ACCESSIBILITY BULLETIN March 2020

ACCESSIBILITY BULLETIN March 2020 is out. Know what’s happening in the world of digital accessibility.

PDF Accessibility – Getting started webinar by Maxability

The first Maxability webinar for the year 2020 is now open for registration. Rob Haverty Sr Product Manager for document cloud Accessibility is the presenter. The webinar is on 31st March 2020. See more details and signup today for the free webinar.

WCAG 2.2 update by W3C

The Accessibility Guidelines Working Group formally known as Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group announced the first public working draft of WCAG 2.2. In this draft the major two or perhaps the only two changes from WCAG 2.1 are,

  • 2.4.7 Focus visible is moved to Level A from previous Level AA
  • 2.4.11 Focus Visible (Enhanced) (Level AA) is added in the draft.

The working group is intended to add 12 new success criteria in WCAG 2.2 which may change by the time they are published for recommendation. The new guidelines

The working group have no plans to release a WCAG 2.3 but the plan may change in the future. A parallel effort is in progress for the publishing of the next set of standards. Read the W3C blog article for more information.

CSUN Assistive Technology Conference is 2 weeks away

The CSUN 2020 assistive technology conference is two weeks away. The schedule is now published. Here are the list of sessions, plan your schedule today.

AccessU 2020 registrations now open

John Slatin AccessU 2020 is scheduled between May 12th to May 14th 2020. AccessU is the only three-day, hands-on conference that provides tools that can immediately be put to use by designers, developers, project managers, administrators, and anyone who is responsible for online content and development. The workshop is in St. Edwards University

Austin, TX. Register today if you are interested. More details on AccessU 2020.

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