Announcing TechAccessOK 2018!

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TechAccessOK is Oklahoma’s premier conference that focuses on accessibility in technology and the web. This year's event takes place at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel in downtown Oklahoma City on June 28th and 29th. Thanks to the generous sponsors shown below, the event is once again FREE to attend!

Thanks to our Sponsors!

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Oklahoma WORKS logo iPro Oklahoma logo
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Thursday, June 28th - Full-Day Workshop (Closed)

9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Accessible PDFs
With Bevi Chagnon

Bevi Chagnon from PubCom uses her multiple talents – designer, techno-geek, and educator – to provide expert advice and tips on what it takes to achieve Section 508 accessibility in PDFs. Bring your own device!

Schedule for the Workshop

Session TimePresenterPresentation
9:00 a.m. –
Noon
Bevi ChagnonAccessibility in Adobe PDF
Noon –
1:00 p.m.
Lunch on your own
1:00 p.m. –
4:30 p.m.
Bevi ChagnonAccessibility in Adobe PDF

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Friday, June 29th - Main Conference

Main Conference Schedule

Session TimeSession Topic
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.Registration
8:30-9:30 a.m.Jay Wyant and Jennie Delisi from the State of Minnesota, speaking about accessible multimedia and captioning.
9:40-10:40 a.m.Glenda Sims from Deque Systems, speaking about the new Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1
10:40-11:00 a.m.Break
11:00 a.m.-NoonLainie Strange from the State of Missouri speaking about writing effective alternative text
Noon-1:20 p.m.Lunch (on your own)
1:20-2:20 p.m.Jessica Anderson, Sean Dixon and Nate Marshall from OU's Center for Public Management speaking about building an accessibility program
2:30-3:30 p.m.Luis Garcia from eBay, speaking about testing for accessibility
3:30-3:45 p.m.Break
3:45-4:45 p.m.Ashley Bischoff from The Paciello Group, speaking about using plain language
4:45 p.m.Closing Remarks


Conference Venue

Skirvin Hilton Hotel in downtown Oklahoma City

1 Park Avenue
Downtown Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, OK  73102
(405) 272-3040

TechAccessOK 2018

REGISTER TODAY!

TWO-DAY CONFERENCE
PDF Accessibility with Bevi Chagnon
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Hours TBD

Conference Presentations
Friday, June 29, 2018
Hours TBD

ADDRESS
Skirvin Hilton Hotel
Downtown Oklahoma City
1 Park Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Make your reservations here!
ABLE Tech has secured a block of rooms at the Shirvin Hotel for a discounted rate of $95 per night for the night of June 28th.

EMAIL
rgcarr@okstate.edu, Organizer

PHONE for ABLE Tech
800.257.1705

Attention Educators! 
To learn more about how you can take advantage of mileage reimbursement, click here.

See you at TechAccessOK 2018 in June!