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Marcy Sutton

Marcy Sutton

Marcy Sutton is a freelance web developer and accessibility specialist. Previously, she's worked as the Head of Learning at Gatsby and as a Senior Front-End Engineer on the axe-core accessibility testing library at Deque Systems.

In 2016, O’Reilly gave Marcy a Web Platform Award for her work in accessibility. She's a founding member of the Accessibility Seattle Foundation, a nonprofit supporting the A11ySea meetup. When away from the keyboard, Marcy can be found hiking with her dog, riding a bicycle, or snowboarding.

Garbage Pail Components

Tue, 15th – 11:50 AM

Oh, the horror! Hot garbage has taken over the web. Carousel Cameron, Trappin' Tam, Shallow Dom...the gang's all here. We'll turn the "bad accessibility" dial up to 11 in order to feel the pain that users with disabilities experience on a regular basis.

Some of the patterns in this talk will be directly inspired from real life instances—because we can't even make this stuff up. By talking about the real-life practice of accessible web development, we'll be reborn and better equipped to create truly successful user interfaces.