W3C/WAI's Experience with eGovernment

Toward More Transparent Government:
Workship on eGovernment and the Web
18 June 2007
Washington DC, USA

Judy Brewer
Director, Web Accessibility Initiative
World Wide Web Consortium

WAI Guidelines

Address cross-disability accessibility of the Web

Use of WAI Guidelines in US

EITAAC 1998-1999

Standards harmonization or fragmentation

What we've done differently as a result

TEITAC 2006-2007

International Uptake & Issues

Coordination with Standards Organization

Testing and Monitoring

Are We There Yet?

(there = achieving accessibility)

Keeping Ahead of New Technologies

WAI Resources