Artur Ortega

Accessibility Evangelist
Yahoo! Europe Ltd.
125 Shaftesbury Avenue
London, C2H 8AD
United Kingdom

Artur Ortega will speak at the Joint WIPO-ITU Workshop on February 2, 2010 and will be available during the full workshop to share his expertise.

Artur Ortega is the Accessibility Evangelist for Yahoo! Europe.

The blind computer scientist is working as a software engineer in London, UK. He is using a screen-reader for his daily work. His experience regarding accessibility and usability of software, use of assistive technology and all technology related to the internet goes back to 1992, when he commenced his studies at the Technical University of Clausthal, Germany. Since those early days, he tries to drive everyone around him to support accessibility and design for all.