Perth Accessibility Meetup Group

News

Keep up with what our members are doing and relevant accessibility news. Or come along to a meetup and hear all the gossip!

  • Call for presentations for next year's camp

    Given that things are likely to get busier as Christmas approaches, we’re opening up a Call for Presentations now so you can send in an idea for a presentation, then relax knowing it’s already in the mix. Last year the demand was strong so if you want to make sure yours gets into the programme, send your idea in early!

  • Do you use audio technology to complete your post-graduate research?

    A Curtin University Senior Research Fellow, Dr Anna Hampson Lundh, is currently looking for people who are blind or vision impaired who are willing to be interviewed for an hour

  • Free document accessibility workshop

    VisAbility will be running a free workshop on Document Accessibility on Wednesday 13 June.

  • Centre for Accessibility has been launched!

    Centre for Accessibility has been launched!

    Yesterday many of our meetup group were at the launch for the Centre for Accessibility, a joint project between Dr Scott Hollier, DADAA and Media on Mars. In spite of the cold weather and early start, there were over 100 people attending…

  • PWAC write-up at Humaan

    Kylie from Humaan has written a summary of her adventures at this year’s Perth Web Accessibility Camp…

  • Centre for Accessibility Launch: June 6th

    Several of the meetup group will be going to the Centre for Accessibility’s launch event on Wednesday June 6th. We’d love to see you there!

  • A11y Bytes Perth, 2018

    A11y Bytes Perth, 2018

    On 17th May, Perth joined in for the A11y Bytes celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day. We had 4 speakers from the meetup group give lightning talks, and a few dozen developers, designers and management types come along to share the fun.

  • Vivienne in Kuwait

    Vivienne in Kuwait

    We’ve missed Vivienne at our recent meetings, because she has been busy in Kuwait with a new office and consulting with the Kuwait government.

  • Coming up: A11y Bytes Perth

    On Thursday 17th May, Julie will be hosting the Perth section of A11y Bytes.

  • Photos from PWAC 2018

    Photos from PWAC 2018

    Photos from Perth Web Accessibility Camp 2018 are now online!