Accessing Higher Ground 2022

Start date: November 14, 2022 - End date: November 18, 2022

Location: Denver, Colorado


This 5 day virtual conference, presented and hosted by AHEAD focuses on the implementation and benefits of:

  • Accessible media, Universal Design and Assistive Technology in the university, business and public setting;
  • Legal and policy issues, including ADA and 508 compliance.
  • The creation of accessible media and information resources, including Web pages and library resources.
  • Universal Design and curriculum accessibility.
  • Best practices for web design, reaching untapped audiences through accessible design, and compliance with existing and anticipated Section 508 and ADA stipulations.

Of particular interest to our readers:

  • Getting Started with EPUB
  • Publishing and EPUB 101: The Fundamentals Everybody in Higher Education Should Know
  • Improving Student Learning Gains with Accessibility Features and AI Technology
  • Mathematics in Born Accessible Publications: Latest Developments in Accessible Math around the Industry
  • Going Further with EPUB
  • Global Certified Accessible: Changing the World One Publisher at a Time
  • W3C: New Standards and Recommendations on the Horizon – EPUB 3.3, Accessibility and Reading Systems