Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

Please check back in January for the 2016 lineup!


Previously Recorded Webinars

A collection of our previously recorded webinars available to access at your convenience. If you have any problems accessing any of the listed presentations please contact Kim Phillips at kim.phillips@ssbbartgroup.com for alternatives. Closed captioning is available with all webinars.  

 

Title slide for 2016 Accessibility Trends webinarNEW: 2016 Digital Accessibility Trends

In this comprehensive look at key digital accessibility trends and developments expected in 2016, CEO Tim Springer discusses the current state and projections for digital accessibility laws and standards, development paradigms and platforms.

 

 


2015 Trends Webinar Title Slide

2015 Digital Accessibility Trends

This presentation from December 2014 provides a comprehensive look at key trends and developments in digital accessibility laws and standards, development paradigms and platforms expected in 2015.  

 

 


2015 Trends Update Webinar Title Slide

2015 Digital Accessibility Trends UPDATE

This mid-year update to our popular 2015 Digital Accessibility Trends webinar shares key trends and developments in digital accessibility in 2015 to date and projections for future trends and timelines.  

 

 


Accessibility Concepts Webinar Title Slide Accessibility Overview Series: Accessibility Concepts

A high-level overview of core accessibility concepts including challenges faced by various user types, leading assistive technologies, and laws and regulations related to accessibility.  

 

 


Business Drivers for Accessibility Webinar Title SlideAccessibility Overview Series: Business Drivers for Accessibility

A high-level overview of key business drivers for accessibility including conformance to the law, avoidance of revenue loss, minimization of legal risk and elimination of employee discrimination.    

 

 


Laws and Standards Webinar Title SlideAccessibility Overview Series: Laws and Standards

An introduction to domestic and international accessibility laws, standards, and regulations related to information technology.    

 

 


Web Accessibility 101 Webinar Title Slide

Accessibility Overview Series: Web Accessibility 101

A great webinar if you’re new to web accessibility, this 30 minute presentation gives a very high level overview of some of the core concepts including non-text elements, page structure, navigation, keyboard access and forms.  

 

 


Introduction to Accessibility Policies Webinar Title SlideAccessibility Policy Series #1: Introduction to Accessibility Policies

A high-level overview of digital accessibility policies, including why they are important, what types of accessibility policies should be developed and what other organizational policies must have accessibility components added in.    

 

 


Accessibility Policy Series Webinar #2 Title SlideAccessibility Policy Series #2: Phase 1 – Policy Development

Review of the core digital accessibility policy documents that should be developed in Phase 1 of a policy development and implementation plan, including the Accessibility Policy, Accessibility Statement, Accessibility Issue Resolution Plan, Gap Analysis, and the Accessibility Compliance Program.  

 

 


Accessibility Policy Series Webinar #2 Title SlideAccessibility Policy Series #3: Phase 2 – Policy Operationalization

Review of the core digital accessibility policy documents that should be developed for the organization in Phase 2 of the policy development and implementation plan, including the Accessibility Communications Plan and Accessibility Training Plan.    

 

 


Accessibility Policy Series #4 Title Slide

Accessibility Policy Series #4: Phase 3 – Establishing Accessibility Standards

Review of the core digital accessibility policy documents that should be developed for the organization in Phase 3 of the policy development and implementation plan, including the Accessibility Checklist and Accessibility Implementation Guides.    

 

 


Policy Series Webinar #5 Title Slide

Accessibility Policy Series #5: Phase 4 – Accessibility Policy Implementation

Review of the core digital accessibility policy documents that should be developed for the organization in Phase 4 of the policy development and implementation plan, including the Project Management Plan and Workflow Change Report.    

 

 


Policy Series Webinar #6 Title Slide

Accessibility Policy Series #6: The Digital Accessibility Maturity Model

The final webinar in the series looks at the intersection between digital accessibility policies and the Digital Accessibility Maturity Model (DAMM), focusing on the Policy and Standards dimension of DAMM, and where policies must be complete and fully implemented to satisfy DAMM requirements.  

 


Accessibility for Telecommunications Title SlideAccessibility Requirements for Telecommunications Manufacturers and Service Providers

A look at accessibility requirements specifically affecting telecommunications manufacturers and services providers, including Section 255, Telecommunications Relay Services and text-to-911 requirements.    

 

 


Accessibility Roadmap for Products and Websites Title Slide Accessibility Roadmap for Products and Services

Business drivers for creating an accessibility roadmap, relevant standards and guidelines, key concepts for building accessibility into a website and/or application and how to structure a sustainable accessibility product roadmap.  

