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Computers Helping People with Special Needs

16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part I

  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
Conference proceedings ICCHP 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10896)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10896)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXX
  2. Web Accessibility in the Connected World

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Yehya Mohamad, Carlos A. Velasco, Nikolaos Kaklanis, Dimitrios Tzovaras, Fabio Paternò
      Pages 3-7 Open Access
    3. Christian Galinski, Klaus Höckner, Reinhard Koutny
      Pages 8-12
    4. Letícia Seixas Pereira, Dominique Archambault
      Pages 13-21 Open Access
    5. Diane Alarcon, Kim Andreasson, Justyna Mucha, Annika Nietzio, Agata Sawicka, Mikael Snaprud
      Pages 22-26 Open Access
    6. Liangcheng Li, Jiajun Bu, Can Wang, Zhi Yu, Wei Wang, Yue Wu et al.
      Pages 27-30
    7. Silvia Rodríguez Vázquez, Dónal Fitzpatrick, Sharon O’Brien
      Pages 31-34
    8. Imen Gharbi, Amina Bouraoui, Narjess Bellamine Ben Saoud
      Pages 43-46
    9. Gian Wild
      Pages 47-51 Open Access
    10. Yue Wu, Zhi Yu, Liangcheng Li, Wei Wang, Jiajun Bu, Yueqing Zhang et al.
      Pages 52-56
  3. Accessibility and Usability of Mobile Platforms for People with Disabilities and Elderly Persons: Design, Development and Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Elmar Krainz, Klaus Miesenberger, Johannes Feiner
      Pages 64-70
    3. Henrike Gappa, Gaby Nordbrock, Yehya Mohamad, Carlos A. Velasco
      Pages 71-74 Open Access
    4. Sebastian Ritterbusch, Patrick Frank, Vanessa Petrausch
      Pages 75-78
  4. Accessible System/Information/Document Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. Mostafa Elgendy, Cecilia Sik Lanyi
      Pages 81-84
    3. Thorsten Schwarz, Sachin Rajgopal, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 85-92

Other volumes

  1. Computers Helping People with Special Needs
    16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part I
  2. 16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two-volume set LNCS 10896 and 10897 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2018, held in Linz, Austria, in July

The 101 revised full papers and 78 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 356 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: Web accessibility in the connected world; accessibility and usability of mobile platforms for people with disabilities and elderly persons: design, development and engineering; accessible system/information/document design; accessible e-learning - e-learning for accessibility/AT; personalized access to TV, film, theatre, and music; digital games accessibility; accessibility and usability of self-service terminals, technologies and systems; universal learning design; motor and mobility disabilities: AT, HCI, care; empowerment of people with cognitive disabilities using digital technologies; augmented and alternative communication (AAC), supported speech; Art Karshmer lectures in access to mathematics, science and engineering; environmental sensing technologies for visual impairment; 3D printing in the domain of assistive technologies (AT) and do it yourselves (DIY) AT; tactile graphics and models for blind people and recognition of shapes by touch; access to artworks and its mediation by and for visually impaired people; digital navigation for people with visual impairments; low vision and blindness: human computer interaction; future perspectives for aging well: AAL tools, products, devices; mobile healthcare and m-health apps for people with disabilities; and service and information provision. 


accessibility artificial intelligence assistive technology computer networks data communication systems education handicapped persons Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) mobile computing mobile devices navigation robots signal processing telecommunication networks user interfaces user centered design visually impaired web accessibility websites world wide web

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 1
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
    • 2
  1. 1.Johannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.National and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Computers Helping People with Special Needs
  • Book Subtitle 16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part I
  • Editors Klaus Miesenberger
    Georgios Kouroupetroglou
  • Series Title Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • Series Abbreviated Title Lect.Notes Computer
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-94276-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-94277-3
  • Series ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series E-ISSN 1611-3349
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXX, 654
  • Number of Illustrations 69 b/w illustrations, 120 illustrations in colour
  • Topics User Interfaces and Human Computer Interaction
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