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: http://triton.towson.edu/~jlazar/publications.html

His awards and accomplishments are extensive. They include

To read Dr. Lazar’s full CV, visit his website at http://triton.towson.edu/~jlazar. Accessing Higher Ground is honored and excited to have Dr. Lazar as this year’s keynote speaker.