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Web Accessibility and the Digital Journey
OPIN was joined by Siteimprove in Ottawa on June 20th, 2019, bringing together Web and Marketing Professionals across multiple industries, as well as some of Canada's accessibility experts.

Event Agenda

1:00 - 1:30 PM 

Welcome and Registration

1:30 - 2:10 PM 

Aligning Usability and User Experience for a Better Web 

Steve Lavigne, Director of Technology at OPIN

2:10 - 2:50 PM 

Web Accessibility Panel Discussion

Chris O'Brien, Accessible Media Inc.

Tony Walby, Canadian Paralympic Committee

Logan Trafford, City of Ottawa

2:50 - 3:20 PM 


3:20 - 3:35 PM 

My Love/Hate Relationship with Technology

Samuel Proulx, Community Manager at Fable Tech Labs

3:35 - 4:15 PM 

Paralympian Tony Walby on Web Accessibility

4:15 - 5:00 PM 

Stick around and chat with peers or one of our speakers!

Learn more about our expert speakers!
Additional resources to support you in your digital journey
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Siteimprove's toolkit can help any organization improve web accessibility. Check out their Accessibility Checker, Accessibility Chrome Extension, and Accessibility Statement Generator to get started.
Did you know that predictive text was originally an accessibility feature? Learn how organizations have produced stunning digital innovations by adopting web accessibility into their business practices.
Get OPIN's exhaustive guide on everything to consider when planning an enterprise web project. The guide covers technology, project management, hosting, and post-launch support considerations.
Learn more about web accessibility from Siteimprove. Listen to real people share their challenges with online accessibility, learn more about the Siteimprove platform, and even request a free demo.

Accessibility is about promoting inclusion. When the product you use daily is accessible, it means that we all get to work with a greater number and a greater variety of colleagues. Accessibility benefits everyone.

Dries Buytaert
Founder of the Drupal content management system
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Looking for more?

If you're looking to take your web accessibility strategy to the next level, you came to the right place.

OPIN is Canada’s fastest-growing digital agency. We design and develop complex digital solutions, including websites, intranets, and web applications using Drupal, the leading open source web content management system.

OPIN's in-house team consists of web accessibility experts with combined decades of experience adhering to accessibility guidelines such as WCAG. They build powerful Drupal solutions for our clients in government, non-profits, educational institutions, and business enterprises.

Based on our resume, we possess unparalleled expertise in this area. 

Our partners at Siteimprove have supported our commitment to achieving the highest quality accessibility standards.

Siteimprove offers the world's most comprehensive cloud-based Digital Presence Optimization (DPO) software. The Siteimprove Intelligence Platform provides eye-opening insights that empower you and your team to create higher quality content, drive better traffic, measure digital performance, and work towards regulatory compliance—all from one place.

Siteimprove is also proud to offer best-in-class technical support, academy courses, services, and technology integrations.

Find out why more than 7,000 organizations around the world practice DPO using the Siteimprove Intelligence Platform at siteimprove.com.

Discover the power behind OPIN's Siteimprove Managed Service for your enterprise