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Agenda - Web Accessibility Capacity Building Institute

November 29 - December 1, 2006
Hotel Andra, Seattle

Tuesday, 11-28-06

7-9:00pm
Evening Social and Time to Get Reacquainted
The Loft at the Hotel Andra (floor above the registration counter)

Wednesday, 11-29-06

8 - 9:00am
Buffet Breakfast and Networking
Hotel Andra Mezzanine and Ballroom

9:00 am
Welcome and Introductions
Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT, University of Washington

9:40am
Web Apps - The Next Generation: Access Opportunity or Challenge?
TV Raman, Google

10:30am
Break

10:45am
Assistive Technology Vendor Panel
TV Raman, Google
Doug Geoffray, GW Micro

11:45
Introduction to Small Group Discussion Format
Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT, University of Washington

12:00pm
Working Lunch
Hotel Andra Mezzanine and Ballroom
Working group discussions: What are the most important issues in maintaining accessibility of the web as we use rich media?

1:30pm
Working group reports

2:00pm
W3C Roadmap for Accessible Rich Internet Applications
Rich Schwerdtfeger, IBM and W3C Web Accessibility Initiative

3:00
Break

3:15
Working group discussions:

4:15
Working group reports

4:45
Preview of tonight's activity and tomorrow's agenda
Daily feedback

5:00
Adjourn

6:30 - 8:30
Network and discuss future collaborations
Cutters Bayhouse Restaurant, 2001 Western Avenue
(Meet in the hotel lobby at 6:10 to walk together (less than half a mile). If you need a ride please arrange this with CBI staff.)

Thursday, 11-30-06

8 - 9:00 am
Working Buffet Breakfast, Networking, and Discussion
Hotel Andra Mezzanine and Ballroom

8:45
Overview of Agenda
Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT, University of Washington

9:00
Management Panel: Policies, Practices, and Processes for Maintaining Accessibility

10:00
Break

10:15
Working group discussions:

11:00
Working group report

11:30
Accessibility of Rich Adobe Applications
Bob Regan, Adobe

12:30 pm
Working Lunch
Hotel Andra Mezzanine and Ballroom
Working group discussions: How do we support emerging technologies without sacrificing accessibility?

1:30pm
Working group report

2:00
Programming Web Interfaces: A Live Interactive Problem Solving Session
Todd Kloots, Yahoo!
Doug Geoffray, GW Micro

3:00
Break

3:15
Working group discussions: What do you need to efficiently and reliably create web interfaces?

4:15
Working group reports

4:45
Preview of tomorrow's agenda
Daily feedback

5:00
Adjourn

5:00+
Dinner on Your Own

Friday, 12-1-06

8-9:00 am
Working Buffet Breakfast, Networking, and Discussion
Hotel Andra Mezzanine and Ballroom

9:00 - Noon

11:30
CBI Evaluation
Box lunch and further discussion

Have a safe trip home!