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AccessibleEU Netherlands - Digital inclusion and e-commerce for SMEs (WS & MLE-NL-01)

This AccessibleEU workshop, co-organised with MKB Nederland, VNO-NCW, HAN University of Applied Sciences and the Royal Association MKB Netherlands, will focus on what the Accessibility Act implies for you and your daily activities.

It will update e-commerce organizations about the requirements, and if they apply to them. Or if they may use one of the exception rules.

The event will include a questions and answers session online, a user presentation, a short presentation by the e-commerce umbrella organization in the Netherlands (Royal Association MKB Netherlands) and short presentation by a web-company about their study of the accessibility of websites of e-commerce organizations.

The first part of the meeting is informative and offers an overview of the requirements for the different products and services named in the Accessibility Act by experts and users. This part offers a quick and practical overview to help participants understand if their products and services need changes. And it definitely saves them from reading lots of legal documents.

In the second part of the meeting, will dive into questions and answers, including a presentation by a user with visual disabilities, a short presentation by the e-commerce umbrella organization (Thuiswinkel.org) and a short presentation by a web-company specializing in accessibility.

  • Target audience: Organizations providing e-commerce services, companies staff,audit organizations, supervising authorities, researchers, web developers, creative industry with relation to e-commerce.
  • When: Wednesday, December 20, 2023
  • Where: MKB Servicedesk Reitseplein 1, Tilburg, Netherlands.
  • Format: Hybrid
  • Type of event: Workshop and mutual learning session
  • Language: Dutch
  • How to participate: Free registration
  • Accessibility information: Captioning in Dutch
  • More information
  • digital technology
  • Wednesday 20 December 2023, 15:30 - 17:00 (CET)
Country
Netherlands

Practical information

When
Wednesday 20 December 2023, 15:30 - 17:00 (CET)
Languages
Dutch