[Athen] Last week to register- Accessible Instructional Materials & Technology Summit

Lucio, Emily Singer LUCIO at cua.edu
Tue May 26 06:57:50 PDT 2015

Accessible Instructional Materials & Technology Summit
Thursday, June 18th and Friday, June 19th, 8:30 am-4:30 pm

A 2 Day conference that will bring together national figures in accessibility issues from the Civil Rights Division, US Department of Justice, the National Federation of the Blind, the United States Access Board and The Association on Higher Education and Disability.

The speakers will address our obligations for accessibility of all types of instructional materials and on developing an institutional plan for accessibility of instructional materials and technology and how we can work collaboratively to address those expectations.

Speakers include:

* Eve Hill- U.S. Department of Justice
* Dr. Joann Boughman, Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University System of Maryland
* Sharon Krevor-Weisbaum, Attorney, Brown Goldstein & Levy
* Scott Lissner- Association on Higher Education and Disability
* Mark Riccobono- President, National Federation of the Blind
* Bruce Bailey, Accessibility IT Specialist, U.S. Access Board
* Jonathan Lazar, Director of Information Sciences Program, Towson University
* Ron Stewart, Managing Consultant for AltFormat Solutions, LLC

Conference Fees:

CAHEAD Member $225.00
MD AHEAD Member $225.00
Non-Member ( CAHEAD or MDAHEAD): $275.00
On-Site: $300.00
There is a $25.00 per person discount for groups of 3 or more registering from the same institution

To Register: http://ahead.org/AIMT_summit
Sheraton Columbia Town Center
10207 Wincopin Circle
Columbia, MD 21044

Who should attend:

* Presidents
* Provosts
* Chief Student Affairs Officers
* Faculty Senate Chair
* Financial/Purchasing Officer
* University/College Counsel
* Online Learning Director
* Online faculty course developers
* Library Director/Dean
* Disability Services Director/staff
* ADA Coordinator
* Advising/Counseling staff
* Web Director/ Marketing Director

Emily Lucio
Disability Support Services
The Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Ave. NE
201 Pryzbyla Center
Washington, DC 20064
Phone 202-319-5211
Fax 202-319-5126
Email: lucio at cua.edu<mailto:lucio at cua.edu>

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