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Peer-to-Peer Digital Accessibility Workshop 8/7/19

Join your UVA peers to share and get help with digital accessibility challenges. This event is intended for managers, developers, designers, instructors, content creators and leaders of all kinds!


Registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact the event organizer, Jill Heinze, if you have questions. Sorry to miss you!

Agenda Overview

Track One - Overview, Cultural Change, and Workflows

  • 10:00a.m. - 10:30a.m.: Introduction, overview for the day, purpose
  • 10:30a.m. - 11:00a.m.: UVA digital accessibility updates, sharing successes
  • 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.: Creating and sustaining cultural change and workflows in support of universal design

Track Two - Technical Problem-Solving 

  • 12:00p.m.-12:30p.m.: (Working) lunch and listen - Technical demonstrations: Common pitfalls and practical solutions
  • 12:30p.m.-2:00p.m.: Technical deep dives - Table-based discussions and working sessions to explore and get help with technical issues

Track Three - Content and Design Solutions, Closing Remarks

  • 2:00p.m. - 3:40p.m.: Learn about and get help with common content (document) and design challenges
  • 3:40p.m. - 4:00p.m.: Observations from the day, closing remarks, next steps


UVA Library is committed to hosting library events that are inclusive and welcoming to all. If you need certain accommodations to participate fully in this event, or have dietary restrictions, please contact the event organizer, Jill Heinze no later than 7/31/19.