Accessible Media, Web and Technology Conference for Education, for Businesses, for Web and Media Designers: Eighth Annual Conference
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Pre-Conferernce
Tuesday, November 8, 2005
Millennienium Harvest House, Boulder

11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Check-In (Millennium Foyer)  
     
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.    
Living Room

Lab:
Creating Accessible Web Navigation Systems, Terry Thompson, AccessIT
 
     
Room 331



The AHEAD Institute on E-Text Production:
- Lecture: Managing an E-Text Production Initiative for your Campus, Ron Stewart, OSU, Gaier Dietrich, HTCTU
 
     
2:45 p.m. Break  
     
2:50 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sessions Continue  

Pre-Conference
Wednesday, November 9, 2005
Millennium Harvest House, Boulder

7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Check-In (Century Rear)  
     
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Coffee/Tea (Century Rear)  
     
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon Morning Workshops  
     
Millennium


Lecture:
JAWS for Windows CE and XP, a Powerful Choice, Eric Damery, Freedom Scientific (Vendor Session)
 
     
Room 231




Lab:
The Next Generation of Web Accessibility: Perceivable, Operable, Understandable, Robust (POUR) Session 1: Principles of a POUR Web site, Jonathan Whiting & Paul Bohman, WebAim
 
     
Living Room

 

AHEAD Institute on E-Text Production: - Lab:
Preparation and Distribution of E-Books and E-Text materials, Ron Stewart, OSU, Gaier Dietrich, HTCTU
 
     
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Vendor Hall Hours (Century)  
     
12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch (On your own)  
     
Vendor Hall Presentations - Wednesday Morning

-10:00 - 10:30: Freedom Scientific –PACMATE & Braille displays - enhancing the usability of JAWS
-10:45 - 11:15: Elluminate, Inc. – Addressing Accessibility Issues for Remote, Online Students
-11:30 - 12:00: Freedom Scientific – PACMATE access to different formats: Word, html, DAISY, Excel, etc.

 
 
 
 
 
   
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Afternoon Workshops  
     
Millennium



Lecture:
New and Changing Technologies in the Blindness Field, Jim Misener & Seth LeBlond, Beyond Sight INC. (Vendor Session)
 
     
Room 231 




Lab:
The Next Generation of Web Accessibility: Perceivable, Operable, Understandable, Robust (POUR) Session 2: Techniques for a POUR Web site, Jonathan Whiting & Paul Bohman, WebAim
 
     
Living Room

 

AHEAD Institute on E-Text Production: - Lab:
Preparation and Distribution of E-Books and E-Text materials, Ron Stewart, OSU, Gaier Dietrich, HTCTU
 
     
Vendor Hall Presentations - Wednesday Afternoon

-12:15 - 12:45: Adaptive Technologies – Speech Recognition with Wynn Wizard
-1:00 - 1:30: Freedom Scientific – Using Excel with JAWS
-1:45 - 2:15: LecShare – Creating Accessible HTML from PowerPoint
-2:30 - 3:00: Freedom Scientific – The HTML Challenge
-3:15 - 3:45: LecShare – Creating Accessible HTML from PowerPoint
-4:00 - 4:30: Convergence Concepts – Cutting Edge Environmental Controls

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


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