Debbie Gillespie & Naveesha Maharaj, Accessibility Consultants, CNIB
CNIB's Accessibility consultants review the tools and information needed to make businesses more inclusive. Together, Debbie and Naveesha will demonstrate how to improve accessibility when communicating with clients, suppliers and the public. They cover key elements of design such as web accessibility, typography and signage and wayfinding, as well as take you through the services offered by the CNIB that work to make all environments accessible to everyone today. Debbie Gillespie has been in the access technology field for over 20 years. She has conducted numerous product evaluations for the Assistive Devices Program for the Ontario Government and conducts training sessions. Naveesha Maharaj provides accessibility review and audits, promotes accessibility awareness and services to organizations within Ontario, and provides accessibility information ensuring compliance with the current WCAG, W3C and AODA standards.
This video was taped during the Access-Ability Conference, Jan. 28, 2010. Conference organized by RGD Ontario. Taping by RGD Ontario with speaker's permission. Copyright RGD Ontario.