During these COVID times, accessing news and entertainment has never been more important, especially for people with disability.
How is our media industry responding to making content more accessible and inclusive? What are the latest developments in technology? And is disability representation improving across roles such as journalists, broadcasters and producers? And if not, what needs to change?
Join us for this FREE online panel discussion with experts from the media industry as they discuss headlining access and inclusion for people with disability.
The barriers which can prevent people with disability from participating equitably in Australia’s media industry as both consumers and employees.
The opportunities and challenges for the media industry in terms of improving access and inclusion for people with disability.
Using media accessibility technologies such as captioning and audio description.
How the COVID crisis has impacted media accessibility and inclusion and what COVID’s legacy will be for the media industry in relation to people with disability
Where & When
Wednesday 28 October 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Zoom (link provided following registration)
REGISTER NOW: https://atagonline28oct2020.eventbrite.com.au
by Deaf and/or disabled artists
For bookings and information on specific access and transport.