Section 508 Refresh

Event Date/Time: 

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
2:30 PM EST - 4:00 PM EST



This webinar will review a final rule recently issued by the U.S. Access Board to refresh its accessibility requirements for information and communication technology (ICT) covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and Section 255 of the Communications Act. Presenters will provide an overview of the rule’s scope and structure, highlight substantive changes, and answer questions from attendees. The Section 508 Standards apply to electronic and information technology developed, procured, maintained or used by the federal government, including computer hardware and software, websites, multimedia, phone systems, and copiers. The Section 255 Guidelines address access to telecommunications products and services and apply to manufacturers of telecommunication equipment.

From the Sponsor: 

Region 5 - Great Lakes ADA Center, ADA National Network


Business, State and Local Government, People with Disabilities


Technology (Accessible)





Registration Deadline: 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017