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Dafydd Henke-Reed

Principal Consultant - AbilityNet

Autism and Accessibility, Design Challenges and Solutions

Practical and design-focused look at autism and accessibility. Challenging accessibility to be more inclusive of neurological and cognitive considerations. Discussing VR as therapy, the design of companion robots, and the social and political statements that come with wearables.

About the speaker:

Principle Accessibility and Usability Consultant. FSTE 100 and household name clients—Microsoft, HSBC, EON, Barclays, NHS, BT, and more. Works to ensure the accessibility of websites and mobile apps through WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Standards) testing, design reviews, and accessibility training (e.g. how to use a screen reader). Special interest in the neurological and cognitive accessibility, video game accessibility, and wearables.

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