ACTF Team Members

Project Leads

Simon Harper University of Manchester
Kentarou Fukuda IBM

Committers

Chieko Asakawa IBM
Hironobu Takagi IBM
Daisuke Sato IBM
Hisashi Miyashita IBM
Takashi Itoh IBM
Kentarou Fukuda IBM
Michael Paciello The Paciello Group
Steve Faulkner The Paciello Group
Will Pearson The Paciello Group
Roberto Scano IWA/HWG
I.V. Ramakrishnan State University of New York at Stony Brook
Simon Harper University of Manchester
Elgin Akpinar Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus
Yeliz Yesilada Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus
David Bolter University of Toronto
Simon Bates University of Toronto
Jeffrey Bigham University of Washington
Makoto Ueki WAT-C

Mentors

Ed Merks IBM
Naci Dai Eteration

Comitter Alumni

Mike Squillace IBM
Bill Carter IBM
Ann Ford IBM
Phani Kommareddy IBM
Kavitha Teegala IBM
Shunguo Yan IBM
Zeljko Obrenovic Center for Mathematics and Computer Science

Interested parties

The following parties have expressed interest in extending the platform and contributing ideas, guidance, and discussion. Key contacts listed.

  • Actuate Corporation, US (Dan Melcher)
  • Adobe Systems Incorporated, US (Andrew Kirkpatrick)
  • BIRT Project, Eclipse Foundation (Paul Clenahan)
  • BrailleNet, France (Dominique Burger)
  • Center for Mathematics and Computer Science, Netherlands (Zeljko Obrenovic)
  • IBM Corporation, US (Chieko Asakawa)
  • International Webmasters Association/HTML Writers Guild (IWA/HWG), US (Roberto Scano)
  • Japan Braille Library, Japan (Tetsuji Tanaka)
  • Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus, Turkey (Yeliz Yesilada)
  • Mozilla foundation, US (Frank Hecker)
  • National Center for Accessible Media (NCAM), Media Access Group at WGBH, US (Larry Goldberg)
  • Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), UK (Henny Swan)
  • SAP AG, Germany (Michael Bernhardt)
  • SAS Institute Inc., US (Lisa Pappas)
  • SIG-Universal Access to the Internet (UAI), Internet Technology Research Committee (ITRC), Japan (Takayuki Watanabe)
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook, US (I.V. Ramakrishnan)
  • The Carroll Center for the Blind, US (Brian Charlson)
  • The Paciello Group, US (Mike Paciello)
  • Technosite (ONCE Foundation), Spain (Alan Chuter)
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan (Ken Wakita)
  • University of Manchester, UK (Simon Harper)
  • University of Toronto, Canada (Jutta Treviranus)
  • University of Washington, US (Jeffrey Bigham)
  • Vision Australia, Australia (Andrew Arch)
  • Web Accessibility Tools Consortium (WAT-C), (Makoto Ueki)