Accessibility is a facet of web development that many companies still think of as an afterthought. Studies show that 20% of the population have some type of disability. While not all these disabilities make it difficult forth to access the internet, its unwise and sometimes even violates the law the exclude this population.
This session will discuss the standards, provide thoughts on why its important to foster an environment that cares about accessibility, and provide key concepts and tools to use to make accessibly easier. Targeted for developers and project managers the goal of this session is to introduce everyone to the fundamental principals of web accessibility.