Accessibility: the why and how
by Jason Piemeisl
Sat, Apr 15, 2023
In this session we will focus on how people with different abilities interact with digital experiences we create. We will discuss the importance of prioritizing accessibility when designing digital experiences, while highlighting some common examples of accessibility mistakes and how to avoid them. The session will wrap up with accessibility best practices and guidance for additional tooling and testing to deliver an improved user experience.
About the Author
Meet Jason, an experienced engineering lead with a passion for creating responsive user interfaces. With over 15 years of experience in client-side coding and design, Jason has become a skilled problem-solver, consistently finding creative solutions to technical challenges. Jason's expertise extends to his keen eye for user experience, his dedication to mentoring junior team members, sharing his knowledge, and his commitment to staying up-to-date with the latest technologies. He also has a sharp mind for architectural standards and a guided purpose that focuses on accessibility.