Possible With Accessibility?

October 7, 2021, 5:40 PM - 6:00 PM (UTC)

Are PWAs possible with accessibility? The answer is a resounding yes, but it doesn’t happen by accident. Accessibility is something you need to factor into everything, from your icons to your manifest to your PWA itself. Learn what you need to do to make your whole PWA experience accessible, from load to install and beyond.

  • Léonie Watson

    Director, TetraLogical

    Léonie is Director of TetraLogical; a member of the W3C Advisory Board; co-Chair of the W3C Web Applications Working Group; and a member of the BIMA Inclusive Design Council.

    Amongst other things, Léonie is co-organiser of the Inclusive Design 24 (#id24) conference; co-author of the Inclusive Design Principles; and mentor to young people interested in the fields of accessibility and inclusive design. She is also a Microsoft Most Valued Professional (MVP).

    Léonie is often found at conferences, talking about web standards, accessibility mechanics, and pushing the boundaries of inclusive design (with existing technologies like SVG, HTML, ARIA, and JavaScript, as well as new technologies like AI and WebVR). She has also written about some of these things for Smashing magazine, SitePoint.com, and Net magazine, as well as on her own site tink.uk.

    In her spare time, Léonie likes reading, cooking, drinking tequila, and dancing (although not necessarily in that order)!