 

 


Title Slide for Acrobat XI Accessibility WebinarAcrobat XI Accessibility – Requirements, Implementation & Evaluation

Requirements, implementation, and evaluation techniques for core areas of PDF Accessibility. Key topics include: creating accessible source documents, proper heading structure and reading order, textual alternatives and using accessibility tools in Acrobat.

 


ADA for Retailers Webinar Title SlideADA and Web Accessibility for Retailers 

A look at current ADA requirements for retailers, expected changes and projected timelines for implementation, recent lawsuits and settlements, costs of retrofitting vs. building in accessibility from the start, and a recommended 3-phase approach to mitigating legal risk, enhancing user experience, and monitoring ongoing compliance.

 


ARIA Overview Title Slide

ARIA Overview

An overview of the Accessible Rich Internet Application (ARIA) specification, ARIA and WCAG, key ARIA features and where ARIA is supported.    

 

 


ARIA Best Practices Webinar Title Slide

ARIA Best Practices

Overview of ARIA, the Document Object Model (DOM) and the Applications Programming Interface (API), ARIA code examples and best practices, and ARIA testing tools.

 

 


ARIA Support on Mobile Browsers Title Slide

ARIA Support on Mobile Browsers

A review of the different browsers available on mobile platforms and their level of accessibility with screen readers and ARIA roles, states, and properties.    

 

 


Defending Accessibility Lawsuits Title SlideDefending Digital Accessibility Lawsuits

Key guidance on how organizations can defend against potential litigation, respond to complaints, and implement structure and processes to meet consent decree performance objectives.    

 

 


Developing an Accessibility Training Program Webinar Title SlideDeveloping and Rolling Out a Unified Accessibility Training Program

An overview of successful methods and lessons learned when defining and rolling out a digital accessibility training program in a large organization.  

 

 


DAMM Webinar Title SlideThe Digital Accessibility Maturity Model

An overview the Digital Accessibility Maturity Model (DAMM) – a Capability Maturity Model based framework to help digital accessibility programs measure their development against an objective yardstick.    

 

 


Compliance Monitoring WEbinar Title SlideDigital Accessibility Compliance Monitoring

An overview of compliance monitoring, the benefits and limitations of automated testing, manual and functional testing and compliance testing models.    

 

 


FCC Overview Webinar Title SlideFCC Accessible Communications Regulations Series #1: Legal Overview and Coverage

An overview of the FCC rules, including those pertaining to the CVAA, Section 255 of the Telecommunications Act and the rules covered by 47 CFR 6, 7 and 14.    

 

 


FCC Implementation Requirements Webinar Title SlideFCC Accessible Communications Regulations Series #2: Implementation Requirements

Defines the requirements present in FCC accessible communications regulations for implementing and developing accessible technology.    

 

 


FCC Recordkeeping Webinar Title SllideFCC Accessible Communications Regulations Series #3: Recordkeeping and Enforcement

A review of the recordkeeping obligations (47 CFR 14.31) of Section 717 of the Communications Act as it relates to organizations that are covered under the CVAA and Section 255 requirements.    

 

 


FCC Product Lifecycle Implementation Webinar Title SlideFCC Accessible Communications Regulations Series #4: Product Lifecycle Implementation

Defines the required steps in a product development lifecycle to ensure conformance with the FCC accessible communications requirements while meeting the recordkeeping obligations of the CVAA.    

 

 


FCC Video Legal Requirements Webinar Title SliideFCC Accessible Video Regulations Series #1: Legal Requirements

Overview of the FCC laws and rules governing video programming for television program creators, content distributors, and video playback and recording devices and software.    

 

 


FCC Video Implementation Overview Webinar Title SlideFCC Accessible Video Regulations Series #2: Implementation Overview

Outlines the required steps in a content and product development lifecycle to ensure conformance with FCC Accessible Video Programming requirements.    

 

 


Launching a Successful Program Webinar Title Slide Launching a Successful Digital Accessibility Program

A comprehensive framework for effectively developing and rolling out a digital accessibility program across an organization.    

 

 


Making Valid Compliance Claims Webinar Title Slide Making Valid Compliance Claims – VPATs, GPATs, Conformance Claims and More!

Methods and techniques for developing valid, defensible claims of accessibility compliance in public sector procurements, including VPATs and GPATs.  

 

 


Mobile Accessibility Webinar Title Slide Mobile Accessibility Best Practices and Tools

Review of the types of mobile content that can be tested automatically or in a guided automatic fashion and the types of controls typically tested.  Webinar includes a live demonstration of the AMP for Mobile automated testing engine.

 

 

 


Section 508 Refresh Webinar Title SlideSection 508 Refresh: Understanding the New Requirements

Review of the key differences between the current Section 508 requirements and the proposed requirements of the 508 Refres, the expected timeline, and recommended testing techniques and best practices to ensure compliance.