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Richard Ferrie D.

Director of Global Policy

Pearson plc

Direct Phone: (847) ***-**** ext. *       

Email: r***@***.com

Pearson plc

5601 Green Valley Drive

Bloomington, Minnesota 55437

United States

Company Description

Pearson plc (Pearson) is an international media business covering education, business information and consumer publishing. The Company provides test development, processing and scoring services to educational institutions, corporations and professional bo ... more

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Employment History

Vice President and General Manager
The Mazer Corporation

Affiliations

Members
The Technical Panel

Member of the Committee
National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard

Committee Member
Center for Applied Special Technology

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design at Structural Patterns

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Following lunch, Rick Ferrie of Pearson discussed "Accessibility and Digital Publishing" and clearly pointed out that accessibility provides a competitive advantage due to an underserved global market, as illustrated in the numbers below.

Need for digital accessibility
Data reflecting the need for accessibility in applications and the web.
Ferrie explained that as books moved from print to digital, accessibility advocates expected things to get better. However, they did not (Flash has played a large role in lack of accessibility). Over the last three years aggressive advocacy has ramped up. As a response, content repositories such as NIMAC have grown and efforts such as Marrakesh Treaty have helped. However, Ferrie does not want to see repositories become permanent middlemen for the access of content.
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Tagged with Digital Publishing Innovation Summit, Kenton Jacobson, marrakesh treaty, Marty Schecter, nimac, Pearson, Rick Ferrie, the blaze, Wiley


digital publishing at Structural Patterns

www.ambriente.com [cached]

Following lunch, Rick Ferrie of Pearson discussed "Accessibility and Digital Publishing" and clearly pointed out that accessibility provides a competitive advantage due to an underserved global market, as illustrated in the numbers below.

Need for digital accessibility
Data reflecting the need for accessibility in applications and the web.
Ferrie explained that as books moved from print to digital, accessibility advocates expected things to get better. However, they did not (Flash has played a large role in lack of accessibility). Over the last three years aggressive advocacy has ramped up. As a response, content repositories such as NIMAC have grown and efforts such as Marrakesh Treaty have helped. However, Ferrie does not want to see repositories become permanent middlemen for the access of content.
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Tagged with Digital Publishing Innovation Summit, Kenton Jacobson, marrakesh treaty, Marty Schecter, nimac, Pearson, Rick Ferrie, the blaze, Wiley


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Rick Ferrie

VP, IP Pearson
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Rick Ferrie
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2014 July at Structural Patterns

www.ambriente.com [cached]

Following lunch, Rick Ferrie of Pearson discussed "Accessibility and Digital Publishing" and clearly pointed out that accessibility provides a competitive advantage due to an underserved global market, as illustrated in the numbers below.

Need for digital accessibility
Data reflecting the need for accessibility in applications and the web.
Ferrie explained that as books moved from print to digital, accessibility advocates expected things to get better. However, they did not (Flash has played a large role in lack of accessibility). Over the last three years aggressive advocacy has ramped up. As a response, content repositories such as NIMAC have grown and efforts such as Marrakesh Treaty have helped. However, Ferrie does not want to see repositories become permanent middlemen for the access of content.
...
Tagged with Digital Publishing Innovation Summit, Kenton Jacobson, marrakesh treaty, Marty Schecter, nimac, Pearson, Rick Ferrie, the blaze, Wiley

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