World Usability Day 2021

GDG Kuwait
Wed, Nov 10, 2021, 7:00 PM (GMT+3)

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This event is to commemorate the launch of A11Y Kuwait with the goal of spreading awareness and knowledge in the areas of Usability and Accessibility to improve people lives while using technology.

About this event

*Event will be presented in Arabic and captions translated in English will be provided LIVE

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This is a single day online event to commemorate the launch of A11Y Kuwait with the goal of spreading awareness and knowledge to improve people lives with technology and allow them to reach their full potential.

Usability is a measure of how easily a specific user can search for information or perform certain tasks effectively and efficiently. The agenda is as follows:

Opening Announcements

Introduction to Usability, Usability testing & The difference between Usability, UX and Accessibility with Dr. Zainab AlMeraj

What do we know about Usability and Accessibility of Social Media in Kuwait and GCC? with Shok Shama - Usability and accessibility researcher

A live demo of how blind people access social media with Mr. Ahmad Bahar - Accessibility and Assistive Technology expert



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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


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  • Umaima Eftikhar

    Umaima Eftikhar


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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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  • Hunaid Vekariya

    Hunaid Vekariya


    DevOps Engineer with Enabil

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  • Saqiba Sulman

    Saqiba Sulman


    IT Project Manager

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