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16 November 2021
Virtual Event - 13:00 - 17:00 (GMT +4)

Sheri Byrne-Haber
Head of Accessibility at VMware

Profile

Sheri Byrne-Haber is a prominent global subject matter expert in the fields of disability and accessibility in the business and educational settings. She is best known for launching digital accessibility programs at multiple Fortune 200 companies, including McDonald’s, Albertsons, and VMware, as well as consulting on government accessibility. Her programs have positively impacted millions of the more than 1 billion global people with disabilities.

Sheri is currently authoring a book titled Eco-ableism” - The Intersection between Disability Inclusion and Sustainability" where she is voicing key issues on the discrimination of disabled individuals through an ecological and environmental lens.

Sheri is very popular for her Medium blog called “This Week in Accessibility,” where she summarizes legal cases and issues facing people implementing accessibility programs.  This Week in Accessibility has had over 100,000 readers since its launch.  Sheri is a frequent panelist and speaker at accessibility and sustainability related conferences and an active member of several accessibility committees and non-profits, helping drive and communicate the evolution of industry standards.

Agenda Sessions

  • Exclusive Interview: Inclusive Companies Build Inclusive Societies: Looking at the Sustainable Development Goals through the Lens of Equity

    10:40