FITC Toronto 2018

2018-04-08 00:00:00 2018-04-11 00:00:00 America/Toronto FITC Toronto 2018 FITC Toronto is a three-day professional celebration of the best the world has to offer in design, web development, media and innovation in creative technologies. Toronto FITC Toronto


Ever wonder how to recruit users with accessibility needs? And once you recruit them, how do you address the elephant in the room: their disability? In this talk, Andréa shares strategies for going beyond your homogenous participant pool. The end result? Inclusive products for all users, regardless of accessibility needs.

Target Audience

Designers and UX researchers, product managers, developers, digital creators of any experience level

Six Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. Why it’s important to test with humans across a spectrum of ability
  2. The art + science of recruiting participants with accessibility needs
  3. Factors and considerations for testing with the visually impaired community
  4. Tips for generative research
  5. Tips for evaluative research
  6. Easy wins to highlight your research efforts front and centre and invite product participation from all communities, including those with disabilities