AccessibilityOz is an accessibility consultancy with clients across Australia. We have been working with state, local and federal Government clients for over four years in the area of accessibility. AccessibilityOz is a W3C Member, an IBM Business Partner and a Member of the Australian Internet Industry Association.
Introducing Accessibility Week 2013
Accessibility Week is a conference and training event consisting of a one day conference followed by 4 days of of training for managers, content authors and developers.
Accessibility Week 2013 locations and dates are:
- Melbourne – Monday 22nd to Friday 26th July (location to be advised)
- Canberra – Monday 12th to Friday 16th August at the National Library
- Brisbane & Sydney (to be advised) – register your interest
We focus on accessibility so you don’t have to
AccessibilityOz has worked with the Australian Human Rights Commission, the Australian Government Information Management Office and, most recently, Victorian Government, in implementing the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines in a national and/or state context. Gian Wild, the founder and Director of AccessibilityOz spent six years on the internation Working Group contributing to the development of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
AccessibilityOz wrote the updated eGovernment Accessibility Toolkit which is the Victorian standard for accessibility requirements. Senior consultants at AccessibilityOz have been interviewed on the state of the web (most recently by ITWire and The West Australian), written many articles on the area of accessibility (for example, A List Apart and Sitepoint), run numerous seminars and spoken at many conferences (most recently at Web Directions in Sydney, Edge of the Web in Perth and the Local Government Web Network conference in Sydney).