On September 25, UMKC will host the regional OLC Collaborate Conference at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center. This year’s theme is Breaking Barriers: Institutional Strategies for Accessibility in Digital Learning.

Come join your fellow digital learning education professionals, educators, and administrators to network with experts and collaborate on solving the accessibility challenges we all face in online higher education today. You’ll get the chance to hear from regional experts regarding current and emerging trends in accessibility policy and implementation. Come collaborate and network with your regional peers during group discussions on strategizing, designing, and incorporating accessibility at your institution. Examine changes that impact the future of online learning – and your career.

Speakers include Kelly Hermann (Vice President of Accessibility and Disability Strategy, University of Phoenix), Sean Smith (Professor, School of Education, University of Kansas), and Cyndi Rowland (Executive Director, WebAIM & Utah State University).