Shape the Future research symposium: Last Call for Submissions

Hi all,

Last Call for Submissions

The Web Accessibility Initiative - Communities of Practice (WAI-CooP) 
Project and the W3C Accessible Platform Architectures (APA) Working 
Group invite you to contribute to and participate in the online research 

         Shape the Future: Research and Development Questions in Digital 
         10 November 2021, 14:00 to 17:00 Central European Time (CET), 

This online symposium brings together researchers, academics, industry, 
government, and people with disabilities, to explore the current 
state-of-the-art in accessibility research, development, and practice to 
uncover pressing topics for future research and development.

Another goal of this symposium is to explore potential gaps between the 
topics discussed by researchers and practitioners. By increasing 
awareness to the challenges faced by all communities, collaborations 
could emerge and improve the current state of accessibility research and 

We invite position papers, of no more than 1500 words, discussing these 
topics using real-life settings and raising current issues and needs for 
discussion. Papers can be submitted until 6 October 2021. Authors of 
accepted submissions will be notified by 27 October 2021.

Paper preparation instructions are available from the symposium page 
available at

Papers are to be submitted through the symposium submission management 
system available at until 6 October 2021.

Participation is free, but registration is required by 7 November 2021.

Important dates:
- Paper submission: 6 October 2021
- Acceptance notification: 27 October 2021
- Registration deadline: 7 November 2021
- Symposium: 10 November 2021


Josh (on behalf of)

Carlos Duarte / Letícia Pereira
LASIGE, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa

Emerging Web Technology Specialist/Accessibility (WAI/W3C)

Received on Thursday, 30 September 2021 09:57:21 UTC