When possible, members of the UC community should increase their understanding of electronic accessibility through conferences. The resources listed here are well respected in the field.

Accessing Higher Ground Link


This conference is intended for individuals who design and/or provide accessible web, media, information resources and technology.

Accessible Learning Conference – Michigan State University Link


This annual conference explores accessibility as a social justice issue and promotes practical, effective solutions for work and scholarship.

Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) Link


This annual conference features educational sessions and a showcase of companies and organizations that provide assistive technologies for people with disabilities.

CSUN International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference Link


This annual conference allows participants to share knowledge and best practices in assistive technology.

ICT Accessibility Testing Symposium Link


This annual conference explores mobile testing, 508 revision, and more.

Knowbility Link

Training and conference

This nonprofit organization seeks to promote the use and availability of accessible technologies. Knowbility offers customized training services and also runs AccessU, an annual accessibility conference held in Austin, Texas.

M-Enabling Summit Link


This annual conference promotes accessible and assistive technology for senior citizens and users of all abilities.