Conferences

2016

2015

2014

  • 5th National CENTAC Congress. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Malaga, Spain.
  • 6 special sessions were organised in the scope of the HCII 2014 conferences. (Partner: ILUNION). Location: Crete (Greece).
  • Accessibility Day, held at the Stuttgart Media University, focusing on the topic “Innovation through Accessibility“. (Partner: HdM). Location: Stuttgart (Germany). Find out more at this link.
  • Active Learning, Universal Design for Learning in Collaboration with Technology. (Partner: IDRC). Location: Toronto, Canada.
  • ATs To Support Work Integration Of People With Sensorial Impairments conference: Manuel Ortega, Project Coordinator, participated in the round table “Best practices in Europe”. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Milan (Italy). Find out more at this link.
  • CSUN 2014. San Diego, CA, USA. March 17-22, 2014.
    • Session: Progress Report on the Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure (GPII). Presenters: Denis Anson (Misericordia University), Richard Schwerdtfeger (IBM), Jim Tobias (Inclusive Technologies), Gregg C. Vanderheiden (Raising the Floor International) [GPII session at CSUN 2014 website]
    • Session: Accessibility on Mobile App Development. Presenters: Ferrán Gallego (CodeFactory) [Mobile Accessibility session at CSUN 2014 website]
  • DEEP 2014. (Partner: IDRC, RtF). Location: Toronto, Canada.
  • DML 2014. (Partner: IDRC). Location: Boston, MA, USA.
  • DREAM network Event. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Nottwill ( Switzerland).
  • DREAM network Final Event. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Galway (Ireland).
  • FVE kick-off meeting  presenting the innovation projects of the foundation. (Partner: FVE). Location: Madrid (Spain).
  • GeNeMe 2014. (Partner: TUD). Location: Dresden, Germany.
  • HCII 2014. Location: Crete, Greece. Cloud4all and Prosperity4all partners organized the following special sessions:
    • GPII-1) The Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure and Major International Consortia Projects Building It
    • GPII-2) Auto-personalization from Preferences
    • GPII-3) International Federated Databases and Search Advances for Assistive Technologies and Access Features in Mainstream Products
    • GPII-4) Implementations of the GPII with Assistive Technologies and Mainstream Products and Environments
    • GPII-5) Next Generation Accessibility Ecosystem Components
    • GPII-6) Developer Tools, Components and Frameworks for faster and lower-cost development of Access and Accessible products and services
    • Find out more at this link.
  • ICCHP 2014. (Partner: OPENDIR). Location: Paris 8, Paris, France.
  • ILUNION presentation of the project to a delegation of attendees to the “Workability International Conference 2014”. Participants were shown demos of the system, performed by Manuel Ortega (Project Coordinator). (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Madrid (Spain).
  • Interoperability Days. (Partner: HDM). Location: Brussels, Belgium.
  • M-Enabling Summit Conference & Showcase 2014. (Partner: RtF-I). Location: Washington DC, USA.
  • Mobile Social Day. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Barcelona, Spain.
  • Municipalities: Innovation and Smart Cities 2014-2020, a forum organised by the Government of Madrid region. (Partner: FONCE). Location: Madrid (Spain). Find out more at this link.
  • NIST Forum and Workshop. (Partner: RtF-I). Location: Gaithersburg, MD, USA.
  • Onda CERO (Spanish radio) Interview with ILUNION’s head of accessibility, with mentions to Cloud4all. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Spain.
  • Open Day at Congreso Internacional Universidad y discapacidad (CUID). (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Madrid (Spain).
  • Open Day at ILUNION Accesibilidad, Estudios y Proyectos, Madrid office. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Madrid (Spain). Find out more at this link
  • Open Day at TifloInnova. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Madrid (Spain). Find out more at this link
  • OpenStax CNX Annual Conference. (Partner: IDRC). Location: Houston, Texas, USA.
  • PGA Stakeholder workshop. (Partner: RtF-I). Location: Washington DC, USA.
  • Presentation of the project as part of the accessibility and inclusion education program of the Telecommunication Engineering School of the Technical University of Madrid (ETSIT-UPM), within the course “Ambient Intelligence and Technology” as part of the curricula of the official Master in Bioengineering, during the scholar year 2013/14. (Partner: UPM). Location: Madrid (Spain).
  • Presentation at Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft für Rehabilitation. (Partner: SDC). Location: Germany.
  • Radio Galicia (Programme ‘Convivir en Igualdade’) interview with the Project Coordinator. (Partner: ILUNION AEP). Location: Spain.
  • RESNA Conference. (Partner: RtF-I). Location: Indianapolis, IN, USA.
  • State of the Science Workshop in Universal Design. (Partner: RtF-I). Location: Washington DC, USA.

