CBI Agenda

 

8:00 – 8:50 a.m.

Registration, Light Breakfast, and Networking

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Welcome

  • Institute objectives and schedule
  • Introductions
  • Housekeeping details: restrooms, breaks, and meals
  • Accessibility of the CBI
  • CBI materials
  • AccessComputing goals, objectives, activities, and products

Framework for Access

  • Student - Self Determination
  • Institution - Universal Design

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Accessible Technology

View Video: World Wide Access: Accessible Web Design

Universal Design in Education
Sheryl Burgstahler, AccessComputing Co-Director

11:00 – 11:15 a.m.

Break

11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Success Stories

Careers in Computer Science and Disability
Richard Ladner, AccessComputing Co-Director

12:30 – 1:15 p.m.

Lunch and Working Group Discussion

Question 1: How can disability support services, computing departments, veterans organizations, and other groups work together effectively to increase the number of people with disabilities in the computing sciences?

1:15 – 1:35 p.m.

Working Group Reports

Working group representatives each deliver a brief summary of their group's discussion and accomplishments.

1:35 – 2:20 p.m.

Our Paths to Computing-Rich Careers

Panel: Jeanine Cook, New Mexico State University; Emanuel Lin, Etienne Membrives

2:20 – 2:45 p.m.

Special Issue Veterans with Disabilities

View draft video and provide formative feedback: Returning From Service: College and IT Careers for Veterans

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.

Break

3:00 – 3:45 p.m.

Working Group Discussion

Question 2: What specifically can your computing department, disability support services office, veterans organization, or other campus service do to improve the recruitment and support of students with disabilities in computing departments and IT careers?

3:45 – 4:20 p.m.

Working Group Reports

Working group representatives each deliver a brief summary of their group's discussion and accomplishments.

4:20 – 4:30 p.m.

Access to Computing in Higher Education Participant Survey

Complete and place in evaluation box.

4:30 p.m.

Adjourn