Google will sponsor four complimentary sessions in Minneapolis during the 2016 American Council of the Blind Conference and Convention.
- Chrome OS Accessibility - Learn about the accessibility features built into every Chromebook and get an early look at the new ChromeVox screen reader.
When - Wednesday, July 6, 4:15 to 5:30 PM
- Google Apps Accessibility - Learn more about the latest accessibility improvements to Google Apps, including Google Docs, Google Drive, Calendar, and more.
When - Wednesday, July 6, 5:45 to 7:00 PM
- Google Play and Play Music Accessibility - At Google Play, the holistic approach to accessibility entails usable product design and representation of users with disabilities in the Play Store. Hear updates from the Play apps; learn how you can start listening to a podcast on your desktop and finish on your Android phone, easily search for articles, and browse the Play Store. Get tips and tricks on fast navigation in our Play products.
When - Thursday, July 7, 1:15 to 2:30 PM
- Android Accessibility - Introduction and what's new in Android Accessibility; the latest developments in TalkBack and BrailleBack.
When - Thursday, July 7, 2:45 to 4:45 PM
A huge thank-you to Google for their Double Diamond sponsorship at this year's ACB Conference and Convention.
Convention dates - Friday, July 1 through Saturday, July 9.
Pre-registration - Thursday, May 19 through Wednesday, June 22.
Hotel - Hyatt Regency Minneapolis; room rates, $89.00/night plus tax (single or double); $10.00 per night for each additional person (limit, four people per room).