Global Accessibility Awareness Day @ Illinois

2018 GAAD Information

Schedule

  • 9:00 am-11:00 am: Morning workshops
    • 9:00am - 9:45am
    • 10:00am-10:45am
  • 11:00 am-1: 30 pm: DRES Open House, Exhibits and Assistive Technology Demonstrations
  • 1:30 pm-3:30 pm: Afternoon workshops
    • 1:30 pm-2:15 pm
    • 2:30 pm-3:15 pm

Last Year's Workshops

9:00am - 9:45am Workshops

  • Room 1001 Khan Annex (Huff Hall) iOS Universal Access Features, Keith Mountin, Apple Systems Engineer
  • Room 1002 Khan Annex (Huff Hall) Creating Accessible Microsoft Word Documents, Marc Thompson and Tania Heap, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL)
  • Room 114 Huff Hall Video Captioning Techniques and Tools, Ann Fredricksen, DRES

10:00am-10:45am Workshops

  • Room 1001 Khan Annex (Huff Hall)macOS High Sierra Universal Access Features, Keith Mountin, Apple Systems Engineer
  • Room 1002 Khan Annex (Huff Hall) Creating Accessible Powerpoint Presentations, Marc Thompson and Tania Heap, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL)
  • Room 114 Huff Hall Accessible E-Book Resources, Angie Anderson, DRES
  • 1101A Nugent Hall, A11yFirst for CKEditor, Nicholas Hoyt and Jaeun Ku (Jemma)

1:30 pm-2:15 pm Workshops

  • Room 1001 Khan Annex (Huff Hall) Creating Accessible ePub Content with Pages and iBooks - Khan Annex Rm 1002, Keith Mountin, Apple Systems Engineer
  • Room 114 Huff Hall Web Accessibility 101, Lori Lane, DRES
  • Room 1101A Nugent Hall, Apple Tools for Navigating School Kendra Nalubega, Campus Apple Representative

2:30 pm-3:15 pm Workshops

  • Room 1001 Khan Annex (Huff Hall) Best in Class Apps for Accessibility - Keith Mountin, Apple Systems Engineer
  • Room 114 Huff Hall Audio Description, Ann Fredricksen, DRES