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With Debra Ruh (CEO, Ruh Global Impact), Ramona Wright (Founder/CEO, WeUp), Sep DiMeglio (Accessibility Insights PM, Microsoft), Cam Beaudoin (Accelerated Accessibility).
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at 05:30 PM   Absolutely Free   Venue, 11 Times Sq
 
     
 
 
              

  
 
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DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGISTS HYBRID IN-PERSON / WEBINAR EVENT co-hosted by CAA - the Cal Alumni Association of UC Berkeley!

This Meetup will be held at Microsoft at 11 Times Square in NYC while also online through Zoom! Come for Education, Food, Drink, Inspiration & Networking!

Tech Accessibility means that everyone can use the exact same technology as anyone else-regardless of whether they can manipulate a mouse, how much vision they have, how many colors they can see, how much they can hear or how they process information.

Accessible technology is either directly accessible, whereby it is usable without additional assistive technology (AT), or it is compatible with AT. For example, a mobile smartphone with a built-in screen reader is directly accessible, whereas a website that can be navigated effectively by people with visual impairments using a screen reader is AT-compatible.

MEET THE PANELISTS:

Cam Beaudoin, Owner, Accelerated Accessibility
Debra Ruh - CEO, Ruh Global Impact & Executive Chair, Billion Strong
Ramona Wright, Co-Founder & CEO, WeUp
Sep DiMeglio, Accessibility Insights PM, Microsoft
OUR MODERATOR:
Frank LaVigne, Data Scientist, Quantum Developer, ML Engineer & Red Hat - Data Cloud Services Leader

FIRESIDE CHAT MODERATOR:
Bruce Epstein

VIDEO:
Jeff Paul, Ziotag
Jim Williams

EVENT GIVEAWAYS
UPFLEX FREE PASSES FOR INTERNATIONAL OFFICE SPACE
REBECCA COSTA FUTURIST BOOKS
TO ENTER: EMAIL YOUR NAME, COMPANY, TITLE & EMAIL TO INFO@DISRUPTIVETECHNOLOGISTS.COM

** Many thanks to:
** Microsoft Reactor #MSFTReactor
** UC Berkeley - Cal Alumni Association (CAA)
** Ramona Wright
** Esther Dyson
** Jeff Paul
** Scott Moss

FOR IN-PERSON: attendees need to have a negative test or covid vax document, no exceptions. There is an online health check available to help expedite & reduce lobby lines that MIcrosoft recommends directing people to utilize. If you do go this route, you need to have a screen shot of the confirmation or the actual browser confirmation open on your phone at check in: HealthCheck (powerappsportals.com).

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Jun 29, 2022 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Topic: DT & California Alumni Assoc Present Tech Accessibility Meetup & Webinar

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84327318625
Or One tap mobile :
US: +19294362866,,84327318625# or +13126266799,,84327318625#
Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 929 436 2866 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799
Webinar ID: 843 2731 8625
International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kgL8fsNRM
 
 
 
 
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