This hybrid (in-person and online) event is focused on the effective digitization and delivery of STEM resources. Topics will include: Digitizing and processing printed documents in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics): technology / practice, Digital libraries for STEM, Accessibility of STEM documents, accessible PDF (e.g. PDF/UA) for STEM documents, Accessibility of tables and figures,
This two day symposium brings together accessibility professionals to present, discuss, and debate the accessibility testing of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs). Attracting both newcomers to the field of accessibility testing, as well as seasoned professionals who have made a career in testing, the conference is attended by test process developers, conformance testing practitioners, usability
The first ICEVI Africa Conference wil be held in Nairobi, Kenya with the theme: "The Future of Education for People with Visual Impairment in Africa" The conference will host several presentation sessions, related meetings, breakout sessions, an exhibition and social events.
The Tactile Reading Conference will bring together experts from around the wide who engage with making information accessible through tactile solutions. In addition to braille, this event will also encompass tactile graphics, drawings and 3D. This three day conference will feature a varied program covering all aspects of tactile reading and graphics with inspiring speakers.
The Marrakesh Treaty was adopted 10 years ago and has become WIPO's fastest growing treaty, currently covering 119 countries with 93 contracting parties. This WIPO in-person and virtual event celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Treaty which continues to improve the lives of people with print disabilities around the world.
The DAISY Consortium Annual General Meeting for 2024 will be held in Paris, France on May 30. In the general meeting we transact the formal business required under our articles and governing regulations, and feature presentations to highlight some of our work. The AGM will be hosted in person and streamed via Zoom.
With the theme of "AI and Digital Transformation: New Paradigms for Accessibility and Inclusion Strategies" the M-Enabling Summit returns in October to deliver two days of parallel conference sessions and a day of workshops.
On the 10th anniversary of the Marrakesh Treaty join the IFLA Section Libraries Serving Persons with Print Disabilities (LPD) and guests in a celebration and exploration of the accomplishments, challenges, and future of the Marrakesh Treaty. This webinar is run in collaboration with the DAISY Consortium and will feature representatives from IFLA, ABC, EIFL, EBU/WBU
The International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment (ICEVI) Regional Conference for East Asia has a theme of "Reasonable Accommodation and Accessibility in Education of Children with Visual Impairment". The conference theme will be discussed in the light of Global perspectives on education for all, Legislations, Access, Training and Resources and the plenary
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) section for Libraries Serving Persons with Print Disabilities (LPD) is hosting a two-day conference titled 'Let’s work together, let’s Library for all' as a satellite event to the IFLA World Library and Information Congress being held nearby in Rotterdam. The LPD conference has an incredible lineup