Marisa DeMeglio

Software Developer, DAISY Consortium

Marisa DeMeglio is a software developer for the DAISY Consortium. Her background is in Computer Science and she has been working in the field of accessibility and e-books for the past 18 years. She leads the epubtest.org website development, is a core member of the Ace by DAISY project, and participates in the W3C Web Publications working group, particularly in regards to accessible synchronized media. Outside of work, she volunteers with Rock n’ Roll Camp for Girls Los Angeles as an instructor and member of their Executive Team.

Marisa's Sessions

Be an Ally to a11y: An Accessibility Workshop with DAISY Consortium

From the definition of accessibility requirements, to the actual production, to testing and metadata editing, accessibility needs to be taken into account through the entire production workflow. The DAISY Consortium, uniquely positioned at the intersection of the specialized and mainstream publishing ecosystems, will try to share some tips and best practices to make born-accessible publications […]