WAI-Tools Open Meeting
20 May 2019, Brussels, Belgium

An EU Project


WAI-Tools Project invited web accessibility practitioners, evaluation and quality assurance tools vendors, researchers, and users to participate in an Open Meeting to:

We encouraged participation from people interested in:

We particularly invited participants involved in related efforts in Europe and internationally, with interest in accessibility conformance testing. Meeting was on Monday 20 May 2019 at 10:00 to 17:00 in Brussels, Belgium.


The WAI-Tools Project drove web accessibility evaluation and repair by carrying out key efforts in the vendor-neutral environment of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). It drew together key expertise from industry, public bodies, and research to develop common understanding of web accessibility requirements.

This Open Meeting was held as part of the project efforts to engage with the broader community throughout the development of the project deliverables, to help ensure consensus and uptake by European and international stakeholders. Participants learned about the objectives and deliverables of the project, interim project results, and about potential opportunities for participation and collaboration.


WAI-Tool staff presented project deliverables and highlighted particular points for collaboration. Participants were invited to provide input on potential aspects to consider throughout the project.

The following times were in CEST:


Marriott Grand Place
Rue Auguste 3-7 / Grand Place
B-1000 Brussels, Belgium


Registration is now closed.


This meeting was organized through the WAI-Tools Project. Contact Shadi Abou-Zahra (Scientific Coordinator) with questions.

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