Data visualization doesn't have to be visual! Don't assume that a chartor diagram can't be made accessible. In this talk, you'll learn how thebrain processes data visualizations, how we can leverage this to workwith other senses, & tips & best practices for making complexgraphical content available to all. We'll also offer a direct comparisonon different tools & software that make it easy to 'accessibilify' yourdiagrams.------Presenter Bio:
Doug Schepers is the founder of Fizz Studio, a startup specializing in making accessible data visualizations. Previously, Doug defined Webtechnologies & standards at W3C for a decade, where he launched orworked on fundamental projects such as SVG (and the Accessible SVG Task Force), WebApps, Web Audio API, Touch Events & Pointer Events, Web Annotations, & many other technologies, as well as starting the W3C developer relations program. Working with the accessibility community at W3C inspired Doug to found Fizz Studio, based in Chapel Hill, NC.