CIOC Revised Section 508 Chapter 4 Hardware (including Mobile)

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The revised Section 508 Standards and Section 255 Guidelines address many changes to technology that have occurred since 2000. Among the most significant changes are the widespread use of mobile technology and the increasing use of mobile devices to perform a variety of ICT functions.

Join us for this session where the presenters will focus on Chapter 4 Hardware. The presenters will discuss Closed Functionality, the new requirements for speech-output for ICT with display screens, privacy, operable parts, ICT with two-way voice communication, closed caption and audio description processing technologies and user controls and others. The presenters will also discuss sources for technical assistance and provide examples of how the hardware provisions may be implemented.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The intended audience for this training includes developers, federal procurement officials and everyone involved with implementing Section 508.
 
Speakers
Bruce Bailey Accessibility Specialist/Information Technology Specialist US Access Board
Timothy Creagan Senior Accessibility Specialist/Information Technology U.S. Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (the Access Board)
 
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