Web Unleashed 2015

2015-09-16 00:00:00 2015-09-17 00:00:00 America/Toronto Web Unleashed 2015 By attending Web Unleashed, you will get up-to-date on the skills to push you ahead in your career. You'll also have the opportunity to network and share ideas with like-minded professionals. Toronto FITC Toronto

Overview

This talk covers TELUS’ work over the past two years on shipping accessible digital products and fostering a culture of inclusive design. Our goal with accessibility (a11y) is to build it as a practice and integrate it into everyone’s workflow – “a11y is everyone’s job”.

We’ll take you through some of the things we’ve done towards meeting that goal: building an accessibility foundation, integrating it in our agile environment, accessibility ownership per team: ux, dev, qa, product owners and more.

Objective

Learn how TELUS builds accessible products and what each team owns – UX, DEV, QA.

Target Audience

Any and all web professionals.

Five things audience members will learn

  1. How accessibility works at TELUS
  2. Accessibility in an agile environment
  3. Techniques and best practices
  4. Role-based accessibility for product owners, designers, devs, QA
  5. TELUS’ accessibility challenges