Care and Assistive Robots Sessions

August 1, 2017

Care and Assistive Robots: What is already there, what is coming and what is needed for successful use in practice Much effort is spent on the development of robots for healthcare applications, and the first products are being used in practice. Much more is expected in the next few years. In this background, the three […]

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Purchase the AAATE2017 iOS Press Congress Proceedings

July 17, 2017

This year, iOS Press will publish the AAATE2017 Congress Proceedings and you can order yours for just £82.00. This hard copy version of the AAATE2017 Congress Proceedings is a 1,250 page (approx) book of all short and full papers presented at this year’s Conference. If you would like to place an order for a copy of the […]

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We’re delighted to announce two AAATE2017 Plenary Speakers

July 13, 2017

Today we’re delighted to announce not one, but two Plenary Speakers for this year’s AAATE2017 Congress. Wednesday 13th September – 9.00 – 10.00 Paul Timmers We’re excited to welcome Paul Timmers on the first day of this year’s Conference. Paul is an Advisor on Technology, Policy, Environment and Society and is a Former Director at […]

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Raising the Floor International Exclusively Launch Two Products at AAATE2017

July 12, 2017

We are delighted to announce that Raising the Floor International will release two products at the AAATE2017 Congress that will help to make assistive, digital technologies more accessible. The Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure (GPII) is being created to address the problem of access to technologies. Digital technologies now pervade all aspects of life from education, […]

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Publication Opportunity following AAATE2017 Conference

Authors are encouraged to extend their AAATE Congress papers after the Conference and submit them as journal papers at the Technologies. All papers will be published with fees waived after peer-review, in Open Access form. The submission deadline is 15 December 2017. The Special Issue will mainly consist of selected papers presented at the 14th Congress of […]

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Satellite Events 15/09/17

July 5, 2017

Satellite Events – Friday 15th September 2017 @St Mary’s Evaluating Technology – Supported Complex Health and Social Interventions Full programme (Garden Room) – from 11.30 11.30 – 11.50 – Katherine Broomfield, Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust Exploring the Perspectives of People who use Aids to Enhance their Communication: This poster/presentation outlines the clinical doctoral research plan to engage the […]

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Use of Eye Gaze

July 4, 2017

I – Innovation Use of Eye Gaze Conference Day 2: Thursday 14th September 2017 from 14.00 Session Chair: Helena Hemmingsson, Professor in Occupational Therapy, Linköping University Programme 14.00 – 14.09 – Rob Gregory Gaze-based Assistive Technology- Use in Everyday Life for Individuals with Impairments 14.09 – 14.18 – Maria Borgestig, Linköping University The Benefits of Gaze-Based Assistive Technology in […]

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Open Developer Space

I – Innovation Open Developer Space Conference Day 2: Thursday 14th September 2017 from 11.00 Session Chair: Dr. Gregg Vanderheiden, President, Raising the Floor-International Twitter: @p4allnews Chair’s comment: When considering the venue for announcing the release of the DeveloperSpace and Unified Listing, the AAATE immediately came to mind due to its central role in the life of Assistive […]

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Education in Care

I – Innovation Education in Care Conference Day 2: Thursday 14th September 2017 from 09.00 Session Chair: Charles Willems, Senior Teacher, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences Twitter: @zuyd Programme 9.00 – 9.18 – Charles Willems, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences Education in Care and Technology: Development and Evaluation of a First Cohort of an International Master Course: The aim of […]

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ICT Learning & Digital Inclusion 2

A11Y – Accessibility ICT Learning & Digital Inclusion 2 Conference Day 2: Thursday 14th September 2017 from 14.00 Session Chairs: Emily Redmond,  Service Designer, Good Things Foundation Twitter: @RedmondEm James Richardson, Research Manager, Good Things Foundation Twitter: @goodthingsfdn Programme 14.00 – 14.09 – James Richardson, Good Things Foundation A Community-Level Perspective on Digitally and Socially Including Disabled People 14.09 – 14.18 – Emily Redmond, Good […]

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To facilitate the uptake of #accessibility and #einclusion we need them anchored in #standards: Recommendation2016… https://t.co/JKy3QFbERw