Website Overlays – The Rise of Accessibility Automation

Thursday, November 17, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Time Zone


Website overlays have exploded in popularity amongst businesses and organizations looking for a “quick fix” to their web accessibility issues. Overlay providers claim to offer a low-cost, automated solution to web accessibility. But do overlays really work? This session will provide an explanation of web accessibility overlays, how they work (and don’t work), and why organizations should think twice about fully automating their compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

Continuing Education Recognition Available

Certificate Credit hours
Certificate of Attendance 1.5


Karl Groves, Chief Innovation Officer, Level Access

Chris M. Law, PhD, Executive Director, Standard Accessibility Reporting, Inc.

Session Questions

This session is accepting questions from registered users. After you have registered to participate in this session you can submit your questions on your Account Manager page. Please note: the number of questions will be limited and submissions will be closed well before the session starts to provide time to prepare answers.