Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)

May 20, 2021

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Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Thursday, May 20, 2021, help us celebrate the tenth Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)! The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access and inclusion, and the more than one billion people with disabilities/impairments.

Learn more about the initiative at https://globalaccessibilityawarenessday.org/

Save the date, and stay tuned for specific events to be led by University of Iowa Information Technology Services and their Accessibility team.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact in advance at