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Re: Invitation: WAI-Tools Open Meeting on 29 November 2017 in Brussels, Belgium

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:47:31 +0100
To: WAI IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <14f170f7-bc32-8e08-e5eb-bd1509789f1e@w3.org>
Dear WAI Interest Group Participants,

Remote participation for the Open Meeting of the WAI-Tools Project is 
now available. Please refer to the meeting page for more information.

Regards,
   Shadi


On 06/11/2017 16:14, Shadi Abou-Zahra wrote:
> Dear WAI Interest Group Participants,
> 
> The WAI-Tools Project invites you to participate in its open meeting on 
> 29 November 2017 from 9:00am to 12:00pm in Brussels, Belgium. Agenda, 
> logistics, and registration information is available from:
>   - http://www.w3.org/WAI/Tools/meeting1
> 
> This meeting is intended for web accessibility practitioners, evaluation 
> and quality assurance tools vendors, researchers, and users to:
>   - Learn more about the WAI-Tools Project
>   - Provide input into project developments
>   - Explore opportunities for collaboration
> 
> We encourage you to participate if you are interested in:
>   - Web accessibility evaluation and testing
>   - Large-scale web accessibility monitoring
>   - Managing the quality assurance process
> 
> We particularly invite participants involved in related projects and 
> efforts in Europe and internationally, with interest in accessibility 
> conformance testing, including manual and automated testing methods.
> 
> Background on the WAI-Tools Project: The WAI-Tools Project is co-funded 
> by the European Commission, to help drive web accessibility evaluation 
> and repair through:
>   - Building on the on-going W3C efforts on WCAG Accessibility 
> Conformance Testing (ACT);
>   - Ensuring consistent accuracy across automated, semi-automated, and 
> manual testing;
>   - Pursuing leading edge technologies testing, including dynamic and 
> mobile applications;
>   - Leveraging the existing market of commercial, free, and open source 
> evaluation tools;
>   - Demonstrating large-scale accessibility monitoring built on open 
> standards and tools.
> 
> See more information about the WAI-Tools Project and its deliverables:
>   - http://www.w3.org/WAI/Tools/
> 
> If you have any questions, contact Shadi Abou-Zahra: shadi@w3.org
> 
> Feel free to circulate this message to other lists; please avoid 
> cross-postings where possible.
> 
> Regards,
>    Shadi Abou-Zahra, WAI-Tools Scientific Coordinator
> 

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Shadi Abou-Zahra - http://www.w3.org/People/shadi/
Accessibility Strategy and Technology Specialist
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
Received on Monday, 27 November 2017 13:47:50 UTC

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