Maayan Ziv

Founder/CEO

Maayan Ziv is an activist, a photographer and an entrepreneur. Living with Muscular Dystrophy, Maayan is a passionate and relentless advocate for creating a more accessible and inclusive world. She is the founder and CEO of AccessNow, a digital platform that is mobilizing communities by mapping the accessibility of places and experiences worldwide. A regular in the media on topics such as accessibility, diversity and inclusion, Maayan was named one 2018’s Top 100 Most Power Women in Canada and most recently recognized as Toronto’s Communicator of the Year. Maayan is a trailblazer for change in her commitment to improving the lives of people of all abilities.

Schedule

Mon, Sept 23

11:05am

11:05am - 11:25am

Wellness

What it means to be truly Accessible for All

Maayan has been a trailblazer in the world of accessibility, from tech, to media and art, to public policy. Join her for a candid discussion on how we can transform our workplaces, our communities, and our culture, to be truly accessible for all. None of that inclusive-ish jargon, Maayan is direct and irreverent when it comes to sharing personal experiences from her journey as CEO of AccessNow in establishing a new tone for accessibility.

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Tues, Sept 24

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Wed, Sept 25

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Thurs, Sept 26

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