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Making Drupal More Accessible: A Panel Discussion

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Design & Front-end
Speaker(s)
Laura Johnson, Mike Gifford, Denis Boudreau
Audience Experience Level
Everyone

Laura Johnson of Myplanet will moderate and take part in a panel discussion about web accessibility in Drupal that will feature:

  • Mike Gifford, Founder & CEO of Open Concept and Drupal 8 Core Accessibility Maintainer
  • Denis Boudreau, Principal Web Accessibility Consultant, Strategist and Trainer at Deque

The discussion will include such topics as:

  • What can developers do to ensure their components are accessible
  • Integrating accessibility linting tools into a CI
  • Assisting content editors with producing accessible content
  • Integrating AI to aid with web accessiblity
  • Bill C-81 (which may be passed at that point) and how it relates to Drupal websites

Note: this session must take place on Friday, June 14 as that is the only day all panelists are available