José María Fernández

Position: Alicante University

Bio: José María Fernández is specialize in accessible technologies and he has developed several applications at the University of Alicante. He is the inventor of the Ability Connect app as well as other applications and he has taught at different universities in Europe, Africa and Latin America.

Since 2009 he works as an Accessibility Technician at the University of Alicante where he teaches about creation accessible digital documents and web accessibility to the university community.

In addition, he participates in international projects of the university related to accessibility such as SWING, MUSE or ALDÍA, so he has stayed in several countries such as Morocco, Egypt, Argentina or Chile.

He is the creator of Student Support application for UACloud Virtual Campus and the Ability Connect alternative communication app for mobile devices.