At the beginning to the year, the RGD launched a webinar series, moderated by Magued Hanna RGD, to educate designers on accessibility help them navigate through the technicalities. The recordings of this 8-part series are now available in the Members Only section of the RGD website as part of RGD's extensive video archive.
Click here for the Accessibility in Design Webinar Series Recordings
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Accessibility and Usability: Two Sides of the Same Coin
Presented by Samuel Proulx
Through real-world examples and highlighting common missteps, Samuel reveals how accessible design work isn’t just about checking all the technical boxes – it’s about considering the user too.
Basic Accessibility for Adobe InDesign
Presented by Dax Castro and Sponsored by AbleDocs
This webinar focuses on creating and producing accessible documents using Adobe InDesign. For webinar summary, read this article on takeaways from the webinar.
Creating Accessible Online Documents - Part II
Presented by Denis Leclerc RGD
In this second part, Denis delves further into creating accessible PDFs in InDesign.
How to Easily Create Accessible PDFs from InDesign
Accessibility in Signage and Wayfinding
Presented by Toban Allison and Aurelia Fleury
There are a number of different aids that can be used within signage and wayfinding systems to help those who have visual, hearing or mobility impairments. Through these presentations we see practical examples and learn how good design is also accessible design.
Accessibility for the Web
Presented by Natalya Chilina and Ben Hagon RGD
Designers' Accessibility Toolkit
Presenter: Monica Ackermann and Panelists: Hugo Mejia and Nelson Moutinh
Discover how Scotiabank transformed the business need for a new mobile app into an opportunity to build a design-led culture of accessibility and inclusion in digital banking. The session focuses on Scotiabank’s journey to foster a culture of accessibility across digital product design.