"Trusted Tester Program" - Section 508 - Department of Homeland Security

Thursday, April 3, 2014


Federal agencies are responsible for accurately evaluating information and communication technology for Section 508 compliance. This webinar will provide an overview of the standards-based approach developed and used by the Department of Homeland Security for testing and evaluating Web and software applications. The presenters will discuss how their need for reliable and repeatable testing across agencies pushed them to develop the "Trusted Tester" concept.


Timothy Creagan Senior Accessibility Specialist/Information Technology, US Access Board

William Peterson Executive Director, Office of Accessible Systems & Technology-Department of Homeland Security