Free Accessibility Training!

An Accessibility Morning: Gian Wild and BrowseAloud

Canberra: Wednesday, 09 February, 2011
Brisbane: Friday, 11 February, 2011
Melbourne: Tuesday, 15 February, 2011
Sydney: Wednesday, 16 February, 2011

Cost: Free of Charge

09.00 – 09.30: Registration, Tea and Coffee
09.30 – 10.15: Updates to the Australian Human Rights Commission Disability Discrimination Act: Web Advisory Notes
10.15 – 10.30: Morning Tea
10.30 – 11.15: BrowseAloud Information and Demonstration
11.15 – 12.15: Creating websites accessible to people with cognitive disabilities
12.15 – 12.30: Question and Answer Session
12.30 – 13.30: Lunch and Networking

Refreshments, morning tea and lunch will be provided.

Please RSVP by 8th February to guarantee your place.

To register, E-Mail Samantha Corr at:, confirming your name, organisation, job title and any dietary requirements.

About Gian Wild

Gian Wild has worked in the accessibility industry since 1998 and consulted on the development of the first Level AAA accessible website in Australia (Disability Information Victoria). She also wrote the original and updated version of the Victorian eGovernment Resource Centre Accessibility Toolkit. Gian was a member of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group from May 2000 to August 2006. For more information see

About BrowseAloud
BrowseAloud reads webs pages aloud to help people who find it difficult to read online content. BrowseAloud is the world-leading text-to-speech solution that is designed to enhance the accessibility of a website for those with cognitive disabilities, low literacy levels, dyslexia, mild visual impairments and for those who speak English as a second language. Customers include Victoria Online and the eGovernment Resource Centre. For more information see