Under a Google Impact Challenge Award from Google’s charitable foundation, Google.org, DAISY has been building a ground-breaking accessibility certification process based on the new IDPF EPUB Accessibility 1.0 Specification. To support this process, Benetech launched a pilot program that involved working closely with publishers and conversion venders to evaluate the accessibility of their content.
This presentation will review the findings from that program, which are informing a certification process that will be widely adopted by the publishing industry. The ability for publishers to objectively validate that their content is certifiably accessible is closer than you may think.
March 23, 2017