Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Lazar, Ph.D., Director, Universal Usability Laboratory, Towson University

Topic: Promoting the Integration of Accessibility Concepts into the Content of University CS/IS/IT Curricula

When: Wednesday, November 16, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Dr. Lazar's Bio

Dr. Lazar is involved in teaching and research in the area of human-computer interaction - specifically, Web usability, Web accessibility, and public policy in the area of human-computer interaction. He has published five books; the three most recent are Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction (2010), Universal Usability: Designing Computer Interfaces for Diverse User Populations (ed.) (2007), and Web Usability: A User-Centered Design Approach (2005).

Dr. Lazar's complete list of publications can be found at:

His awards and accomplishments are extensive. They include

To read Dr. Lazar’s full CV, visit his website at Accessing Higher Ground is honored and excited to have Dr. Lazar as this year’s keynote speaker.