Using Technology to Plan Accessible Conferences

October 19, 2016
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Hall C

Track: General
Type: Posters
Level: All

How can technology play a role in planning accessible events? Through interviews with stakeholders in the event planning field, we examined how events currently are made accessible and what challenges exist in this process. We propose a tool which can be used to foster communication between event planners and people with disabilities, thus improving accessibility prior to the event.