Let’s get Accessible! A Seminar on Alternative Text for Images

March 22, 2022

Location: Bologna Children's Book Fair


Fondazione LIA is organizing an international seminar focusing on accessibility of publishing products. This event is organised in the framework of Aldus UP, the European Book Fairs network.

New legislation requires content producers to adapt their production flow and upgrade their skills by taking into account the need to create an accessible ecosystem; where everyone in the supply chain has to do their part.  The seminar will provide an overview new legislation before focusing on alt text for images, a key element to ensure full accessibility and usability of content also by people with a visual disability.

This seminar is aimed in particular at editors, graphic designers and illustrators who work in the process of design and creation for images, infographics and graphics for paper, digital and web contents.