[Athen] Accessibility Related Events During EDUCAUSE Annual Conference Hosted by Indiana University

Humbert, Joe johumber at iu.edu
Thu Oct 22 09:38:32 PDT 2015

Hi Fellow ATHEN Members,

I just wanted to let everyone who may be attending the EDUCAUSE annual conference in Indianapolis know about some of the Accessibility related events happening during (but outside of) the conference hosted by Indiana University:

Able Player Meetup
Anyone interesting in discussing the implementation or development of an accessible web-based video player (Able Player<http://ableplayer.github.io/ableplayer/>) is welcome to join in the conversation.

Thursday October 29th, 2015 4:30pm-5:30pm EST


Informatics & Communications Technology Complex (ICTC)
535 W Michigan Street, IT 109 (Staff Lounge)
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Directions to the ICTC<https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Informatics+and+Communications+Technology+Complex,+Indianapolis,+IN+46202/@39.7738196,-86.1700976,17z/data=!4m13!1m4!3m3!1s0x886b50b62db58899:0xe7eecbf0bd9ac30e!2sInformatics+and+Communications+Technology+Complex,+Indianapolis,+IN+46202!3b1!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x886b50b62db58899:0xe7eecbf0bd9ac30e!2m2!1d-86.1679036!2d39.7738196>

Note: The staff lounge is near the north entrance of the building off of Michigan St. by the vending machines and bathrooms. Look for the sign.

Public transit: take the #24 IndyGo<http://www.indygo.net/> bus from corner of S West Street and W Maryland Street to the W Ohio Street and N Meridian Street Stop. Transfer to the #50 bus and take it to N West Street and W Michigan St.
$1.75 per ride or $4 per day. Half-fare for people with disabilities.

Visitor Parking<http://www.parking.iupui.edu/Visitors/VisitorHome.aspx>: Gateway Garage<https://www.google.com/maps/place/525+N+Blackford+St,+Indianapolis,+IN+46202/@39.775215,-86.169312,16z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x886b50c9ee639fd1:0x2cb63acb9ccd6b6d?hl=en> (Corner of W Michigan St. and N Blackford St., one block West of the ICTC) 525 N Blackford St Indianapolis, IN 46202. 1-4 hours $5-$7


Topic: Able Player EDUCAUSE Meetup
Time: Oct 29, 2015 4:25 PM (GMT-4:00) Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://IU.zoom.us/j/762468226

Or join by phone:

+1 408 638 0968 (US Toll) or +1 646 558 8656 (US Toll)
Meeting ID: 762 468 226
International numbers available: https://IU.zoom.us/zoomconference?m=k0ocA0BlKgVhiBSYyNTrpC_D15BOJJjo

Or join from a H.323/SIP room system:
H.323: (US East) or (US West)
Meeting ID: 762 468 226

SIP: 762468226 at zoomcrc.com<mailto:762468226 at zoomcrc.com>

Accessibility Unconference/Networking Meetup
Are you interested in accessibility or does some part of your job responsibilities include accessibility. Come meet up and network with other Higher Ed professionals with the same interest. Tables will be provided for small break out unconference topics.

Light Food and Beverages will be provided!!

Thursday October 29th, 2015 5:30pm-6:30pm EST


Informatics & Communications Technology Complex (ICTC)
535 W Michigan Street, IT 109 (Staff Lounge)
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Accessibility Panel for IUPUI Students
A panel of three nationally recognized accessibility experts will discuss their work with digital accessibility and how it affects the creation of digital content with IUPUI students and answers student questions about accessibility.

"Accessibility & Its Impact on the Creation of Digital Content"
Friday October 30 2015 11am-12pm

Lilly Auditorium at University Library on the IUPUI Campus

755 W Michigan St,
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Featured Panelists

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Terrill Thompson

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Christian Vinten-Johansen

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Dr. Jon Gunderson

Any questions, please feel free to contact me!


Joe Humbert
Principal Accessibility Analyst
Assistive Technology and Accessibility Centers

Indiana University
University Information Technology Services
535 W Michigan Street, IT 210 F
Indianapolis, IN 46202
johumber at iu.edu<mailto:johumber at iu.edu>

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