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United States Access Board Section 508 Best Practices Webinar: Audio Description

  • Webinar
  • July 14, 2015
  • Time: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. ET

The webinar will address audio description, a method for making video and multi-media content accessible to people with vision impairments. The session will cover the basics of audio description and how it can be provided in order to meet Section 508 and other requirments.

For more details or to register for this free webinar, visit www.adaconferences.org/CIOC/.

The Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series provides helpful information and best practices for federal agencies in meeting their obligations under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act which ensures access to electronic and information technology in the federal sector. This webinar series is made available by the Accessibility Community of Practice of the CIO Council in partnership with the U.S. Access Board.

• Kim Charlson, President, American Council of the Blind, ACB Audio Description Project
• Robin Sitten, Educational Resources Specialist, Perkins eLearning, Perkins School for the Blind
• Mark D. Urban, HHS Program Team Co-Chair and CDC Section 508 Coordinator
• Timothy Creagan, U.S. Access Board

Registration: www.adaconferences.org/CIOC/.