John Foliot

John Foliot is a 17-year veteran of Web Accessibility, living and working in Austin, Texas. Currently Principal Accessibility Strategist at Deque Systems Inc., he has previously held accessibility related positions at JPMorgan Chase and Stanford University. Prior to that, he co-founded a web accessibility consultancy in Ottawa, Canada, providing services to the Canadian Federal Government. John is also actively involved with the W3C – the international internet standards body – where he previously co-chaired a subcommittee on the accessibility requirements for media elements in HTML5. Currently he is involved in work related to WCAG 2.1, CSS and SVG accessibility, and emergent standards related to HTML5.1.

Class given by John during AccessU: