[University Park] LA WordPress Meetup: Web Accessibility & ADA Compliance

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The Von KleinSmid Center of International and Public Affairs

3518 Trousdale Pkwy · Los Angeles, CA

How to find us

This meetup is located on the USC Campus, in the Von KleinSmid Center (VKC), Room 154. For additional support view the interactive campus map: https://web-app.usc.edu/maps/

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Details

The University Park WordPress Meetup meets on the 4th Wednesday evening of every month at the University of Southern California.

This meetup will be about Web Accessibility & ADA compliance, with special guest speaker Glen Ingram, Owner at Web Search Pros ADA Compliant Website Design & Search Engine Marketing Company

This is a good meetup group for small business owners looking to optimize and build their online presence, freelancers designers & developers, students just starting out in web development, USC faculty & staff who work with the popular CMS, or community members thinking about building a website.

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT RSVPs
Since we are meeting in a classroom on campus, we are limited on space. So please be sure to RSVP and update your RSVP if you cannot attend.

AGENDA
6:30-7:00 – Networking
7:00-7:30 – Introductions and News
7:30-8:30 – Special Presentation on Web Accessibility & ADA compliance
8:30-9:00 – Q&A with Glen Ingram and open discussion. (Please bring a laptop with any cables or adapters you might need)

LOCATION
University of Southern California
Von KleinSmid Center (VKC), Room 154
Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/Jan9ZwhntajWjGV9A

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT LOCATION
Because we are scheduling the meetup in a classroom at USC, the location may change at anytime. Please return to this event page regularly for updates on location.

DIRECTIONS
Located next to one of the city’s major cultural centers, Exposition Park, USC’s 226-acre University Park campus (UPC) is just minutes from downtown Los Angeles and is easily accessible by major freeways, and by the new Metro Expo line (with stops at Expo/Vermont station, Expo Park/USC station, and Jefferson/USC station.)

The Metro Expo Line connects the Westside by rail to Downtown LA, Hollywood, the South Bay, Long Beach, Pasadena and dozens of points in between. It runs until 2AM on Fridays and Saturdays. For your best route or more info, check the Metro Trip Planner or call (323) Go Metro [masked]).

View the University Park Campus Interactive Map:
https://web-app.usc.edu/maps/

PARKING
On-campus
Parking in a structure on campus is $12. Locate an on-campus structure: https://visit.usc.edu/maps-directions/university-park-campus/public-parking/

Grand Avenue Structure
Located 3401 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007. Enter on 35th St., East of Grand Ave. Metered parking is available for $2.00 per hour.
https://goo.gl/maps/c1T4msWD3vtdEfjTA

Off-campus
For free parking, circle the surrounding neighborhoods.

FAQ
Who should attend?
Anyone who is interested in WordPress, just starting out with their WordPress site or experienced WordPress users and developers. This meetup is open to everyone and anyone who is interested in working with WordPress the Content Management System for building and maintaining websites. No experience is required. Topics vary every month.

Is this a place to promote my services and products I sell?
NO. There are networking groups specifically for that. We're not one of them.

Is there a cover charge?
Absolutely Not! Our sponsor, WP-Engine, has put up the funds so you don't have to. The only thing we ask is that you participate and be welcoming toward one another. This is a safe meetup to learn from one another.

The only cost to you is if you decide to pay for parking.

Will there be food and/or drink?
Yes! We will have snacks.

Thank you to our sponsor WP-Engine.

JOIN US ON FACEBOOK
Los Angeles WordPress Meetup (our parent umbrella)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/747169868780222/