EPUB Accessibility symposium -hosted by JEPA and JDC, 17th Nov Tokyo

EPUB Accessibility Symposium

Date: 17th Nov (Thu) 15:00-17:30
Venue: Nihon Kyoiku Kaikan(Japan Education Center)
2-6-2 Hitotsubashi, Ciyodaku, Tokyo(Map)
Host: Japan Electronic Publishing Association (JEPA)
Co-host: Japan DAISY Consortium
Registration fee: 3000 yen (Free for JEPA member)

Draft Program (will be updated)

Overview of DAISY Consortium
Hiroshi Kawamura (former president of DAISY Consortium)

Future of Accessible Digital Publishing by the Combination of IDPF with W3C (with Japanese translation)
George Kerscher (President, IDPF /Chief Innovation Officer, DAISY Consortium)
President of IDPF will talk about the potential combination of IDPF with W3C, focusing on its aim and expected outcome on improving "Accessibility of Digital Publishing."

EPUB Accessibility
Avneesh Singh (Chief Operating Officer, DAISY Consortium /Co-Chair, EPUB 3 Accessibility Working Group)
Makoto Murata (JEPA CTO)

Please contact jdc@atdo.jp for registration in English. Deadline for registration through e-mail is 10th Nov.

For registration in Japanese, please visit: http://kokucheese.com/event/index/429334/