EDF and Siteimprove signs corporate sponsorhsip agreement

EDF and Siteimprove signs corporate sponsorhsip agreement

Siteimprove, a global software company empowering teams to optimize their digital performance, and EDF have signed a corporate sponsorship agreement for 2018.

This agreement formalised years of cooperation on web accessibility initiatives.

As part of the agreement,

  • We and Siteimprove will jointly organize at least one event per year based on themes of web accessibility and standardization.
  • We will provide technical input to Siteimprove on work perspectives of persons with disabilities.

As part of the partnership, Siteimprove co-organised a roundtable at the United Nations’ 11th session of the Conference of States Parties Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Stein-Erik Skotkjerra, Global Head of Accessibility Relations for Siteimprove, stated

“EDF is such an important organization in the accessibility field. They’re real go-getters that actually get things done which is a value we share at Siteimprove. I’m confident that together we can make positive advances.”

Catherine Naughton, director of the European Disability Forum said

“We’re proud of this announcement as Siteimprove is a leading provider of tools and expertise for web accessibility around the world.”