What the Pandemic Has Taught Us About How to Make Every Meeting More Accessible: Online or Hybrid Learning that Leaves No One Behind
The COVID-19 pandemic forced both schools and corporations to figure out how to swiftly get remote, distance, and hybrid learning ready for everyone. Many of our government and higher-ed institutions were saying “I finally get it” regarding the importance of eAccessibility for both synchronous and asynchronous events. Challenges formerly experienced by a minority of attendees suddenly became challenges for the majority, leading to breakthrough opportunities to improve the entire meeting ecosystem.
Post-pandemic, how we interact will have changed forever, in ways that have the power to benefit everyone, advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion. David will share experience and insights that will help you include everyone in learning, whether remote or in person while enjoying the “Accessibility Dividend” for all.
David is a top expert in the fulfillment of eAccessibility requirements web-based applications, virtual meetings, and documents.
David’s 30 years of experience have helped hundreds of organizations get great things done and repeat successes. He has deep experience as a senior consultant in applying eAccessibility standards for higher ed, government, and private sector clients, including IBM, BMO, HGTV, dozens of universities and colleges, and Canada’s largest school board. He regularly teaches accessibility principles as part of his professional development workshops and has keynoted at the largest design conferences on 5 continents.