Dr Scott Hollier specialises in the field of digital accessibility and is the author of the book ‘Outrunning the Night: A Life Journey of Disability, Determination and Joy’.
With a Ph.D. in Internet Studies and project management experience across the not-for-profit, corporate and government sectors, Scott is an internationally-recognised researcher and speaker. Furthermore, Scott is legally blind and so has both a professional and personal understanding of the importance of accessibility.
Consultancy areas include consumer-based support for service organisations, developer-based support for ICT professionals for web and app-related work and support across different organisational roles to achieve compliance with digital accessibility standards such as WCAG 2.1.
Scott currently holds an Adjunct Senior Lecturer position at Edith Cowan University and has also been teaching the Professional Certificate in Web Accessibility course through the University of South Australia since its inception in 2011.
In addition, Scott is an active participant in the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Research Questions Task Force (RQTF).