OAT Webinar Series

COVID-19 and Access to Information

This first webinar in a series uses inaccessible PDF documents about COVID-19 to identify barriers to information from citizen governments about health care, emergency plans and policies and other information important to people with disabilities, this webinar will guide you through some of the elements of tagged PDF and PDF forms that make it accessible/easier to read for people with disabilities.

When: May 19, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Microsoft Accessibility Checkers: Helping you Create More Accessible Documents

As we build on the first webinar in this series, this webinar takes a look at the Accessibility Checkers in Microsoft Office, what they check for and what they don’t check for, what you as a document author can do to optimize Word and PowerPoint content for accessibility and how to incorporate results from the Accessibility Checkers.

When: May 26, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Accessible Document Design and your Partnership with Open Access Technologies

In this final webinar of the series, we’ll take a look at specific tools in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint that will help you optimize your digital content for accessibility and how Open Access Technologies can help your organization and staff with training and remediation needs.

When: June 2, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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We look forward to working with you!