About the Talk
What if web applications included universal design from the get-go? They would work better on mobile devices, have better SEO, and be accessible by more people in more situations. Learn 5 things you can do to make your web app more accessible.
About the Speaker
Wendy Chisholm is a consultant, developer, author, and speaker on the topic of universal design. As co-editor of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 (WCAG 1.0) and then staff at the World Wide Web Consortium, she has worked with people around the globe to make the web accessible. Currently residing in Seattle, WA, Wendy consults with companies such as Microsoft, Adobe and Google, integrating universal design concepts into their tools and technologies. She continues to further the research and development of universal design as a part-time staff at the University of Washington.
After The Talk
Don't forget that we all head over to the Red Door for food and
drinks after every Refresh Seattle talk. Hope to see you there!
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