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From: Howard Kramer
Date: Apr 30, 2020 12:33PM

Accessing Higher Ground: Accessible Media, Web & Technology Conference –
November 16 – 20, 2020

Proposal Deadline: May 8

Accessing Higher Ground 2020 is now accepting proposals for its 23rd Annual
Conference in Denver, Colorado.*

Covid-19 and the Conference

Due to the uncertainty caused by the pandemic, individuals will not be
penalized for submitting a proposal and later declining to present at the
conference onsite. Attendees and speakers will also be allowed to cancel
their registrations until very close to the conference without a
cancellation fee. We will be offering an option to present remotely if the
need arises due to the return of Covid-19 in the fall.

AHG focuses on:

· accessible media

· Universal Design

· best practices for web & media development

· accessible curriculum

· alternate format

· teaching about accessibility and UD in university curriculum (and

· evidence-based research

· other topics related to accessibility in higher education and other

Use the online speaker proposal form
<http://accessinghigherground.org/speaker-submissions/>; to submit your
proposal. Additional speaker information can be found on the AHG website

View last year's sessions
<https://accessinghigherground.org/schedule-2019/#cs_2019-11-20> to get a
sense of the typical agenda and range of topics.

If you have any questions about proposal submission,
contact Howard Kramer at 720-351-8668 or at the email below.


Conference URL: http://accessinghigherground.org/


Howard Kramer
Conference Coordinator
Accessing Higher Ground
cell: 720-351-8668

Join us for the *Accessing Higher Ground Conference
<http://accessinghigherground.org/>;* in Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel,
Colorado, Nov 16-20, 2020. Request for proposals will open up in early
March. Sign up to our mailing list to receive announcements

Complete program information and registration is open for our full line-up
of Spring 2020 webinars
<https://www.ahead.org/events-programming/webinars/2020-spring-webinars>. Site
capacities for all webinar events is limited; please register at your
earliest convenience for the largest selection.

Not yet a member of AHEAD? *We welcome you to join AHEAD now.