2013

  • 2nd User Forum. (Partner: CERTH & Greek Pilot Partners). Location: Thessaloniki (Greece).
  • 4th National Conference on Accessibility Technologies. Dissemination material distributed at 4º Congreso Nacional CENTAC de las Tecnologías de Accesibilidad. (Partners: FONCE). Location: Toledo, Spain.
  • IV Internation Conference on Tourism for All. Dissemination material distributed at IV Congreso Internacional de Turismo para Todos. (Partners: FONCE). Location: Ávila, Spain.
  • XIV International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. Workshop ‘UX Research: From Theory to Practice’. (Partners: ILUNION AEP). Location: Madrid, Spain.
  • AAL Symposium. (Partners: HDM). Location: Frankfurt, Germany.
  • AALIANCE2 4th Stakeholder Workshop. (Partners: HDM). Location: Frankfurt, Germany.
  • Accessibility ICT CARDIAC. (Partners: ILUNION AEP, RtF-I). Location: London, UK.
  • ATIA 2013. Invited presentation at Pre conference event:  G3icT – AT Leadership Forum for AT Centers around the World. (Partners: FDCGO). Location: Orlando, Florida, USA.
  • AAATE 2013. (Partners: ILUNION AEP (organiser), All partners (participants)). Location: Vilamoura, Portugal. Cloud4all partners organized the following activities:
    • Special Session. Using the Cloud to enhance AT. Chairs: Manuel Ortega (Technosite) and Gregg C. Vanderheiden (Raising the Floor International)
    • Open Workshop. No one left behind: an infrastructure to break barriers and empower citizens
    • Open Workshop. A glimpse at the future: sharing the state of the art in Accessibility.

      Cloud4all booth at AAATE 2013

      Silvia de los Rios (UPM) at the Cloud4all booth in AAATE2013

  • ARVO 2013. (Partners: RtF-I). Location: Seattle, Washington, USA.
  • CENTRIC 2013. Paper and presentation. (Partners: HDM). Location: Venice, Italy.
  • CSUN 2013. (Partners: CF, RtF-I, IDRC). Location: San Diego, CA, USA. Cloud4all partners participated in the following activities:
  • DRT4All. Paper, presentation & demos. (Partners: ILUNION AEP). Location: Madrid, Spain.
  • EASTIN Annual General Meeting. (Partners: FDCGO). Location: Milan, Italy.
  • Google IO. (Partners: RtF-I). Location: San Francisco, CA.
  • ICT 2013. (Partners: CERTH-ITI). Location: Vilnius, Lithuania.
  • INTERACT 2013. Workshop on Rethinking Universal Accessibility: A broader approach considering the digital gap. (Partners: TUD). Location: Cape Town, South Africa.
  • m-Enabling. (Partners: CF, ILUNION AEP, RtF-I). Location: Washington DC, USA. Summit:
    • Mobile Accessibility for Android Exhibit.
    • Refreshment break hosted by TECH, with demo.
    • Session: Cloud solutions for Mobile Users.
  • OpenEd 2013. (Partners: IDRC). Location: Park City, Utah, USA.
  • RAaTE 2013. (Partners: OPENDIR). Location: Coventry (UK).
  • Research Perspectives on Supporting Section 508 Compliance. (Partners: RtF-I). Location: Washington DC, USA.
  • RMLL 2013. Presentation & Demo. (Partners: EMERG, HDM). Location: Brussels, Belgium.
  • The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Dissemination material distributed at 5th International Disability Law Summer School. (Partners: TECH). Location: Galway, Ireland.
  • UAHCI 2013. Paper at Proceedings. (Partners: RtF-I). Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
  • Universal Open Day / Workshop. (Partners: HDM). Location: Vienna, Austria.
  • W4A Conference 2013. (Partners: HDM). Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Workshop on Interaction Design in Ambient Assisted Living. (Partners: HDM). Location: Norrköping, Sweden.
  • Workshop on UI Development. (Partners: HDM). Location: Stuttgart, Germany.
  • World Usability Day 2013. (Partners: HDM). Location: Stuttgart, Germany.
  • WSIS 2013. (Partners: RtF-I). Location: Genève, Switzerland.

2012

  • 1st User Forum. (Partners: SDC & German Pilot partners). Location: Berlin (Germany).
  • AAL Forum 2012. Joint workshop with UniversAAL. (Partners: HdM). Location: Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
  • “Accessible Apps” Seminar. (Partners: FVE). Location: León, Spain.
  • Alternative Telephony 2012. (Partners: OMNITOR). Location: Lidingö, Sweden.
  • ApacheCONEU. (Partners: OPENDIR). Location: Sinsheim, Germany.
  • CARDIAC Workshop. (Partners: ILUNION AEP). Location: Florence, Italy.
  • CSUN 2012.  Gregg Vanderheiden (RtF-I), José Ángel Martínez (Technosite) and Colin Clark (IDRC) hosted a session named ‘GPII & Cloud4all – Accessibility Anywhere‘ (GPII session at CSUN 2012 website). (Partners: IDRC, RtF-I). Location: San Diego, CA, USA,.
  • DEEP 2012. Jutta, Colin, and Gregg participated in a two-day workshop and conference, sharing experiences and concepts from the Cloud4all project with a diverse group of attendees represeting business, government, and the disability community. (Partners: IDRC). Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Di-Ji Kongress “Verständlich informiert – im Job integriert”. (Partners: HdM). Location: Berlin (Germany).
  • General Assembly of the GLIC Association. (Partners: FDCGO). