Adaptation of User-Centered Design Approaches to Abilities of People with Disabilities

  • Marine GuffroyEmail author
  • Yohan GuerrierEmail author
  • Christophe KolskiEmail author
  • Nadine VigourouxEmail author
  • Frédéric VellaEmail author
  • Philippe TeutschEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10896)


The goal of this paper is to report how the adaptation of user centered (UCD) design approaches meet the specificities of impaired persons and their ecosystem for the design of interactive systems. Adapted UCD methods are illustrated through three case studies involving different impairments. The discussion reports the success of the different design processes.


User-centered design Disabled person Assistive system 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Le Mans Université, CREN, EA 2661Le MansFrance
  2. 2.Univ. Valenciennes, LAMIH, CNRS UMR 8201ValenciennesFrance
  3. 3.IRIT, UMR CNRS 5505, Univ. Paul SabatierToulouseFrance

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