Local/Regional Event Information

Updated April 8, 2024

Upcoming Local/Regional Events


VHEAP UnConference (more info to come!)

Friday, May 31, 2024

UVA Student Health & Wellness Center 

 


Past Events

(If you need any of the following materials in an alternative format, email coaa@virginia.edu.)

More resources and information on UDL-focused events can be found on the UDL@UVA Speaker Series website. 


Encountering Disability in a Post-COVID University

Elizabeth Ellcessor: Staying Afloat in a Sea of Accommodations

March 22, 2024

 

UDL @ UVA: A Day With Lillian Nave

Supporting UVA's Diverse Students with UDL-Inspired Design Thinking

October 2, 2023

 

A Day With Eve Hill

October 3, 2022

Sponsored by the Accessibility Partners Group @ UVA and the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP).

A Noted expert on disability law and partner at Brown Goldstein & Levy, Ms. Hill presented "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Disability Discrimination and the Americans with Disabilities Act But Were Afraid to Ask" and "Disability Rights, Disability Justice, and Disability Inclusion" during two sessions.

 

Captioning in the COVID-19 Era

August 12, 2020

Resources:

 

UVA Health Sciences Library: Visualizing Information and Data in 20/20 

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Resources:

 

Lunch & Learn: Captioning

Thursday, March 5, 2020

The presentation is available via Google Slides

Vendors mentioned during the presentation:

  • Post-production caption / State-wide contract:
    • 3Play Media Alex Deych / alexander@3playmedia.com
    • Verbit Scott Ready / scott@verbit.ai
    • cielo24 Joe DeRocco / joseph.derocco@cielo24.com
  • RealTime Captioning
    • AI Media Kelly Smyth / kelly.smyth@ai-media.tv
    • VITAC Ann Cannon / ann.cannon@vitac.com (UVA Contract)
    • VZP Digital John Rein / john.rein@vzpdigital.com

Resources mentioned during the presentation:

 

Peer-To-Peer Digital Accessibility Workshop

Materials from the workshop held August 7, 2019