Digital Accessibility Events

Global Accessibility Awareness Day – May & June Events

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May 19th is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)! GAAD occurs annually to raise awareness about digital accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities. Although GAAD is officially marked each year as the third Thursday in May, events covering a variety of digital accessibility topics are offered all throughout the months of May and June. Support GAAD by learning more about how to improve digital accessibility for everyone!

June 16th NC GAAD Event: Join the Journey Virtual Conference

This virtual event is hosted by NC Higher Ed Digital Accessibility Collaborative. Learn about digital accessibility with other NC higher ed colleagues. Several digital accessibility topics will be covered throughout the day in 50 minute sessions. Cost: FREE

Go to Join the Journey Conference for more information, or register today!

More about GAAD

  • GAAD Events & Activities  – find additional professional development opportunities that support GAAD throughout May and June
  • GAAD Foundation – get a general overview of digital accessibility and how it affects people with disabilities