Research Perspectives on Supporting Section 508 Compliance

Event Date: 
May 23, 2013, 9 am


The ICDR is hosting this forum to examine the state of the science, explore partnership opportunities, and promote information sharing that will support Section 508 compliance. You are invited to contribute to this important interagency event and learn about research activities.

Participants will have the opportunity to dialogue about critical Section 508 compliance issues and to identify research needs and knowledge gaps. Federal agency and private industry representatives will discuss emerging issues and research addressing the following:

  • accessible mobile applications including support for interactivity and maps;  
  • accessible collaboration technology; and
  • assessment approaches for accessible technology.

Experts will engage with the audience to explore solutions and the role of research to inform Section 508 compliance practices.