FCC Workshop on Accessible Social Media on July 17

By Renee Dopplick, ACM Director of Public Policy
July 7, 2014

The FCC’s Accessibility and Innovation Initiative will host an all-day workshop on “Accessing Social Media,” on Thursday, July 17, 2014, from 9 am to 4 PM. The workshop will foster discussion on how to make social media apps, tools, and content more accessible to people with disabilities. Bring your ideas, case studies, and list of best practices to share with others. Technology demonstrations will showcase accessible social media initiatives by industry and government entities.

The meeting will be webcast with live captioning for those unable to attend in person. You can tweet questions, suggestions, and ideas in advance and during the event using hashtag: #ACCSocMedia

For additional information or to register to attend in person, visit: http://www.fcc.gov/events/accessing-social-media