All for Web and Web for All: Moving Toward Accessibility Compliance

May 10, 2019

The accessible web, it's not just for avoiding lawsuits anymore. What makes a site accessibilitiy compliant? How can we get there - and why should we bother? This session will provide a foundation in accessibility concepts and guidance in leveraging that foundation into organizational change, where everyone who touches the site remains aware of accessibility issues. Join us in the quest for WCAG 2.0 AA Compliance!

About the Speaker(s):
Gretchen Grant is a recovering English major who was saved by the web. Currently a senior front-end web developer at The Institutes in Malvern, Pa, she serves as an embedded scrum master and lead for the Thunder Ponies front-end web development team, supporting a score of Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 sites. With “I fight for the user” as her motto, she advocates for best practices in User Experience and Accessibility and is leading the organization’s effort to become AA compliant across their web properties.…

Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site. I'm currently working as a freelance Drupal developer.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.