Upcoming Sessions


Accessible Hospitals and Medical Care Facilities – A Refresher

Thursday, October 5, 2017

This session will provide a refresher on the requirements in the ADA and ABA Accessibility standard for Hospitals and Long-Term Care facilities. The presenters will provide an in-depth review of the standards and design challenges in long-term ...
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Harmonization between the ADA Standards and the IBC/ANSI A117.1

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Changes in the 2010 ADA standards were made so that they more closely mirror the 2003 editions of the International Building Code (IBC) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) A117.1 standard. ANSI recently adopted a new edition of ...
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Looking Ahead – “Frontier Accessibility Issues”

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Access Board members and staff continue to examine future trends, new products, and designs in terms of their impact on communication and facility access for persons with disabilities. This session will review some of the more recent trends and ...
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Accessible Alterations(A Refresher)

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Determining what is required to be accessible when a facility is altered or expanded can be a challenge.This session will review and provide a refresher on how the ADA and ABA Accessibility Standards apply to planned alterations and additions.It ...
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Outdoor Developed Areas(A refresher)

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Achieving accessibility in outdoor environments has long been a source of inquiry due to challenges and constraints posed by terrain, the degree of development, construction practices and materials, and other factors.In 2013, the Access Board ...
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Open Q & A

Thursday, March 1, 2018

This is a regular session in our webinar, series providing an opportunity to ask questions on any topic related to the Board’s activities. Session participants are requested to submit questions in advance on the ADA Accessibility Standards, the ...
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