Jutta Treviranus @ DesignMeets… Public Policy

Jutta Treviranus is the Director of the Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) and professor in the faculty of Design at OCAD University. Jutta also heads theInclusive Design Institute a multi-university regional centre of expertise. Jutta founded and directs an innovative graduate program in inclusive design at OCAD University. She is the co-director of Raising the Floor International and leads many international multi-partner research networks that have created broadly implemented innovations that support inclusion e.g., Fluid ProjectFLOE, and many others.

Jutta and her team have pioneered network-supported personalization as an approach to accessibility in the digital domain. She has played a leading role in developing accessibility legislation, standards and specifications internationally (including W3C WAI ATAG, IMS AccessForAll, ISO 24751, and AODA Information and Communication).

Topic: Inclusive Design as a Platform for Economic Inclusion