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Re: States & 508 Audio Cast- Jan 26th


From: Cynthia Smith-Byer
Date: Jan 22, 2004 9:30AM

Deborah Buck,

Will you be providing Realtime Captioning via internet for this audio-conference as you mentioned below?

Cynthia Smith-Byer
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Deborah Buck < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:

On January 26, 2003 the Information Technology Technical Assistance and Training Center (ITTATC) will offer an audio conference to provide information on state approaches to electronic and information technology accessibility and the adoption of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

The Audio Conference, Third Annual State Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility Initiatives: State of the States, will provide information on laws, policies, and programs and processes that have been implemented at the state level. Panelists will address strategies implemented at the State level to improve IT accessibility - laws, policies and programs. They will also address the benefits and expectations of implementing IT accessibility policies; the role of stakeholders in implementing IT accessibility policies; and the successes, challenges, and ongoing needs.

Panelists will include the State Government IT Accessibility Coordinator for the State of Maine