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  1. The Future of Digital Accessibility

    by Marine Menier

    Hard work and persistent advocacy have built significant momentum in achieving equal access for people with disabilities to digital opportunities in employment, education, and social interactions. While there is much still to be done, accessibility-focused legislation has spurred progress  in industries such as healthcare, travel, and education. The result is...

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  2. Empathetic Leadership Opens Doors

    by Marine Menier

    Board Chairman Rich Schwerdtfeger will lead Knowbility’s first Accessibility Leadership Symposium in May of 2017. The Symposium aims to address the rapidly changing landscape of digital communications by providing global leaders and executives in accessibility with an opportunity to exchange tactics, discuss challenges, and work on solutions in a collaborative...

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  3. Inclusion and accessibility at the Code for America Summit

    by Robert Jolly

    Last week I was fortunate to attend the Code for America Summit in Oakland where civic-minded technologists, government innovators, and entrepreneurs in the civic space gathered. Representing Knowbility, my aim was to connect with others to learn and share ideas around accessibility and inclusion for delivering government content and services...

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  4. Accessibility Club #4 and BeyondTellerrand in Berlin

    by Eric

    I had the pleasure of traveling to Berlin recently for two events:  The one-day Accessibility Club on November 7 and and one of the two days of the BeyondTellerrand conference on November 8. Accessibility Club Karl Groves started his European Tour by kicking off Accessibility Club, organized by Joschi Kuphal...

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  5. Your favorite device feature probably started as an accommodation for disability

    by Sharron

    October – the National Disability Employment Awareness month in the US – in now in the rear view mirror.  We meant to take at least a minute before we get immersed in year end holidays to salute the work of scientists, inventors, and entrepreneurs who have applied technology to the...

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