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Computers Helping People with Special Needs

18th International Conference, ICCHP-AAATE 2022, Lecco, Italy, July 11–15, 2022, Proceedings, Part II

Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS, volume 13342)

Conference series link(s): ICCHP: International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs

Conference proceedings info: ICCHP-AAATE 2022.

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Table of contents (63 papers)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Digital Accessibility: Readability and Understandability

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Digital Accessibility: Readability and Understandability

      • Helen Petrie, Klaus Höckner, Werner Rosenberger
      Pages 3-5
    3. Overlay Tools as a Support for Accessible Websites – Possibilities and Limitations

      • Niklas Egger, Gottfried Zimmermann, Christophe Strobbe
      Pages 6-17
    4. Rethinking Alt Text to Improve Its Effectiveness

      • Karen McCall, Beverly Chagnon
      Pages 26-33
    5. Password Challenges for Older People in China and the United Kingdom

      • Helen Petrie, Burak Merdenyan, Chen Xie
      Pages 34-40
    6. Layered Audio Descriptions for Videos

      • Remo Schneider, Tobias Ableitner, Gottfried Zimmermann
      Pages 51-63
  3. Serious and Fun Games

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65
    2. Serious and Fun Games

      • Cecilia Sik-Lanyi, Jinat Ara
      Pages 67-72
    3. GoalBaural-II: An Acoustic Virtual Reality Training Application for Goalball Players to Recognize Various Game Conditions

      • Michiharu Watanabe, Takahiro Miura, Masaki Matsuo, Masatsugu Sakajiri, Junji Onishi
      Pages 79-88
    4. Comparison of Guidelines for the Accessible Design of Augmented Reality Applications

      • Sebastian Koch, Tobias Ableitner, Gottfried Zimmermann
      Pages 89-98
  4. Internet of Things: Services and Applications for People with Disabilities and Elderly Persons

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 99-99
    2. Home Automation System Controlled Through Brain Activity

      • Francisco Velasco-Álvarez, Álvaro Fernández-Rodríguez, Ricardo Ron-Angevin
      Pages 105-112
    3. BUZZBAND: A Vibrating Wristband for Hearing-Impaired Elderly People

      • Elisabetta Romoli, Jacopo Pollastri, Andrea Masciadri, Sara Comai, Fabio Salice
      Pages 113-120
    4. Hands-Free Interaction Methods for Smart Home Control with Google Glass

      • Tobias Ableitner, Fiona Heilemann, Andreas Schilling, Surjo Soekadar, Gottfried Zimmermann
      Pages 121-129

Other Volumes

  1. Computers Helping People with Special Needs

    18th International Conference, ICCHP-AAATE 2022, Lecco, Italy, July 11–15, 2022, Proceedings, Part I
  2. Computers Helping People with Special Needs

    18th International Conference, ICCHP-AAATE 2022, Lecco, Italy, July 11–15, 2022, Proceedings, Part II

About this book

The two-volume set LNCS 13341 and 13342 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Joint International Conference on Digital Inclusion, Assistive Technology, and Accessibility, ICCHP-AAATE 2022. The conference was held in Lecco, Italy, in July 2022.

The 112 papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 285 submissions. Included also are 18 introductions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections:

Part I: Art Karshmer Lectures in Access to Mathematics, Science and Engineering; Digital Solutions for Inclusive Mobility: solutions and accessible maps for indoor and outdoor mobility; implementation and innovation in the area of independent mobility through digital technologies; haptic and digital access to art and artefacts; accessibility of co-located meetings; interactions for text input and alternative pointing; cognitive disabilities and accessibility; augmentative and alternative communication (AAC): emerging trends, opportunities and innovations; language accessibility for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.

Part II: Digital accessibility: readability and understandability; serious and fun games; internet of things: services and applications for people with disabilities and elderly persons; technologies for inclusion and participation at work and everyday activities; robotic and virtual reality technologies for children with disabilities and older adults; development, evaluation and assessment of assistive technologies; ICT to support inclusive education – universal learning design (ULD); design for assistive technologies and rehabilitation; assistive technologies and inclusion for older people.

Keywords

  • assistive technology
  • computer networks
  • computer vision
  • data communication systems
  • disabilities
  • Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)
  • mobile computing
  • mobile devices
  • network protocols
  • robotics
  • sensors
  • signal processing
  • software design
  • software engineering
  • telecommunication networks
  • telecommunication systems
  • user interfaces
  • user with disabilities
  • visually impaired
  • web accessibility

Editors and Affiliations

  • Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria

    Klaus Miesenberger

  • National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

    Georgios Kouroupetroglou

  • European University Cyprus, Engomi, Cyprus

    Katerina Mavrou

  • University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, USA

    Roberto Manduchi

  • Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

    Mario Covarrubias Rodriguez

  • Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

    Petr Penáz

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 64.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-031-08645-8
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  • Readable on all devices
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Softcover Book USD 84.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)