Section 508 Standards Refresh

Thursday, April 1, 2010

Description

This session will provide an overview of the Board's refresh of accessibility standards and guidelines for information and communication technologies under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Telecommunications Act. The Board is updating these requirements to address changing technologies and market trends. Board representatives will provide an update on this rulemaking and outline draft revisions to the standards and guidelines.

Speakers:

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

Ronald Gardner Member, US Access Board

Neil Melick CBO, Member, US Access Board