Review of the Revised 508 Standards (Part II): Requirements for Hardware and Software

Event Date/Time: 

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021
1:00 PM EDT - 2:30 PM EDT

Location: 

www.adaconferences.org/CIOC

Description: 

This session is the second in a two-part review of the revised Section 508 Standards which apply to information and communication technology developed, procured, maintained, or used by federal agencies. Presenters from the U.S. Access Board will explain provisions in the standards for hardware and software. Requirements for hardware, such as computers, information kiosks, and multi-function copy machines address privacy, operable parts, communication, and other features. Software requirements cover interoperability with assistive technology, applications, and authoring tools. Requirements for support documentation and services will also be covered.

 

Part I of this session (January 26, 2021) focused on requirements in the 508 Standards for federal websites and other electronic content.

From the Sponsor: 

Region 5 - Great Lakes ADA Center

Audience: 

State and Local Government, ADA Coordinator, Federal or Non-Federal Partner, Industry Representative or Product Developer, Service Provider

Topic: 

Technology (Accessible)

Credit: 

Attendance

Registration: 

Required

Cost: 

0

Registration Deadline: 

Monday, March 29, 2021

Other Sponsor: 

U.S. Access Board and CIO Council