A Blueprint for Building, Maintaining and Improving EIT Accessibility

Program Schedule

12:00 P.M. ET

Introduction of Speakers

I. Welcome & Introduction of Speakers

II. Key Operational Issues

  • Issues, Challenges & Trends
    • Legal Framework
    • High level of enforcement activity
    • Status of proposed rulemaking

III. Tools of the Trade: Accessible Websites and Other Assistive Technology

  • Types of Impairments & Assistive Technology
  • Accessible Websites

IV. Laying the Foundation: Building an Accessible Institution through Infrastructure and Policies, Processes, and Procedures

  • Who is on the team and what is their authority?
  • Establishing a Framework: policies and procedures to advance accessibility
  • Allocating Resources
  • Getting a handle on all those applications
  • Resolving issues

V. Question and Answer Break

VI. Room for Improvement: Auditing, Monitoring, Testing, and Training

VII. Pass Inspection: When DOJ, OCR or Interest Groups Visit

  • Strategies
  • Defenses

VIII. Question and Answer Break

IX. Final Takeaways

2:00 P.M. ET