Tuesday, April 26th, 2022, 1 PM ET

How to make sure that your vendors are providing accessible products and services to your company and your audience.

Participants will learn the importance of purchasing accessible products and relevant web accessibility standards. The session will provide a detailed overview of the Voluntary Product Accessibility Template process, and how to build a procurement policy that encourages compliance with vendors. Session takeaways include best practices in procuring accessible online technology and procedures for developing enforcement mechanisms specifically for accessibility related contract violations.

Key Points

  • The importance of purchasing accessible products
  • Relevant web accessibility standards
  • The Voluntary Product Accessibility Template purpose and process
  • Building processes that encourage compliance
  • Implementing mechanisms to enforce accessibility related contract violations

Agenda Sponsors

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Jennifer Sagalyn

Director of Strategic Partnerships | Perkins School for the Blind - Perkins Access

Andy Burstein

CEO & Co-Founder | Accessible Pharmacy Services

Clyde Dupree

Co-Founder and Technical Lead | Beyond A11y, LLC

Julie Romanowski

Director of Accessibility Services | Knowbility