Disability Chapter Projects

Below is a list of projects. For questions on or to volunteer for individual projects please contact the listed project leader.

To propose a project please send a proposal to Michael Burks at mburks952@att.net to discuss starting a particualar project.

If a project you are interested in does not have a project leader and you would like to lead the project please contact Michael Burks at mburks952@att.net to discuss leading a particualar project.


1. Disability Project name: ISOC Website and PDF Support for Accessibility

Project Contact & Information:

Email: mburks952@att.net

Phone: (919) 349-6661

Address: 4312 Birchlake CT, Alexandria, Va 22309

Project Description:

Provide ongoing support and serve as resource for the accessible web design of the ISOC web site; provide technical assistance on accessibility of press releases in PDF, especially the Realtime Text project announcement.

2. OneWebDay 2013 – Working for Internet Accessibility

Project Description :

OneWebDay, held on September 22 every year since 2006, is a global event aimed at giving all participants in this unprecedented turn in human evolution that is the internet a chance not only to celebrate it, but also to raise awareness of the importance of maintaining the open-networking principles that have made it the success it is.

OneWebDay 2013 will be held on Sunday 22 September 2013. The suggested theme for this year’s events is to emphasize web accessibility.

URL to Project webpage: http://onewebday.org/