AbilityNet Live! Free events about technology and disability

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AbilityNet is a series of live online events to help share useful information for disabled people and their carers and employers.

See below for details, as well as recordings of past events.

We also deliver high-quality online Accessibility and Inclusive Design Training courses to help you build skills in accessibility and inclusive design.

Calendar

Register Now: Dementia-friendly design, expert tips for accessible websites

Register Now: Technology and dementia: a creative approach

Register Now: smart homes, tech tips for independent living at home

Register Now: Accessibility Insights with Larry Goldberg of Verizon Media

Need expert training in digital accessibility? Our affordable online training courses can help you and your team.

Past events

View a recording of the event, plus slides and notes:

Lockdown and/or technology advice

Technology help for people with learning disabilities

  • Delivered 1pm, 27 April 2021

Tablets for seniors, keep in touch with loved ones during Covid-19

  • Delivered, 26 January 2021

How to spot an online scam and avoid it: Stay safe online

  • Delivered 24 November 2020

Using tech to tackle loneliness and isolation

  • Delivered 30 June 2020

Meeting neurodiverse needs during the pandemic

  • Delivered 16 June 2020

Working with neurodiversity, is the new normal here to stay?

  • Delivered 09 June 2020

How disabled people can use Alexa and other smart speakers to stay connected

  • Delivered 19 May

How to take care of your mental health while working or studying from home

  • Delivered 12 May 2020

How to access online learning to stay motivated and learn new skills

  • Delivered 5 May 2020

How to stay safe online

  • Delivered 27 April 2020

How to find local support groups online

  • Delivered 14 April 2020

How to run accessible online meetings - Zoom, Teams and more

  • Delivered 8 April 2020

How tech can help you stay connected 

  • Delivered 7 April 2020
     

Digital accessibility tips

How to do inclusive, accessible recruitment 

  • Delivered 2 March 2021

How to do accessible social media

  • Delivered 20 October 2020

How technology can help people with dyslexia

  • Delivered 29 September 2020

Accessibility Anti-Patterns

  • Delivered 18 August 2020

Accessible design tips for a competitive edge

  • Delivered 14 July 2020
     

Accessibility Insights with key practitioners working in accessibility

 

Accessibility Insights with GAAD co-founders

  • Delivered 4 May 2021

Accessibility Insights with the BBC

  • Delivered 6 April 2021

Accessibility Insights with Apple: February 2021

  • Delivered 16 February 2021

Accessibility Insights with the European Disability Forum: January 2021

  • Delivered 19 January 2021

Accessibility Insights with Malin Rygg of the Norwegian Digitalisation Agency

  • Delivered 8 December 2020

Accessibility Insights with Christopher Patnoe of Google

  • Delivered 10 November 2020

Accessibility Insights with Bryn Anderson of Sainsbury's

  • Delivered 6 October 2020

Accessibility Insights with Paul Smyth of Barclays

  • Delivered 8 September 2020

Accessibility Insights with Neil Milliken

  • Delivered 11 August 2020

Accessibility Insights with Microsoft's Jenny Lay-Flurrie

  • Delivered 21 July 2020

 

HE and Public Sector accessibility

HE/Public Sector update: Promoting Accessibility, with University of Derby

  • Delivered 13 April 2021

HE/Public Sector Update: How Cardiff Metropolitan University meets accessibility targets

  • Delivered 23 February 2021

HE/Public Sector Update: Winning hearts and minds at University of Cambridge

  • Delivered 1 December 2020

HE/Public Sector Update: Excelling in Digital Accessibility at Open University

  • Delivered 22 September 2020

HE/Public Sector Update: Is your Accessibility Statement ready yet?

  • Delivered 23 July 2020

HE Update and Accessibility Maturity Model for Higher and Further Education

  • Delivered 27 May

 

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