Advisory Committee of Scheme 2016

Terms of Reference

Objective
To steer the implementation of the Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme, with an aim to promoting and encouraging wider adoption of web accessibility design in both public and private sectors in Hong Kong to facilitate persons with disabilities to access online information and services.

Responsibilities

  1. To establish the Scheme as an effective platform for the recognition and promotion of web accessibility;
  2. To advise on the implementation of the Scheme;
  3. To oversee the promotion of the Scheme;
  4. To advise on the invitation and assessment mechanism, judging criteria, accreditations, rules and regulations of the Scheme;
  5. To endorse recommendations on the final assessment results and accreditations.

 

 Membership List(from 10 August 2015 to 30 June 2017)
Co-Chairs
  • Mr Davey Chung Pui-Hong, Deputy Government Chief Information Officer (Policy and Industry Development) , Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
  • Mr Nelson Yip Siu-hong, MH, Member of the Equal Opportunities Commission
Non-Official Members
  • Mr Chong Chan-yau
  • Mr Sam Lee, MH
  • Dr Edith Mok, MH
  • Mr Jonathan Shea
  • Mrs Winnie Wong Kit-yuk
Official Members
  • Mr David Leung, JP, Commissioner for Rehabilitation, Labour and Welfare Bureau
  • Ms Eva Yam, Assistant Government Chief Information Officer (Policy and Support), Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
  • Mr Barry Ng, Chief Systems Manager (Digital Inclusion), Office of the Government Chief Information Officer