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Thursday February 11, 2010 on canvas accessibility Meeting

From: Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Feb 2010 15:47:17 -0600
To: mike@w3.org
Cc: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, david.bolter@gmail.com, "public-canvas-api@w3.org" <public-canvas-api@w3.org>, franko@microsoft.com
Message-ID: <OF67D2F9C1.65586BCB-ON862576C4.00767B3A-862576C4.0077AF4D@us.ibm.com>

Hi Mike,

Please set up a one hour call for this Thursday February 11, 2010 on canvas
accessibility. The
irc channel will be #html-a11y

Day:  Thursday
 Date: 2010-02-11
 Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm Boston local
 Code: 92473 ("WAIPF")
 One time enough for 13 participants:

irc channel= #html-a11y

We are trying to bring canvas issues to a close.


irc channel= #html-a11y


1. Identify Scribe
2. IMS Access For All meta data/CSS attributes for alternative content
3. Discuss technique for making canvas directly accessible and how to place
in HTML 5 specification.
- JavaScript detection of <canvas> support
- Use of script and CSS to render accessible DOM overlay for directly
accessible canvas
- Use of script and CSS to hide accessible DOM for browsers that do not
support canvas
4. CSS media types for tactual and tactile Gregory Rosmaita to discuss
5. JavaScript method for focus setting/focus ring (Steve F. what issues
6. Consider method for caret location setting in focus area

Rich Schwerdtfeger
Distinguished Engineer, SWG Accessibility Architect/Strategist.
Received on Monday, 8 February 2010 21:47:58 UTC

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