Telecommunications and Electronic and Information Technology Advisory Committee (TEITAC)
The Board has organized the Telecommunications and Electronic and Information Technology Advisory Committee, TEITAC to review its standards and guidelines and to recommend changes. The committee’s membership includes representatives from industry, disability groups, standard-setting bodies in the U.S. and abroad, and government agencies, among others. Members were selected from applications received in response to a Board notice published in April. The committee’s first meeting was held on September 27 – 29 at the National Science Foundation in Arlington, Virginia. The committee’s second meeting was held on November 8th and 9th at the U.S. Department of Education, Potomac Center Plaza South in Washington, DC. The committee’s third meeting was held February 6-8, 2007 at the Transportation Security Administration in Arlington, Virginia.
The Telecommunications and Electronic and Information Technology Advisory Committee:
- Adobe Systems, Inc.
- American Association of People with Disabilities
- American Council of the Blind
- American Foundation for the Blind
- AOL, LLC
- Apple, Inc.
- Association of Technology Act Programs
- Assistive Technology Industry Association
- Avaya, Inc.
- Canon USA, Inc.
- Communication Service for the Deaf
- CTIA — The Wireless Association
- Dell, Inc.
- Easter Seals
- European Commission
- Hearing Loss Association of America
- Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission (Australia)
- Inclusive Technologies
- Industry Canada
- Information Technology Association of America
- Information Technology Industry Council
- Japanese Standards Association
- Microsoft Corporation
- National Association of State Chief Information Officers
- National Center on Disability and Access to Education
- National Federation of the Blind
- National Network of Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers
- Panasonic Corporation of North America
- Paralyzed Veterans of America
- SRA International, Inc.
- Sun Microsystems, Inc.
- Telecommunications Industry Association
- The Paciello Group, LLP
- Trace Research and Development Center
- Usability Professionals’ Association
- U.S. Department of Homeland Security
- U.S. Social Security Administration
- WGBH National Center for Accessible Media
- World Wide Web Consortium — Web Accessibility Initiative