Event Date and Location

The monthly accessibility meet-up for Accessibility DC at Blackboard here in Washington, DC, is on the first Thursday, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.

Event registration closes at noon the day before, so Blackboard has time to inform building security who is going to attend. You will not be let into the building if you are not on the list.

The Blackboard office is located at:

1111 19th St. NW
Washington, DC 20036

Register to Attend

Please look for event information on the Accessibility DC EventBrite page.

Directions

The Blackboard office is equal distance from the following metro stops:

  • Farragut West (Blue/Orange/Silver Line)
  • Farragut North (Red Line)
  • Dupont Circle (Red Line)

Logistics

Attendees MUST register for the event through EventBrite with their first and last name to be added to the attendee list. Present a valid, photo ID upon entry into the building. No exceptions will be made. This event is free and open to the public.

Reminder: Registration will close the day before.

About the Meetup

AccessibilityDC is a monthly meetup one Wednesday of every month and is a chance for people who are interested in Accessibility to get together and share information. Web Developers who are interested in Web Accessibility and Adaptive Technology Users who have a daily experience of accessibility issues are all welcome to attend.

Event Schedule

Below is a breakdown of the schedule and how the meeting will unfold. Would greatly appreciate it if you can make sure you are on time so we can get started promtly.

6:30 PM - 6:45 PM - Welcome everyone and introductions.

6:45 PM - 8:15 PM - Presenters talk.

8:30 PM - 8:00 PM - We will clean-up and get ready to head out for a bit to eat.

Talk Ideas

We are always looking for someone to lead a discussion or presentation about anything accessibility related for the group. Please contact info@accessibilitydc.org with any discussion ideas you would be willing to do.

In Search of Speakers and Talk Ideas

We are looking for speakers for the next few months for our events.

If you have a topic, you want to talk about, please contact us at info@accessibilitydc.org with any talk ideas.

You don't have to be local to the Washington, DC or Baltimore, MD area, since we can Skype you in or some other means of video.

Thanks,

John F Croston III - (jfc iii)

Twitter - @jfc3

Cell - 703-587-2458