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  1. Reflections from the Inaugural Knowbility Accessibility Leadership Symposium

    The inaugural Knowbility Accessibility Leadership Symposium (KALS) took place earlier this year on May 15-16 at the Driskhill hotel in Austin, Texas. Knowbility board chair Rich Schwerdtfeger invited leaders in business, academia, and the legal profession to discuss ways to improve digital accessibility and challenges to inclusion for people with...

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  2. Knowbility Hosts Deloitte Volunteers on Impact Day

    On June 9, a dozen volunteers from Deloitte’s Austin office spent the day at Knowbility as part of Impact Day, Deloitte’s annual day of service. They were tasked with improving Knowbility’s communications strategy for the upcoming OpenAIR competition. Saira Guthrie, Senior Consultant at Deloitte, said that she and her fellow...

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  3. Jayne Cravens to Lead Nonprofit Recruitment for OpenAIR 2018

    The 2018 OpenAIR accessible internet competition is fast approaching. This year, Jayne Cravens, a communications and community engagement specialist and long-time friend of Knowbility, will lead recruitment of nonprofit organizations for the online competition. OpenAIR, the accessible internet rally, matches nonprofit organizations that want to improve the accessibility of their...

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  4. PM-Led Accessibility at SXSW 2018

    Vote up this panel on accessibility from a PM's perspective! Panel voting for South by Southwest (SXSW) 2018 is underway, and we'd love to have your support for PM-Led Accessibility: Leading Teams to Inclusion. In this panel, Robert Jolly will share his experience and advice for how interactive project and product...

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  5. Accenture Labs's Nishith Pathak joins Knowbility board

    AUSTIN, TEXAS (Aug. 9) — Nishit Pathak, Vice President and R&D Lead at Accenture Labs, will join the board of Austin-based nonprofit Knowbility. An author and two-time winner of Microsoft’s Most Valuable Professional award, Nishith’s more than 20 years of IT experience will contribute to Knowbility’s mission of ensuring equal...

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