About a11ybos 2017

This year’s annual event will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at the IBM Watson Health Global Headquarters from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

We are pleased to announce that this year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Chieko Asakawa from IBM Japan. Dr. Asakawa is heading to Washington, D.C. after her talk to be inducted into the National Academy of Engineering. Many thanks to our sponsor VisionAid for coordinating Dr. Asakawa’s visit with us!

Speakers: If you’d like to speak (and get promoted on the website in advance), email us your name, the session title, the session description, and (optionally) a bio and photo. Look at 2015’s Sessions page for topic ideas and 2015’s Speakers pages for bio examples.

Sponsors: If your company would like to sponsor this year’s event, email us for more information. We rely on our sponsors to hold this event. (You can also donate through PayPal using the Donate button in the side panel.)

AttendeesEmail us as soon as possible if you need any special accommodations, and we will do what we can. (We have to make reservations for sign language interpreters in advance. We will have CART in the room used for keynotes.)

Registration will open in September.