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Re: fyi, evoHaX results and my talk

From: Steve Lee <steve@opendirective.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:27:05 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEsWMvTm+-vyUGnMFQc84wSNvrKN8b5UWj+17ASQZJsPsX4d0g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Deborah Dahl <dahl@conversational-technologies.com>
Cc: "lisa.seeman" <lisa.seeman@zoho.com>, public-cognitive-a11y-tf <public-cognitive-a11y-tf@w3.org>
Thanks Deborah!
Steve Lee
OpenDirective http://opendirective.com


On 27 April 2015 at 16:54, Deborah Dahl
<dahl@conversational-technologies.com> wrote:
> The accessibility hackathon (evoHaX) where I spoke a few days ago went very
> well. There were five teams from local universities participating and you
> can read the report on what they came up with at
>
> http://technical.ly/philly/2015/04/21/5-local-colleges-hacked-web-accessibility-evohax/.
> Unfortunately I wasn’t able to attend the final presentation of the
> projects, but if I find out more information about what they came up with
> I’ll post that.
>
> Also, here’s my presentation, if you’re interested. It’s a pretty generic,
> awareness-raising presentation, aimed at a general technical audience.
> Thanks to John Rochford for the pointer to ClearHelper. The picture on slide
> 7 is what is in my opinion a really terrible website from the point of view
> of cognitive accessibility, with popups, a lot of extremely distracting
> advertising, and a tiny font for the very small amount of actual content.
>
> Feel free to reuse any of the slides for your own talks if you think they
> would be useful -- let me know if you’d like the PowerPoint version.
>
> Debbie
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