Introduction to Digital Accessibility

GDG Kuwait
Wed, Mar 10, 2021, 7:30 PM (GMT+3)

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About this event

his talk will offer the following:

* a case for ensuring websites, apps and documents are accessible to all

* a glimpse into how people with disabilities use assistive technology

* an introduction on the international standards and principles of digital accessibility (WAI WCAG POUR principles of digital accessibility) used to assess if content will be accessible to all users.

Audience:

This talk is suitable for anyone new to the field

* Developers

* Testers

* Designers

* Content creators

* Product owners / managers in development environments

* Managers (at an organizational level)

* Trainers / Teachers / Academics

Attendees will get a certificate for completing the session.

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  • Zainab AlMeraj

    Zainab AlMeraj

    Kuwait University

    GDG Organizer

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  • Maryam AlMahdi

    Maryam AlMahdi

    Kuwait university, GDG Kuwait organizer

    GDG Organizer

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  • Hafsa ALmuhanna

    Hafsa ALmuhanna

    Kuwait University

    Organizer

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  • Umaima Eftikhar

    Umaima Eftikhar

    Organizer

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  • Fatemah Husain

    Fatemah Husain

    Kuwait University

    Assistant Professor

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  • Shorook Al-Sayegh

    Shorook Al-Sayegh

    Kuwait Informatin Technology Society

    Board Member

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