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  1. Global Accessibility Awareness Day

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    On May 18th organisations and individuals will be participating for the 6th year running in events and activities to promote and raise awareness of digital accessibility.

    ’The Purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking, and learning about digital access and inclusion and people with different disabilities’’

    This year Destek will be participating in two major events at Atos and the BBC

    Atos hold an event annually to mark the day,  delegates are by by invitation only and Destek are delighted once again to be invited to participate.

    Andrea Kennedy, Destek’s Digital Accessibility Architect will be delivering a technical session on ‘Understanding Accessibility Requirements’ and more details on speakers and the topics being discussed can be found below.

    The BBC, like Atos also host an annual internal event in London and have invited Destek to exhibit Assistive Technology(AT) to raise awareness of how AT can benefit staff with disabilities in the workplace. Mehmet Evsen will be manning the stand to answer any questions and demonstrate the AT and training Destek can provide to organisations.

     

    Please also visit our Destek Twitter Page where we will be posting accessibility and assistive technology tips!

    To follow our assistive technology and accessibility tips on the 18th follow us @DestekSolutions

     

    To learn more about the day’s events please visit the website at www.globalaccessibilityawarenessday.org

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