Tue, Aug 30 2016 – 06:00 PM
Derek is known world-wide as a web accessibility expert and a master teacher/speaker/trainer. Derek has earned his reputation as someone who is completely focused on how to implement accessibility in web development in practical and professional ways.
Engaging, surprising, and inspiring, Derek Featherstone has a gift for taking a fresh look at virtually every aspect of web development and teaching it in a way that renews our passion for making the web better for everyone.
His approach never fails to champion the cause of web standards and universal accessibility. He has been an in-demand consultant to government agencies, educational institutions and private sector companies since 1999. His wealth of experience and insight enables him to provide audiences with immediately applicable, brilliantly simple approaches to everyday challenges in website design.
Specialties: Web Accessibility Consulting
Web Application Accessibility
Web Standards Development
Speaking on Accessibility and Usability
Speaking on User Experience
Speaking and Teaching
Tue Aug 30, 2016 - 06:00 pm