Director of Technology Projects and Web Media Standards
Geoff has been involved in broadcast-, web- and multimedia-accessibility initiatives for more than 30 years at WGBH. He is the author of extensive training materials and guidelines related to web- and multimedia-accessibility. Geoff has represented NCAM within many industry working groups, including those hosted by the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) and the federal government. He is an authority on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and Section 508 regulations, and frequently consults on accessibility issues with a wide range of clients, from software and hardware manufacturers to museums, major publishers and universities. Geoff is also a co-author of the W3C’s Timed Text Markup Language (TTML), and is a specialist in captioning technologies in all formats, from broadcast to web.