Automated accessibility audits
2023-07-30, 11:05–11:30 (US/Pacific), The Barn

It's 2023, so we all know the importance of website accessibility. Thanks to open source tools, we can now automatically check our Python Web Apps for accessibility issues. In this talk, I'll show how to use the open-source Axe-core accessibility checking engine with Python tools like Pytest and Playwright, plus tips for setting up CI/CD workflows to ensure that accessibility issues don't get introduced.

Pamela is currently a Principal Cloud Advocate in Python at Microsoft. Previously, she was a lecturer for UC Berkeley, the creator of the computer programming curriculum for Khan Academy, an early engineer at Coursera, and a developer advocate at Google.