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Public Electronic Services On-the-Internet (PESO) Working Group 

PESO Meeting

When: January 14, 2015 
10:00-11:30 AM

Where: This meeting will be Webinar only. Please use the instructions below to join the conference.


Welcome and Announcements


Topic: Open Q and A on the newly revised 1TAC 213

Guest Speakers: Jeff Kline, Statewide EIR Accessibility Coordinator, Texas DIR
Josh Ditthardt, Manager – Government, SiteImprove 

Description: DIR is launching a new free web accessibility scanning program which will be using the WCAG 2.0 technical standards which will be adopted as the new technical standard in the US Section 508 refresh expected this year. In addition to scanning for accessibility issues, the new service by SiteImprove also scans for broken links, misspellings, and other quality issues.

Jeff Kline will go through the details of the program, followed by a demo of the service by Josh.

Note: This Meeting is webinar only:

Join the Meeting https:

On a computer, use any browser with Flash. Nothing to download. On a phone or tablet, launch the app and enter meeting code: 854-795-483

Join the audio conference
Dial a phone number and enter access code, or connect via internet.

By Phone:
United States - Camden, DE +1.302.202.5900
United States - Detroit, MI +1.734.746.0035
United States - Hartford, CT +1.860.970.0010
United States - Los Angeles, CA +
United States - New York, NY +1.646.307.1990
United States - San Francisco, CA +1.415.655.0381
United States - Saugus, MA +1.781.666.2350
Access Code 854-795-483#

Presentation materials for January PESO call.

Parking: N/A  

Past Presentations

Download past presentations made to the PESO Working Group.

Future Meeting Dates

December 10, 2014 

Membership Registration and Discussion List

The PESO Working Group provides a forum for addressing policy and technology issues related to improving access to government information and services via the Internet. PESO meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month. Membership is open to all government entities and the public.

Subscribe to PESO discussion list to register for membership.

If you have accessibility problems subscribing to the PESO discussion list, please contact DIR via email and someone will assist you with an alternative process.

Address questions about the PESO Working Group to Jeff Kline or call him at (512) 463-3248.