Through his 15 year career in disability technology, Walei has worked on many high profile projects for government , educational initiations and fortune 500 companies. Currently working for the New York City Mayor’s Office, as the Digital Accessibility Coordinator, Walei makes sure that the City of New York's digital products can be accessed by all. Walei is NYC’s First Digital Accessibility Coordinator. In the time he has held that role he has become an expert at making all types of digital content and public technologies accessible to a wide array of users. He regularly assists designers, developers and content creators in making digital products such as maps, data visualizations, kiosks, videos, interactive infographics and social media posts accessible. Whether by conducting website audits, providing staff awareness trainings or representing the disability community, Walei is constantly changing perceptions one situation at a time.
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