounts of documents in bulk, based on their level of accessibility, as well as some high-level tricks used for creating accessible forms in PDF, etc.

Learn about user interaction with PDF documents, as well as the pros and cons of using PDF in different situations.


More information and to register for PDF Remediation Techniques

2019 UPDATE: Integrating Accessibility into IT Procurement

Live Broadcast Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern (UTC - 4 hours)
Speaker(s): Jeff Kline, Program Director, Statewide EIR Accessibility, Texas Dept. of Information Resources
Target Audience: Anyone involved in procuring Accessible IT
Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate - Advanced

Overview:  Navigating the world of accessibility elements of IT procurement can be daunting and confusing, but proper knowledge and tools can greatly assist in understanding vendor documents and capabilities. This webinar will provide insight into what to expect from vendors of IT products and services, and tools for assessing vendor capabilities and making sound procurement decisions.


More information and to register for 2019 Update: Integrating Accessibility into IT Procurement


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