Web Adaptability for Inclusion Conference 2014

OZeWAI 2014 will be held in John Scott House, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, 8 - 10 December, 2014.

We are very grateful to our wonderful sponsors - thanks to them!

We are really lucky to have those who choose to help us make OZeWAI a success:

Web Key IT logo

Web Key IT Pty Ltd is sponsoring a worthy student’s attendance at OZeWAI 2014. Web Key IT Pty Ltd is a business initiative aimed at assisting owners of websites of all sizes to achieve a truly accessible website. They specialise in website accessibility services including evaluation and auditing. Vivienne Conway is Director of Web Key IT.

DAC logo

The Digital Accessibility Centre is supporting the speakers at the conference. The Digital Accessibility Centre (DAC) is a non-profit social enterprise and one of the leading providers of digital accessibility services. We are a team of accessibility specialists passionate about digital inclusion. It is located in Neath Port Talbot in the United Kingdom but also operates in Australia and the UNited States. Sales Director is Cam Nicholl who attended OZeWAI in 2013.

MAA logo

Media Access Australia is again sponsoring us and especially the Conference dinner. Media Access Australia is a not-for-profit organisation devoted to increasing access to media for people with a disability. They promote inclusion by providing information and expertise on the accessibility of mainstream technologies to government, industry, educators, consumer organisations and individuals. They work as a catalyst for change across the range of media with a  focus on people who are blind or vision impaired, or Deaf or hearing impaired. Scott Hollier is a MAA staffer.


OZeWAI guests can now book and pay directly online to stay at La Trobe.  Please complete the online registration at http://www.latrobe.edu.au/accommodation/short-stay  and enter the booking code SUN2014.  There is a booking portal for rooms (multiple rooms if wished), check in/out dates and times and orders of breakfast tickets if required.  Please use the correct reference so La Trobe can allocate you to the correct  rooms.

General News

General topics for 2014 are:

Who should attend OZeWAI?

We always try to plan for the participants we expect to join us. The following list is not exhaustive but should be indicative:

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Participants interested in inexpensive and convenient accommodation on campus are encouraged to book early.

Conference costs

We will offer three full days registration with presentations, workshops, a BBQ night, a dinner and a wind-up cocktail, as well as the standard morning and afternoon tea and lunch.

We do not charge GST (i.e. we provide a GST invoice but with $0 GST). Price includes all catering (BBQ on Dec 8th and dinner on Dec 9th) for all registered for the day.