The Great Big List from the 2012 CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference

Here’s the thing- 2012 California State University, Northridge (CSUN) Center on Disabilities Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference is a really big deal. It is a gathering of people and ideas unlike any other in the world.

As a follow up to the 2011 Great Big List, below is a collection of people, ideas, presentation and other resources from the 2012 conference. If you see anything I’ve missed or that should be corrected please send me a note at @mactoph or Thanks!

Round Ups

Conference Presentations


Blog and News Coverage

Video Interviews


Getting Ready and Attending the Confernece

Vendors, Sponsors and Exhibitors

Following the Conversation

Official Conference Stuff

Vendor News, Announcements and Press Releases

Side Conversations

Other Resources

Not Attending?

Besides following the conversation online, Jeffrey Stark has offered to answer your questions from the conference or you might consider following the lead of this “Wish we could be at CSUN” commiseration event” in Canberra Australia.

Thank you!

Thank you to the following people for sending me tips and resources, please remind me if I forgot you: Jared Smith, @blindbargains, Mika O Pyyhkala, Jennison Ascunsion, Jon Hassell.

  1. Thanks for including a link to the IBM sessions. See everyone at #csun12!

  2. Paul J. Adam says:

    Thanks for posting my iAccessibility slides. Here’s the link to download my HTML5 & WAI-ARIA Forms with jQuery Validation #CSUN12 presentation slides w/ links to demo forms as well.

  3. Easy Chirp says:

    Awesome list. Thanks so much, very useful!

  4. Em says:

    That’s a BIG list! Good Work!

  5. […] Christopher Philips at has given us the Great Big List – a collection of people, ideas, presentations, and other resources from CSUN […]

  6. […] nostalgic for great big lists from CSUNs past? The 2013, 2012 and 2011 Big Lists are also still […]