Intopia GAAD 2022 Webinar: Ask Me Anything

Intopia is hosting an ‘Ask Me Anything’ webinar to coincide with Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) on 19 May at 1pm AEST (GMT +10). It’s free to attend, and you don’t need to register – you can join the webinar on the day. Intopia’s ‘Ask Me Anything’ webinar is a…

International Women’s Day 2022: Let’s break the bias

Here at Intopia, we try to make positive change in any and every way that we possibly can. One of the areas that we want to see change is women in technology. We want to see women in more leadership roles across the board, driving innovation and taking charge in…

Intopia Webinar: The Business Case for Accessibility – 7 April 2022

On Thursday 7 April, Intopia will be hosting a free webinar at 1pm AEST presented by Intopia co-founder and Managing Director, Stewart Hay, on the business case for accessibility. The webinar is free to attend through Zoom. In his presentation, Stewart will point out the benefits for companies to offer…

Intopia Webinar: Accessible names and descriptions – 9 February 2022

On Wednesday 9 February, Intopia will be hosting a free webinar at 1pm AEDT presented by Russ Weakley (our Head of Inclusive Training) on accessible names and descriptions. The webinar is free to attend through Zoom.  Accessible names and descriptions are used to identify elements on a webpage including buttons…

Intopia to mark International Day of People with Disability 2021

As a part of this year’s IDPWD, Intopia will be hosting a free webinar at 1pm AEDT on Friday 3 December. It’s free to attend through Zoom, and a recording will be made available after the event. International Day of People with Disability (IDPWD) is held annually on 3 December.…

World Usability Day 2021: Designing the online world with trust, ethics and integrity

Thursday 11 November is World Usability Day, a day that brings together community and industry for a common goal – to ensure that essential services and products are easier to access and simpler to use. The day has been marked annually since 2005, celebrating the progress and success made in…

International Day of Older Persons 2021: Digital Equity for All Ages

October 1 is the International Day of Older Persons, and in 2021 the United Nations has declared the theme Digital Equity for All Ages. Worldwide, the number of people aged 60 years and over already outnumbers children younger than 5 years old. Over the next three decades, the number of…

Intopia partners with ABS on the most accessible census ever

Intopia has partnered with the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to help make this year’s Census the most accessible census ever. With an increasing number of Australians completing their Census online, a major program of work has been completed over the past 12 months to make the 2021 Census as…

First public working draft of WCAG 3.0 released

The much anticipated First Public Working Draft of the W3C Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 3.0 was recently released, with ongoing calls for feedback as the Working Draft develops. Showcasing a new structure, a new naming convention and promising a more understandable, easier to digest set of guidelines. These guidelines are expected…

Assistive Technology Survey 2021 (Preliminary results)

Around the world, surveys are conducted that focus on technologies used by people who are blind or have low vision. The largest of these is done by WebAIM in the United States, including their Screen Reader User Survey and Survey of Users with Low Vision. However, there is usually very…

Intopia launches Australia and New Zealand’s first Assistive Technology Survey

This week, Intopia launched the first ever Assistive Technology Survey, aimed at highlighting the trends and use of assistive technology by Australians and New Zealanders that have a disability. Over the past decade, surveys such as the WebAIM Screen Reader Survey have provided important insights to organisations on how they…

We’re hiring Business Development and Digital Accessibility Experts

We’ve recently marked our five year anniversary as a company, and now we’re expanding our team to continue our quest to make the digital world inclusive for everyone. Intopia is now hiring for three roles: Business Development Consultant Senior Digital Accessibility Consultant Digital Accessibility Consultant Business Development Consultant We are…