Presentation

Accessibility at Microsoft by Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Chief Accessibility Officer
Event Type
Featured Speaker
Keynote
Tracks
Broadening Participation in Computing
TimeThursday, September 1611:15am - 12:20pm CDT
Location
DescriptionWith more than 1 billion people with disabilities in the world, Microsoft is invested in ensuring our products work for all customers. In this session you’ll learn about the evolution of accessibility at Microsoft, what we’ve learned on our journey, and how we’re making accessibility a core part of our culture and how we design and build our products. We’ll share our latest accessibility innovations, the importance of inclusive hiring, the impact of COVID on technology, and examples of how AI can empower people with disabilities.