Leading Accessible Virtual Programs

In the wake of COVID-19, online and virtual platforms have become the primary format for cultural institutions to lead engaging programs for their audiences as well as connect with colleagues to plan those events. This workshop will highlight the importance of integrating accessibility into virtual programs and provide you with the tools and strategies to be successful when you host your next staff meeting or public program. Participants can look forward to the following takeaways:

  • Tools to create engaging accessible content including closed captioning, ASL interpreters, and more
  • Tools to engage audiences who are blind or have low vision
  • Strategies to manage dynamic presentations
  • Tips on how to distribute recorded presentations


  • Open captioning will be available
  • For further accessibility information or to request additional accommodations, please contact us by email at info@ChicagoCulturalAccess.org.

Archived Event Videos

Leading Accessible Virtual Programs Video

Archived Event Speakers

Tina Childress, Sheri Levinsky-Raskin