Slides

Below are some of the presentations I have presented at different conferences!

Accessible Web Design

Presented on July 19, 2014 at DesignDay Meet-up

Web Accessibility and WCAG

Presented at Workshop on next generation web organized jointly by LNM Institute of Information Technology and W3C India on 12th February, 2012

Yahoo! Messenger & Accessibility

Presented at Techshare India 2012 on 7th February, 2012

The Power of ARIA

Presented at Techshare India 2012 on 7th February, 2012

Role of Assistive Technologies in Higher Education and Work Places

Presented at Nevertheless conference in association with IIM Bangalore and Fourth Wave Foundation on 21st January, 2012

Accessibility – Open Hack India 2011

Presented at Open Hack India 2011 on 30th July, 2011

Role of Engineering Best Practices to Create an Inclusive Web

Presented at CSUN‘s 26th Annual Conference on Technology on Technology and Persons with Disabilities at San Diego, CA, USA

Common Misconceptions on Web Accessibility

Presented at World Usability Conference at Chennai


Need for Web Accessibility in Developing Countries – Yahoo! Initiatives

presented at Techshare India 2010

Srinivasu Chakravarthula
Accessibility Evangelist
Goal is to propagate and provide rich and inclusive web experience and create an accessible world!

Currently I lead Accessibility efforts at Informatica, Earlier I was a Sr. Subject Matter Experts at Deque.

Prior to Deque, I was leading Accessibility efforts at HCL Technologies. My role includes mentoring team, working on innovative solutions, spread the word, engage with customers on accessibility etc., Before this, I was with PayPal leading Accessibility QA. My work includes develop and maintain Accessibility Automation Tools, Accessibility Evaluation of various products, Evangelize Accessibility across the company, provide end-to-end Accessibility solutions to product teams, represent company for accessibility related initiatives in the industry.

Prior to join PayPal, I was working for the award-winning Accessibility team at Yahoo! India Research & Development; where I have played instrumental role in setting up an Accessibility Lab and drive accessibility initiatives. Besides offering services to our office in India, I was also supporting to Yahoo! offices in Jordon, Singapore, China etc.

I am also on the National Advisory Board of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) India – through which, I endeavor to create awareness about standardization and accessibility across the country. Plus, I am also member of NASSCOM Disability Working Committee to create awareness about accessibility among other IT companies. I also offer expertise to the National Association for the Blind Karnataka Branch through its Governing Council.

In November, 2005 – I joined Net Systems Informatics (India) Pvt. Ltd as an Accessibility Tester. I was responsible to test websites as per Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 1.0.

In addition, I was responsible to sell Accessibility workshops (for Section 508, WCAG 1.0, Creating Accessible e-Learning using Flash) organized by the company. Further to create awareness among Government sector about […]