Building accessible Android apps using Jetpack Compose

Presented by: Devanshu Chandra
Time: Thursday, Jan. 11, 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM

Recently Android introduced a new technique of developing Android user interface called Jetpack Compose. Using Kotlin APIs Jetpack Compose provides a faster and easier way to develop Android UI and has inbuilt support for Material Design, Dark Theme, Animation and much more. In this session we will be talking about
How Android’s Accessibility Service handles composables.
How to make Android Applications written in Jetpack Compose accessible using simple techniques and APIs.
How to create Custom Accessibility Actions for complex user interfaces.
When and when not to use Custom Accessibility actions.
We will be looking at certain examples of composables like Switch, Button, Text Input, Checkbox, etc. and try to understand what makes them accessible and what can make them inaccessible.

Room: Salon BTags: MobileLevel: Advanced