Jon Gibbins

Technical Director

Jon is widely recognised as a leading expert in web and mobile accessibility, interface development and testing. He regularly delivers training to teams on mobile accessibility, testing, and using HTML, CSS and JavaScript to build accessible websites.

Key areas of interest

  • Accessible web development, including JavaScript and WAI-ARIA
  • Mobile accessibility: iOS and Android apps, responsive design
  • Accessibility training: web, mobile, advanced testing, development techniques

A passionate advocate for accessible design since 2003, Jon helps organisations to understand accessibility and deliver accessible products and services through training, accessibility testing and technical solution finding. He is part of an active accessibility community discussing the latest issues, researching solutions and helping practitioners better their skills.

Jon regularly trains development and testing teams, and has provided training for large brands and government agencies in the UK and the USA. His courses cover a variety of topics that include web accessibility, mobile accessibility, iOS and Android accessibility, advanced testing techniques, JavaScript and WAI-ARIA.

Speaking engagements

Jon is often invited to speak at grassroots meetups and industry conferences, and most recently spoke at AccessU 2017 in Austin, Texas.

Take a look at Jon's speaker biography and get in touch if you'd like him to speak at your event.

Dan Jellinek in our thoughts

It is with great sadness that we recently heard the news of the untimely death of Dan Jellinek. Dan was the founder and editor of the E-Access Bulletin, and the Chair for many years of the annual E-Access conferences in Lon…

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Posts by Jon

New year, new website!

We excitedly watched our new brand and website come together in 2014, designed and built by the very nice folks over at fffu…

Apple continues to innovate with iOS 7

What excites me about the world of assistive technology is the innovative use of technology to help people access all sor…

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