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Accessible communications

25 February 2021, 2:30 pm–4:30 pm

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This practical workshop will help you make your business communications more accessible. This event is part of the East London Inclusive Enterprise Zone (ELIEZ) 'Lunch and Learn' series.

Event Information

Open to

All

Organiser

East London Inclusive Enterprise Zone (ELIEZ)

Overview

This practical 2-hour online workshop will provide an overview of accessible communications.

You'll be able to immediately apply what you learn to your work, startup, web projects and business.

It's part of a series of ‘Lunch and Learn’ sessions run by East London Inclusive Enterprise Zone (ELIEZ). The series has been designed for entrepreneurs and business leaders with a focus on accessibility and the disabled community.

What you'll learn

This session will cover:

  • making web experiences accessible for all
  • why we should think accessibility with social media
  • quick practical steps to take before posting content
  • putting accessibility into your workflow
  • using accessibility tools to check posts

Who it’s for

This workshop is open to SMEs, UCL staff and students, and anyone from the business community.

Accessibility

All sessions will be captioned. If you have further accessibility requirements email eliez@ucl.ac.uk

About the tutor

This session will be delivered by Jonathan Holden from Bravand. 

Dates and times

This workshop will take place over Zoom on Thursday, 25 February 2021, from 2:30pm to 4:30pm.

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About ELIEZ

ELIEZ is an accessible, specially designed programme for entrepreneurs, business leaders and design thinkers who are disabled or whose work focuses on disabled people.

Powered by UCL, ELIEZ helps accelerate the development of products and services that address unmet needs, from idea stage through to global deployment. They run a number of programmes, delivered by partners including Plexal, Global Disability Hub and Disability Rights UK. 

For further information on ELIEZ visit the ELIEZ website. Follow ELIEZ on Twitter @eliez2020 to find out about other events and activities.