Current and Upcoming Events
bimonthly (once every two months)
Section 508 Best Practices Webinars
The Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series addresses a variety of issues associated with ensuring federal agencies have the knowledge they need to meet their obligations under Section 508. The...
semiannual (twice annually)
Biannual Section 508 Program Maturity Report
The OMB Strategic Plan for Improving Management of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act aims to improve how agencies manage Section 508 and IT accessibility responsibilities by increasing transparency, strengthening...
Tue, Nov 07, 2023 -
Thu, Nov 09, 2023
Interagency Accessibility Forum (IAAF)
About IAAF 2023 The 10th annual Interagency Accessibility Forum (IAAF) provides a venue for federal accessibility professionals, developers, designers, project managers, leadership and many others to exchange best practices in...
Tue, Jun 14, 2022
June 2022 IT Accessibility Community Meeting
The next IT Accessibility Community Meeting is a virtual event scheduled for Tuesday, June 14, 2022. Our overall theme, “Be The Change In Accessibility,” focuses on “being the change” while...
Tue, Jul 26, 2022
ICT Guidance for Implementing Accessibility into DEIA Plans in the Federal Workforce | Webinar
On June 25, 2021, President Biden released Executive Order 14035 Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility in the Federal Workforce to establish a government-wide initiative to promote diversity, equity, inclusion, and...
Tue, Mar 29, 2022
Section 508 Questions and Answers Webinar
Technical questions can arise in applying the Section 508 Standards to the various types of information and communication technologies (ICT) that they cover in the federal sector. In this Section...
Tue, Dec 07, 2021
December IT Accessibility Community Meeting
The next IT Accessibility Community Meeting (ITACM) will be on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 and will be a fully virtual event. Our theme, “Winter Break: Accessibility Lights, DEIA Camera…ACTION” continues...
Tue, Nov 30, 2021
Section 508 – A Celebration of Twenty Years
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the initial enforcement of the Section 508 Standards. This session will showcase the work of influential accessibility professionals who developed and implemented the...
Thu, Jun 24, 2021 -
Fri, Jun 25, 2021
The 3rd Annual Digital Accessibility Summit
We bring together experts from the fields of accessibility and legal to discuss current trends, and to provide insights that will be helpful to practitioners in their work on digital...
Mon, Jun 21, 2021
The M-Enabling Summit Conference and Showcase is dedicated to promoting digital environments and assistive technologies for senior citizens and users of all abilities. It is an annual meeting place for...
Wed, Oct 21, 2020 -
Fri, Oct 23, 2020
The 5th Annual ICT Accessibility Testing Symposium
Our annual symposium has traditionally been a place for in-person knowledge sharing and for professional face-to-face networking. We’re using this year’s online symposium to continue sharing what works during the...
Tue, Sep 29, 2020 -
Tue, Sep 29, 2020
Managing projects to ensure accessibility
Ensuring that accessibility is accounted for and managed throughout the various steps of the federal information technology procurement lifecycle can be challenging and confusing. The General Service Administration’s Government-wide IT...