Paul Adam

Accessibility Evangelist
Deque Systems, Inc.

Accessibility consultant for a wide range of large organizations in a variety of industries including: State & Federal Government, Higher Education, Banking/Financial, Insurance, and Hospitality. Specializing in Web, Mobile, JavaScript, HTML5, and Open Source Accessibility & Assistive Technologies. Mobile platforms accessibility researcher and developer of apps for the iPhone & iPad. Promoter of usability, universal design, and accessibility. Presented at many mainstream technology and accessibility focused conferences. Expert developing for and testing with a wide range of popular assistive technologies. Desktop screen readers: JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver, and ChromeVox. Mobile screen readers: VoiceOver for iOS and TalkBack for Android. Voice recognition: Dragon NaturallySpeaking. Screen magnification: ZoomText and OS X System Zoom. Expert training, testing, and implementing accessibility standards and guidelines including: WCAG 2.0, WAI-ARIA, Section 508, and the pending Section 508 Refresh.

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