Section 508 Standards Refresh

Thursday, April 1, 2010

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.

Timothy Creagan Senior Accessibility Specialist/Information Technology US Access Board
Ronald Gardner Member US Access Board
Neil Melick CBO Member, US Access Board