Creating Accessible Conferences and Presentations

Accessible Conference Guidance
These guidelines and tips come from Government Digital Service:
https://accessibility.blog.gov.uk/2018/03/13/advice-for-making-events-and-presentations-accessible/

Evacuation Plans
What evacuation plans do you have in place in getting people safely out of the building?
See: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/422202/9446_Means_of_Escape_v2_.pdf

Assistance Dogs Guidance:
https://www.musedcn.org.uk/2018/01/12/assistance-dogs-uk-information-the-law-and-what-your-organisation-can-do/

For further information on captioning and BSL go to:
Stagetext:  http://www.stagetext.org/

Presentations:
Vocaleyes:  Making your presentations more accessible to blind and partially sighted people.
http://bit.ly/2M4FCi9

Ensure that handouts are available for neurodivergent people in advance.
Ensure that people are able to record the presentations to support their note taking.