Svetlana Kouznetsova - Accessibility Through Deaf Lens: Coding and Beyond
Web accessibility is not only about coding or for blind people. As a deaf accessibility consultant, Sveta will explain why accessibility is for everyone and is a responsibility of all team members. She will share her personal experience and some examples of accessibility issues and solutions.
Sveta is a NYC-based user experience and accessibility consultant and works with business owners, media producers, corporations, educational institutions, event organizers to make their products, services, events user-friendly and accessible to more people. She has a Master of Science degree in Internet Technology, several advanced certifications, and project experience with national and international organizations and educational institutions.
Her personal experience with deafness and communication barriers contributes to her success as a professional consultant and allows clients to have a greater understanding of why accessibility is critical.