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PDF Techniques Accessibility Summit

10th Dec 2018 : 8:00 AM - 11th Dec 2018 : 5:00 PM

Hosted by the PDF Association, this two-day, in-person event brings PDF accessibility experts together to assemble, review and endorse diverse examples of tagged PDF to establish a common understanding of what constitutes “well-tagged for accessibility”.

The objective is to establish a common understanding of “semantically appropriate tags in a logical reading order”, to quote PDF/UA-1, 7.1, paragraph 2.

Results will be compiled and edited by the PDF Association’s PDF/UA Technical Working Group for submission to the W3C’s Web Accessibility Initiative to form the basis of a revised and updated set of PDF Techniques for WCAG 2.1.

WCAG editor Andrew Kirkpatrick will join to discuss the WCAG techniques review process during lunch on Monday, December 10.


10th Dec 2018 : 8:00 AM
11th Dec 2018 : 5:00 PM


PDF Association


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