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Thursday, April 14th, 2005

Web Standards & Accessibility: June 9th-10th

The company I work for finally granted me permission to go to my first ever conference, with about 6 hours to spare for their ‘early-bird’ discount, and I really can’t wait.

It will be a chance to see the celebrities, of their genre, in the flesh instead of reading their words on a website. Everything that I’ve learnt about web standards, accessibility and css has been from reading various tutorials, web logs and reference pages from the web. I’ve longed to have some actual face-to-face education rather than the painstaking trial and error of learning from online examples. I realise it won’t be the class setting I want, but it’s a start. (more…)