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Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. With roughly 1.2 billion people with disabilities in the world, we’re passionate about ensuring that our products and services are designed for people of all abilities. We are committed to transparency, accountability and inclusion in our products and our culture, and are deeply inspired by the opportunity to work with others around the world to explore what’s possible. There are no limits to what people can achieve when technology reflects the diversity of everyone who uses it.
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Screenwest is Western Australia's lead screen funding and development organisation, supporting film, television and digital production. Screenwest is an organisation that advances culture by bringing Western Australian stories and identity to screen for the benefit of the community. Our vision is world-class Western Australian stories on screen, increasingly sought after by audiences everywhere.
Problems solvers at heart, our team are pragmatic explorers that seek to uncover what can be, so that it can be. With a patriotic resolve to make Government programs successful, we pride ourselves on collaborating with our clients to understand the true potential of a project. If a project can provide real impact, we’re interested to be involved irrespective of the size and scale. More than a title, the highly experienced individuals that make up our collective excel in projects in large scale transformation. We provide an end-to-end, whole-of-life service, from strategic planning to change management, creative, digital technologies, financial management, resourcing, and more. We deliver professional services, but aim to develop lasting relationships with our clients seeing ourselves as partners in the never-ending journey of identifying and solving Australia’s most pressing issues.
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VisAbility is a local provider of disability services, we have provided innovative, life-changing services to people living with disabilities for more than 100 years. Our professional therapy and support services assist people across a range of ages and disabilities in their homes, at school, at work and in the community. We are helping to shape a world where people with disability have the same right to participate, the same range of options, the same level of freedom and the same control over their day to day life as any other person.
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Permeance is a company that is passionate and committed to helping our clients engage better and become familiar with their users by delivering innovative, exciting, functional solutions
The Digital Access team at Vision Australia provide professional consulting, training and testing services necessary in achieving accessible products and services. Our experienced consultants work with organisations at all stages of a project imparting their knowledge and skills, enabling accessibility and inclusion to become part of existing processes and outcomes. We work alongside people with a range of disabilities including cognitive, mobility, hearing and vision impairments, and in conjunction with adaptive technology trainers who teach people with disabilities how to use assistive technologies. Our real-world interactions with end users provide us with unparalleled insights into inclusiveness, informing every service we deliver.
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We are digital accessibility specialists located in two locations- Perth, Western Australia (which services Australia) and Kuwait City, Kuwait (which services the Gulf Cooperation Council area). Our aim is to assist organisations in ensuring that access to their digital resources meets the internationally recognised WCAG 2.0 standard. We have a team of highly skilled and experienced technical accessibility auditors, trainers and consultants who provide services to ensure your websites and other digital resources meet the current legally required standards.
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AccessibilityOz is an accessibility consultancy based in Australia and the United States. Gian Wild, the founder and Director, has worked on the accessibility of various web sites since 1998 and spent six years with the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group contributing to WCAG2. AccessibilityOz offers a range of accessibility services and products to organisations and Government departments around the world
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Ai-Media was founded in Australia in 2003 with the goal of making the world’s content accessible to everyone through technology. Since then, Ai-Media has become a global provider of live and offline captioning, translation and described video. We help Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals participate at work, uni, school, and home, through a suite of accessibility solutions.
High Tide Media is a locally owned and operated live video production company based in Perth, Western Australia. We provide high quality, professional multi-camera live streaming services for conferences, sports, not-for-profit organisations, weddings and everything in between.
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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community that develops open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web.
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