Event Details

Web Access Workshop

Time: December 2, 2013 to December 3, 2013
Location: University of Alaska Anchorage GHH Room 103
Street: 3211 Providence Dr.
City/Town: Anchorage, AK, 99508
Website or Map: http://akaccessmatters.org/pa…
Event Type: workshop
Organized By: State of Alaska ADA Coordinator
Latest Activity: Oct 30, 2013

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Event Description


One in five people have limitations that affect how they access content online. The Web Access Workshop provides professionals with tools and techniques to improve usability and reduce user frustration. The workshop focuses on the end-user experience, barriers to access, and tools that promote usability. 

Participants will:

  • Network with web professionals on communications, usability, and technology issues
  • Optimize rich and social media for access
  • Improve interoperability of websites
  • Get hands-on learning with the latest tools and freeware
  • Apply techniques that improve usability.


  • State of Alaska, Portland Community College
  • University of Alaska Anchorage
  • Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
  • and other experts

Register by November 4, 2013
Registration is limited to 25 people

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*Remote participants may not have full access to hands-on activities.


Kurt Savikko, ADFG Webmaster at kurt.savikko@alaska.gov or 465-6104

Jason Burke, State ADA Coordinator at Jason.burke@alaska.gov or 465-6929 (v/tty)

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