Access for All Accessible Technology Symposium, October 12-13, 2017, Shriver Center, Oxford Access for All Accessible Technology Symposium, October 12-13, 2017, Shriver Center, Oxford

Event Schedule

All sessions will be held in Shriver Center. Break-out session room assignments will be available at check-in.

Symposium Schedule, October 12, 2017
Time
Event
8:00 a.m.
Check-In/Registration
Heritage Room
9:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks/Welcome
Gregory Crawford, President, Miami University
Heritage Room
9:05 a.m.
Inclusion Drives Innovation (Keynote Address)
Janet Peters, Project Coordinator, Great Lakes ADA Center, University of Illinois Chicago
Heritage Room
10:00 a.m.
Break
10:15 a.m.
Collaboration Driven Accessibility - A Publisher's View
Ted Gies, Elsevier
Read and Write Gold: Rollout to Accessible Learning
Jon McPeters, Territory Director, texthelp
Matt Striet, Assistive Technology Specialist/Web Content Editor, Sinclair Community College
Digital Accessibility and Higher Education: What You Need to Know
Rachael Edenbaum and 
Matt Baillargeon, Level Access
11:15 a.m.
Lunch
Heritage Room
11:30 a.m.
Lunch—Continued
Changing Face of AT (Panel Discussion)

Andy Zeisler, Moderator (Miami), Stephanie Dawson (Miami), Michael Southern (Cincinnati), Mitchell Jones (Cincinnati), Tom Webb (Wright State), Amanda Weyant (Kent State), Jason Piatt (Kent State)
Heritage Room
12:45 p.m.
Break/Refreshments
1:00 p.m.

Accessible Publishing: Making Educational Materials at W.W. Norton & Company
Evan Yamanishi, Accessibility Lead and Matt Vitale, Media Accessibility Specialist, W.W. Norton & Company

MU Center for Assistive Technology (MUCAT): Engineering Improved Quality of Life
Amit Shukla, Director, Miami University Center for Assistive Technology

Digital Accessibility for Education: Tips to Help You Through the Process
Mary Smith and Rachael Edenbaum, Level Access

2:00 p.m.
Break/Refreshments
2:15 p.m.

STEM Accessibility
Greg Williams, Independence Science and SeeWriteHear

Policy & Procurement at Miami
Kara Zirkle, Technical Specialist, Miami University

Students Accessing Miami (SAM) Faculty Portal
Stephanie Dawson, Associate Director Student Disability Services, Miami University
3:15 p.m.
Break/Refreshments
3:30 p.m.
Universal Design for Learning: Accessibility for Faculty
Janet Peters, Project Coordinator, Great Lakes ADA Center, University of Illinois Chicago

Creating Disability Pride on Campus: Students with Disabilities Advisory Council Promoting Disability Studies 101
Dan Darkow, Accommodations Coordinator, Miami University

Tour: Student Disability Services, Rinella Learning Center & the AccessMU Center
4:30 p.m.

Adjourn

For Friday's schedule of events, please visit Ohio AHEAD (Association on Higher Education and Disability) Annual Conference.