News & Events

Here you will find all the latest news as well as upcoming and previous events.

ABE Lab Report Released

The newly released Accessible Backlist Ebooks (ABE Lab) project report on Backlist Data and Gap Analysis provides relevant information for all looking to remediate […]

Congratulations to ABC Excellence Awards Winners 2023

Many congratulations to the winners of the Accessible Books Consortium International Excellence Awards for Accessible Publishing, announced today at The Sharjah Book Fair. The awards are […]

Shortlist Announced for ABC International Excellence Awards 2023

The short-list for the 2023 ABC International Excellence Awards in Accessible Publishing has been announced in advance of the awards ceremony to be held at the […]

CSUN 2024 Call For Papers

The 39th Annual CSUN AT Conference will be at the Anaheim Marriott in California, March 18-22, 2024. There is a general call for presentation […]

Inclusive Publishing Partner, RedShelf, Wins EdTech Award

Inclusive Publishing Partner, RedShelf, has been honored with the 2023 Global EdTech Award for Best Established EdTech Company! Award presenter Laura Knight remarked on RedShelf’s beginnings […]

GCA Celebrates 5 Years Since Launch

Our congratulations to everyone who has worked on the Benetech Global Certified Accessible initiative since its launch 5 years ago. The DAISY Consortium are […]

Nominations Open – International Excellence Award for Accessible Publishing 2023

Nominations are now open for the WIPO Accessible Books Consortium International Excellence Award 2023. As in previous years, there are two categories for the […]

Avneesh Singh Re-Elected to W3C Advisory Board

Many congratulations to Avneesh Singh, Chief Operating Officer at The DAISY Consortium, who has been re-elected to the W3C Advisory Board, as reported in W3C’s announcement. Avneesh’s submission […]

EPUB 3.3 Becomes a W3C Recommendation

The W3C have issued a press release to announce the publication of EPUB 3.3 as a W3C Recommendation. This is a significant development and […]

Ace Feedback Wanted

If you use Ace by DAISY to check the accessibility of your EPUB files we would love to hear from you. Our survey, which […]