Section 508 Questions and Answers with the Access Board and GSA

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Description

In this webinar, Section 508 Specialists at the U.S. Access Board and the General Services Administration will answer your questions about the refreshed Section 508 Standards. The presenters will review questions that commonly arise in applying and meeting the 508 Standards. They will address how the standards are used in the acquisition of information technology, interpretations of various provisions in the standards, how to validate conformance with Section 508 and various types of testing tools, resources that are available to help users understand and implement Section 508, and other topics. The session is intended for an entry level audience, but all are welcome.

Speakers

Bruce Bailey Accessibility Specialist/Information Technology Specialist, US Access Board

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

Michael Horton Accessible Design and Development Advisory, General Services Administration (GSA)