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  1. It's a wrap!

    That's it. Thanks for your patience. And thank you once again to everyone who pulled out the stops to make this possible. Our great speakers and exhibitors, and everyone behind the scenes.

    See you next year.

  2. Something Special, reaching and representing the audience: Vanessa Amberleigh

    Vanessa Amberleigh

    Producer, BBC

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    Video caption: Insights from the ground-breaking show that makes use of Makaton for communicating.
  3. Assistive technology demonstrations

    Martin Roberts and Ellis Ellis

    Representatives from Humanware and Vision Aid Technologies

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    Video caption: Demonstrations from Humanware and Vision Aids, suppliers for the BBC.
  4. Cognitive Accessibility 103: Jamie Knight

    Jamie Knight

    Senior Accessibility Specialist at the BBC

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    Video caption: An overview of cognitive accsessbility from Jamie's perspective as an autistic person.

    Jamie's slides for Cognitive Accessibility 103

  5. Creating accessible content - Terrific Scientific: Adam Roberts

    Adam Roberts

    Web Developer, BBC

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    Video caption: How the team have built accessibility into Terrific Scientific, throughout the project.
  6. Creating accessible content - Story of Life: Charles Gentry

    Charles Gentry

    Lead Developer, BBC

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    Video caption: Why and how to subtitle thousands of archive clips.
  7. Creating Accessible Content - Children's: Suzanne Clarke & Hannah Bunce

    Suzanne Clarke and Hannah Bunce

    Senior User Experience Designer and Test Engineer, BBC

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    Video caption: A quick run down of what accessibility champions for Children's Games packed into a year.
  8. Creating Accessible Content - myBBC: Marc Burrows & James Bowen

    Marc Burrows and James Bowen

    Web Developer and User Experience Designer, BBC

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    Video caption: A quick overview of the process to make BBC account registration accessible for everyone.
  9. Taking Komplete Kontrol of your music: Andre Louis

    Andre Louis


    Video content

    Video caption: A walk through ground-breaking software that gives access to synthesised instruments.
  10. My journey with MND, tech & art: Sarah Ezekiel

    Sarah Ezekiel


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    Video caption: For people with MND, getting the support they need can mean achieving dreams.
  11. Latest developments in subtitles: Nigel Megitt

    Nigel Megitt

    Executive Product Manager, BBC Access Services

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    Video caption: How the BBC is doing subtitles on the television, and on all platforms we broadcast to.
  12. Pablo - Involving the audience: Grainne McGuinness

    Gráinne McGuinness

    Creative Director of Paper Owl Films

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    Video caption: Achieving an authentic voice through casting and writing with young autistic actors.
  13. Managing Diverse Staff: Jon Adams

    Jon Adams

    Outsider Artist, Flow Observatorium

    Video content

    Video caption: Thirteen myth-busting statements about autism, dyslexia, neurodiversity, and employment.
  14. Keynote: Mani Djazmi

    Mani Djazmi

    BBC World Service

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    Video caption: Mani, a broadcast journalist for 15 years, has worked for World Football since 2011.
  15. Welcome: Matthew Postgate

    Matthew Postgate

    BBC Chief Technology and Product Officer

    Here we go...

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    Video caption: Matthew Postgate's welcome to the inaugural BBC Accessibility Awareness Day #BBCAAD #GAAD.

    Please note, subtitles may not load in some browsers. We are aware of this technical issue and are working on a solution.

  16. Thanks to Gareth Ford Williams and his fantastic team for running this event

    Thanks to all who helped to support #BBCAAD in London, Salford and Glasgow. See you next year for #GAAD2018

    Gareth Ford Williams
    Image caption: Gareth Ford Williams - BBC's Head of Head of Accessibility
  17. Paul Bepey now wrapping it up down in London

    Thanks Paul! Keep retweeting #BBCAAD and #GAAD.