The European Context for Assistive Technology

The European Context for Assistive Technology

Author: I. Placencia-Porrero

Publisher: IOS Press

ISBN: 9051992203

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 446

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This book reports on the second congress organised by TIDE (Technology Initiative for Disabled and Elderly People), a Community Programme dealing with subjects that are nowadays fully part of the European Union's Fourth Framework Programme of research technological development and demonstrations. The books covers three major areas: the R&D activities and the effectiveness of Assistive Technology products and services; dealing with selected factors of paramount importance for the harmonious progress of the AT market and related services in Europe, social, legal and economic factors, information and service delivery, industrial interaction, co-operation and transfer, market issues and technology trends; advanced research and development projects and methodological innovations. Other areas are: multimedia, virtual reality, sensors, alternative displays, augmentative and alternative communication, hearing and speech, orientation and navigation, robotics, electronic documents, intelligent environments, telecommunications and broadcasting and gesture analysis.
The European Context for Assistive Technology
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: I. Placencia-Porrero, R. Puig de la Bellacasa
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: IOS Press

This book reports on the second congress organised by TIDE (Technology Initiative for Disabled and Elderly People), a Community Programme dealing with subjects that are nowadays fully part of the European Union's Fourth Framework Programme of research technological development and demonstrations. The books covers three major areas: the R&D activities
European Context for Assistive Technology
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Pages: 446
Authors: Technology Initiative for Disabled and Elderly People
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher:

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