APA Archives

References to resources that no longer have primary immediate value but should be available for archival purposes.

Past Announcements

APA WG meeting at TPAC: The APA WG will meet face to face Monday and Tuesday, 6 and 7 November 2017, at the Technical Plenary and Advisory Committee Meeting in Burlingame, California. See the TPAC meeting page for agenda, logistics, and remote participation.

Face to Face meeting at TPAC 2016: The APA WG will meet face to face on 19 and 20 September 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal as part of the Technical Plenary and Advisory Committee (TPAC) meeting. See the APA meeting page for details. Please register by 2 September 2016.

2015-10-22 - APA WG created: The Accessible Platform Architectures Working Group has been created. The Protocols and Formats Working Group is extended until 3 December 2015. The groups will temporarily operate in parallel but all participants must join the APA WG to continue work on non-ARIA projects.

2015-10-29 - Face to Face meeting at TPAC 2015: The APA WG will meet face to face on 29 and 30 October 2015 in Sapporo, Japan as part of the Technical Plenary and Advisory Committee (TPAC) meeting. See the {@@old URI} APA meeting page for details. Please register by 7 October 2015.

2015-12-03 - Media Accessibility User Requirements Working Group Note: Media Accessibility User Requirements has been published as a Working Group Note by the Protocols and Formats Working Group. For information on this publication, see the MAUR Note blog post.

2017-12-07 - Cognitive Accessibility Roadmap and Gap Analysis First Public Working Draft: The Cognitive and Learning Disabilities Accessibility Task Force has published a first public Working Draft of Cognitive Accessibility Roadmap and Gap Analysis. It explores user needs for people with cognitive or learning disabilities and identifies where additional web content authoring guidance is needed to help authors meet these needs. This information is important to new guidance being added to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1. Please comment by 16 January 2018.