Breaking Down Barriers: Tips for Accessible Tech Writing - Online

In this meetup, we will discuss strategies for creating accessible tech writing that can be understood and used by everyone followed by accessibility for android.

Mar 15, 2023, 10:30 PM – Mar 16, 2023, 12:00 AM

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AccessibilityAndroidCareer DevelopmentInclusionNetworkingWeb

About this event

In this meetup, we will discuss strategies for creating accessible tech writing that everyone can understand and use. We will explore common barriers that users may face when accessing technical information, and how to write in a way that is inclusive and easy to understand for all. Whether you are a technical writer, developer, or designer, this meetup will provide valuable insights and practical tips for improving the accessibility of your tech writing.

We will also learn the accessibility principles that make a big difference to your users, including color contrast, touch target size, and content labeling.


Brought to you by:

  • GDG Houston
  • GDG San Jose
  • GDG SunCoast
  • GDG St. John's
  • GDG Oahu
  • GDG Capital Region

When

When

March 15 – 16, 2023
10:30 PM – 12:00 AM UTC

Agenda

10:30 PMWelcome
10:40 PMGDG Intro
10:45 PMAccessibility in Tech Writing
11:05 PMGet started with Android Accessibility
11:25 PMClosing remarks and final raffle

Speakers

  • Nav Singh

    Manulife

    Senior Mobile Software Engineer

  • Amanda Futrell

    Educative

    Proofreader

  • Ira Wilkes

    Educative

    Writer and Editor

Facilitators

  • Vishal Pallerla

    DevZero

    Developer Advocate

  • Celeste Salopek

    Educative

    Program Manager

  • Dominique Sabins

    Educative

    Editorial Project Manager

  • Carol Bolger

  • Deepa Subramanian

    Vibha Solutions

    Founder

  • Abdulkabir Sulaiman

    OneLiquidity

    Fullstack Engineer

  • Chryssa Jones

    Nucamp

    Director of Curriculum

  • Rabimba Karanjai

    Rice University

    Graduate Researcher

  • Linda Kovacs

    Accenture

    Software Engineer

Organizers

  • Linda Kovacs

    Accenture

    GDG Lead & WTM Ambassador

  • Fausto Hernandez

    Team Member

  • Blain Smith

    Team Member

  • Chadd Portwine

    Team Member

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