Mauricio Palma

UI developer at @sinnerschrader. Co-founder at Woodlike Ocean.

Accessibility vs latest Web APIs. Can’t we just get along?

Unfortunately, we still treat accessibility in the same way we deal with front-end development for older browsers, something to be done at the end. What if I tell you that we can use the latest Web APIs and still offer an inclusive and accessible experience.

In this talk, you'll learn how to combine Web APIs such as Speech Recognition and Geolocation, with performant Javascript techniques to create empathic user interfaces.

About Mauricio

A self-educated UI Developer working at SinnerSchrader. As part of the product engineering team, he works as a proxy between the design and engineering teams. You’ll find him in that sweet spot where art meets science. Using technology to craft user-centric experiences.

He’s currently also leading the educational program module 'Modern Software Development' at SinnerSchrader.

He is also the co-founder of Woodlike Ocean and an engaged social entrepreneur.