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*'''Welcome'''
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===Welcome===
 
**Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC and Moderator
 
**Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC and Moderator
 
**Dr. Rob E. Anderson, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Policy, University System of Georgia (USG)
 
**Dr. Rob E. Anderson, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Policy, University System of Georgia (USG)
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**Kimberly Ellis, Coordinator Special Populations, Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG)
 
**Kimberly Ellis, Coordinator Special Populations, Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG)
 
*[https://www.washington.edu/doit/videos/index.php?vid=55 IT Accessibility: What Campus Leaders Have to Say (link to video; select YouTube version from this page)]
 
*[https://www.washington.edu/doit/videos/index.php?vid=55 IT Accessibility: What Campus Leaders Have to Say (link to video; select YouTube version from this page)]
*'''Review of Legal Requirements, and Accessibility and Technology in an Evolving Legal Landscape'''
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===Review of Legal Requirements, and Accessibility and Technology in an Evolving Legal Landscape===
 
**Manuel 'Mike' Galifianakis, ADA Coordinator for the Georgia State Financing & Investment Commission
 
**Manuel 'Mike' Galifianakis, ADA Coordinator for the Georgia State Financing & Investment Commission
*'''Award: UPCEA South Award, Special Populations'''
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===Award: UPCEA South Award, Special Populations===
 
**Presented by Dr. Nelson Baker, Dean, Georgia Tech Professional Education to Dr. Christopher Lee, Director, AMAC
 
**Presented by Dr. Nelson Baker, Dean, Georgia Tech Professional Education to Dr. Christopher Lee, Director, AMAC
 
**[https://www.edx.org/course/information-communication-technology-ict-gtx-ict100x ICT Accessibility MOOC]
 
**[https://www.edx.org/course/information-communication-technology-ict-gtx-ict100x ICT Accessibility MOOC]
*'''Institutional Perspective'''
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===Institutional Perspective===
 
**J. Denise Johnson-Marshall, ADA Compliance Coordinator, Office of Compliance Programs, Georgia Institute of Technology
 
**J. Denise Johnson-Marshall, ADA Compliance Coordinator, Office of Compliance Programs, Georgia Institute of Technology
*'''Basics of ICT Accessibility: Academic and Online Courses, Websites and Web-based Applications, Procurement'''
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===Basics of ICT Accessibility: Academic and Online Courses, Websites and Web-based Applications, Procurement===
 
**Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC
 
**Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC
 
**Joy Kniskern, Strategic Development Initiatives, AMAC
 
**Joy Kniskern, Strategic Development Initiatives, AMAC
*'''Components of a Campus Accessibility Plan'''
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===Components of a Campus Accessibility Plan===
 
**Dr. Cyndi Rowland, Executive Director, WebAIM
 
**Dr. Cyndi Rowland, Executive Director, WebAIM
 
***[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eks3r-nE9lU To Care and Comply: Accessible Online Course Content, Portland Community College (YouTube Video)]
 
***[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eks3r-nE9lU To Care and Comply: Accessible Online Course Content, Portland Community College (YouTube Video)]
 
***[http://www.ncdae.org/goals/ National Center on Disability and Access to Education (NCDAE), GOALS Project]
 
***[http://www.ncdae.org/goals/ National Center on Disability and Access to Education (NCDAE), GOALS Project]
*'''Web Accessibility Group (WAG) for Higher Education'''
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===Web Accessibility Group (WAG) for Higher Education===
 
**Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC
 
**Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC
*'''Statewide Technical Assistance Center'''
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===Statewide Technical Assistance Center===
 
**Dr. Christopher Lee, Director, AMAC
 
**Dr. Christopher Lee, Director, AMAC
*'''Strategies for Institutional Implementation'''
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===Strategies for Institutional Implementation===
 
**Panel Discussion with Speakers and Presenters
 
**Panel Discussion with Speakers and Presenters
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***[http://www.amacusg.gatech.edu/wag/Funding_Options_and_Strategy_for_Accessible_Media Funding Options and Strategy for Accessibility Media Funding (Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator)]
 
***[http://www.3playmedia.com/2014/08/21/sources-grants-funding-closed-captioning-online-video/ Sources of Grants and Funding for Closed Captioning of Online Video, 3Play Media]
 
***[http://www.3playmedia.com/2014/08/21/sources-grants-funding-closed-captioning-online-video/ Sources of Grants and Funding for Closed Captioning of Online Video, 3Play Media]
 
***[http://www.amacusg.gatech.edu/wag/Handouts_and_Recordings#Online_Courses 10 Tips for Creating Accessible Course Content]
 
***[http://www.amacusg.gatech.edu/wag/Handouts_and_Recordings#Online_Courses 10 Tips for Creating Accessible Course Content]

Revision as of 14:44, 2 November 2016

About the Symposium

The USG and AMAC Accessibility Symposium will be held on November 1, 2016 from 9:00am - 12:00pm at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center.
At this event, we will discuss Information and Communications Technology (ICT) accessibility in regards to institutional legal responsibilities, faculty and student success and overall good customer service.

This event is co-sponsored by the University System of Georgia (USG) and AMAC Accessibility Solutions. It is targeted to Presidents, Provosts, Vice Presidents, CIOs, and Compliance Officers who are responsible for recognizing and responding to ICT accessibility issues at their institutions. This includes accessibility compliance of academic and online courses, websites and web-based applications, as well as procured goods. Invitees include administrators from USG institutions and the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG). We are also inviting Directors of Teaching and Learning, Directors of Online Learning, Disability Services Providers and WAG Members.

Presenter Slides

Will be posted no later than Monday November 7, 2016 by noon (ET).
If you have questions about this event, please contact wag@amac.gatech.edu

Agenda and Resource Links

Welcome

Review of Legal Requirements, and Accessibility and Technology in an Evolving Legal Landscape

    • Manuel 'Mike' Galifianakis, ADA Coordinator for the Georgia State Financing & Investment Commission

Award: UPCEA South Award, Special Populations

    • Presented by Dr. Nelson Baker, Dean, Georgia Tech Professional Education to Dr. Christopher Lee, Director, AMAC
    • ICT Accessibility MOOC

Institutional Perspective

    • J. Denise Johnson-Marshall, ADA Compliance Coordinator, Office of Compliance Programs, Georgia Institute of Technology

Basics of ICT Accessibility: Academic and Online Courses, Websites and Web-based Applications, Procurement

    • Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC
    • Joy Kniskern, Strategic Development Initiatives, AMAC

Components of a Campus Accessibility Plan

Web Accessibility Group (WAG) for Higher Education

    • Janet Sylvia, WAG Coordinator, AMAC

Statewide Technical Assistance Center

    • Dr. Christopher Lee, Director, AMAC

Strategies for Institutional Implementation

Resources

Presentation handouts and resources will be available after the event.