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Re: Which title? - Re: Please review: Draft Call which includes Use Cases

From: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 08 Oct 2003 19:26:12 -0400
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To: Marja-Riitta Koivunen <marja@w3.org>, "Markku T. Hakkinen" <hakkinen@dinf.ne.jp>, "Public-Wai-Rd" <public-wai-rd@w3.org>

Sounds good to me.

At 03:01 PM 10/8/2003, Marja-Riitta Koivunen wrote:
>I would not leave visualizations out as that is what many people also do 
>understand and understand that they are inaccessible. You can have access 
>to the numbers in a table and still not have access to something similar 
>as good visualizations.
>As a compromise, maybe we could do something like "Making Visualizations 
>of Complex Data Accessible for Persons with Disabilities." ?
>At 02:36 PM 10/8/2003 -0400, Wendy A Chisholm wrote:
>>Is the primary goal to make visualizations accessible or to provide 
>>access to data? If to provide access to data (which usually ends up 
>>presented in a visualization), I propose, "Making Large Data Sets 
>>Accessible for Persons with Disabilities."
>>It still feels a little awkward, but "visualization" used out of context 
>>(i.e., just in a title) is likely to be misinterpreted  (e.g.,  PFWG is 
>>working on  "visual verification."  When I told someone our next topic is 
>>"visualizations" she thought we were doing "visual verification.")
>>At 01:21 PM 10/8/2003, Marja-Riitta Koivunen wrote:
>>>I prefer the title
>>>Making Visualization Technologies Accessible for Persons with Disabilities
>>>but maybe we should change "Visualization Technologies" to just 
>>>"Visualizations"? Technologies brings to my mind SVG etc. and that is 
>>>could but what about the image from Lee's talk describing collaborating 
>>>users with dots, adjacency and color codes, is that a technology too or 
>>>rather a technique. I think Visualizations will cover both or what do 
>>>others think?
>>>At 11:06 AM 10/8/2003 -0400, Markku T. Hakkinen wrote:
>>>>Please review and comment upon the current draft call for position papers
>>>>I'm looking forward to your comments.
>>wendy a chisholm
>>world wide web consortium
>>web accessibility initiative

wendy a chisholm
world wide web consortium
web accessibility initiative
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