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Virtual conference sessions will be streamed from the Access Higher Ground starting from today, November 16th through Friday the 18th. Please see Suzanne Purdum’s email below.

 

From: Technology Partners [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Purdum, Suzanne
Sent: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 7:49 AM
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Subject: [TECHPART] Accessible Media, Web and Technology Conference

 

Good Morning Tech Partners !

 

A quick reminder - you may be interested in several virtual conference sessions streamed from the Accessing Higher Ground conference in the Todd Building (rooms 201 and 205) the rest of this week.  There are 2 tracks (2 rooms - smile) and number of topics including (not in order):

Keynote from Tommy Edison - the Blind Film Critic - Wednesday at 12:50-2
Promoting the Universal Design Paradigm on Campus - Everywhere - Wed at 9:15-10:15
DIY Captioning - Using Camtasia and YouTube to create caption files Wed 2:15-3:15
Talking with faculty about Accessibility Wed 3:30-4:30
Translating Visual Information into Tactile Information - Thurs 9:15-10:15
Interactive maps: how do you make them accessible - Thursday 4-5
Accessibility and the California CC Online Education Initiative - Friday 9:15-10:15
PDFs and professors: what is reasonable to ask professors? Thurs 9:15 - 10:15
Advanced Techniques for PDF Accessibility (from Adobe) Friday 9:15-11:30
Universal College Campus - Accessible Technology for All Friday 11:45-12:45
Intro to Accessibility testing for Mobile Apps Wed 11:15-12:15
Generating and using Accessible Mathematics on the Web - Wed 2:15-4:30
Open Source Tools for Evaluating and Inspecting Web Accessibility - Jon Gunderson Thurs 8-9
A review of Apps & Strategies for Converting and Accessing Print and Digital Material - Thurs 8-9

More information can be found here ~ https://www.umt.edu/accessibility/higherground.php

Please spread the word.

 

Regards,

Suzanne

 

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