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“A Taste of ReelAbilities”

May, 5, 2017

Accessibility NYC hosted a Meetup on April 4th at thoughtbot, titled “A Taste of ReelAbilities.” Ravit Turjeman, Director of the ReelAbilities Festival, presented and discussed four short films with us. She was joined by Xian Horn, who is on the ReelAbilities Film Selection Committee. Here are three moments we found especially interesting in the presentation: Moment 1 […]

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Recap: “Accessibility in NYC Parks”

May, 5, 2017

Accessibility NYC hosted a Meetup on May 2nd, 2017 at thoughtbot, titled “Accessibility in NYC Parks”. Christopher Noel, ADA Accessibility Coordinator for New York Parks and Recreation, gave a presentation on how the city helps ensure environments are accessible to older people, people without disabilities, and people with disabilities. Here are four examples we found especially interesting […]

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Accessibility NYC Meetup on 4/4: “A Taste of ReelAbilities”

Mar, 3, 2017

Accessibility NYC will be hosting a Meetup on April 4th at thoughtbot, titled “A Taste of ReelAbilities.” Ravit Turjeman, Director of the ReelAbilities Film Festival, will present and discuss four short films. She will be joined by Xian Horn, who is on the ReelAbilities Film Selection Committee. The following films will be presented:   Picked Directed […]

Watch Equal Entry’s Presentation on Software Developer Kits

Dec, 12, 2016

Thomas Logan, Equal Entry CEO, recently gave a presentation in Chicago titled, “Software Development Kits and Accessibility.” Logan’s presentation is now available online with captions. Logan’s presentation focused on the challenges he has faced during 15+ years of helping developers make their user interfaces more accessible to people with disabilities. His key takeaways for attendees were: Accessibility software kits should strive […]

Tonight’s Accessibility NYC Presentation: “Building an Accessible Document Workflow”

Dec, 12, 2016

This evening, Accessibility NYC is hosting a presentation titled “Building an Accessible Document Workflow.” The presentation will be delivered by Damien Sian, Senior Web Accessibility Advisor for Princeton University. Previously, Damian worked for Prudential Financial as a UX Designer and Accessibility Manager. The presentation will take place at thoughtbot, located at 1384 Broadway on the 20th Floor. To […]

Equal Entry CEO Will Give Presentation in Chicago on SDKs and Accessibility

Dec, 12, 2016

The Chicago Digital Accessibility & Inclusive Design Group have invited Thomas Logan, Equal Entry CEO, to give a public presentation for their members and guests next week. Logan’s presentation is titled “Software Development Kits and Accessibility.” It will focus on the challenges he has faced during 15+ years of helping developers make their user interfaces more accessible […]

Second Annual Accessibility Camp in NYC is a Success

Sep, 9, 2016

New York City’s second accessibility camp was hosted at NYU MAGNET2 Metrotech Center on Saturday September 17, 2016. Focusing on users with different disabilities, sessions covered digital accessibility topics from the web (technical to tactical), desktop software, assistive technology, hacking, education, elections, and everything in between. Captioned videos of the sessions are now available on […]

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Watch Thomas Logan’s Presentation on Multimedia and Accessibility

Aug, 8, 2016

Thomas Logan, Equal Entry CEO, recently gave a presentation at thoughtbot titled “Multimedia and Accessibility.” The presentation focused on accessibility techniques to improve access to multimedia content. Real world examples were pulled from content such as “The Facts of Life,” “Flowers for Algernon,” “The Miracle Worker,” and “St. Elsewhere.” For those who were unable to […]

Thomas Logan, Equal Entry CEO, Gives Presentation at NYCDA

Jul, 7, 2016

For digital accessibility advocates, outreach is essential. Since our inception, Equal Entry has committed significant time and resources to accessibility education. As an example of our work, check out the video we shared about using Cortana and speech recognition together on Windows 10. Thomas Logan, Equal Entry CEO, was recently invited to give a presentation at the New York Code […]