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Inclusive Design: more heart, more humans (lightning talk)

Inclusive Design: more heart, more humans (lightning talk)

Lightning talk by me and Nicola du Toit (http://nicoladutoit.com/) for the Cape Town branch of Scrum User Group South Africa (https://www.meetup.com/Cape-Town-Scrum-User-Group-SUGSA/events/248695980/).

Steve Barnett

March 29, 2018

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  1. Inclusive Design: More ! , more humans

  2. Most important thing: Think about disability as a spectrum, not

    a binary
  3. Did anyone notice something strange in the toilet? bit.ly/emplab301

  4. Us looking at our stuff ! ➜ " ➜ #truestory

  5. So we became… The Empathy Labradors Nicola du Toit -

    @sophdex Steve Barnett - @maxbarners
  6. Ability + Barrier = Disability

  7. Know someone with this ability? Draw a ❤ Friend? Parent?

  8. Time to move…

  9. Know someone with this barrier? Draw a ❤ Friend? Parent?

  10. Disability is a spectrum, not a binary

  11. “The power of the Web is in its universality. Access

    by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect.” — Tim Berners-Lee
  12. ❤ Inclusive Design is understanding and accepting the diversity of

    our users
  13. ❤ Accessibility is the specifics of the implementation

  14. Web accessibility is essential for some and useful for all.

    — W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
  15. ❤ Inclusive Design Lots in common with high quality software

    and good usability
  16. Continuous attention to technical excellence and good design enhances agility.

    — One of the principles behind the Agile Manifesto
  17. Our chance to be superheroes. can’t use → can use

    difficult → easy
  18. “It doesn't have to be perfect, just a little bit

    better than yesterday" @LeonieWatson #fronteers — @ireaderinokun
  19. Now what? Tomorrow, 10am, 10 mins Test your stuff bit.ly/emplabsugsa

  20. Now what? Thursday 17th May Global Accessibility Awareness Day

  21. Thanks! Questions? Nicola du Toit - @sophdex Steve Barnett -