Agenda

Stockholm University 6 May

08:30 Registration and breakfast
09:00 Introductionary remarks and information about the project

Frida Sandberg,
IAAP Nordic 

09:30 Teaching Universal Design of ICT and Web Accessibility 

Weiqin Chen
, Professor at the Faculty of Technology, Art and Design at OsloMet, will also share her experiences about how OsloMet has included web accessibility in its IT education.

10:00 Coffee Break

10:30 Universal Design for learning, being and doing

As society becomes increasingly permeated by and reliant on digitalized infrastructure, so do the expectations on and prerequisites for what acting as a full citizen entails in terms of accessibility and participation. At Certec, Lund University, digital media, human-computer interaction, user-centred design and interaction design today cuts through most of our work. During this presentation we will elaborate on how we address and utilize accessibility from an inclusive stance grounded on Universal Design and Universal Design for Learning. The presentation will be based on material and examples from both teaching and research.

Per-Olof Hedvall, Engineering PhD, Associate Professor, Lund University
Håkan Eftring, PhD in Engineering, Assistant Professor, Director of Studies, Lund University 

11:00 Web Accessibility - an eye-opener for service design students at Laurea University

Terhi Kärpänen,
Senior Lecturer, Laurea University of Applied Sciences Johanna Lathi, Development Manager, Laurea University of Applied Sciences 

11:30 Lunch and networking

12:30 Implementing an inclusive mindset at The Technological University of Denmark

Line Nykjær Johansen,
Project Coordinator, DTU Skylabs 

13:00 Ongoing and upcoming projects on Web Accessibility in Higher Education  

Susanna Laurin, Research and Innovation Manager, Funka 

13:30 Panel 

14.30 Closing remarks

14.45 End of Conference

 

 

Frida Sandberg. Photo

For more information, please contact Frida Sandberg, Project Manager, frida.sandberg@iaapnordic.org 
+46 76 399 15 64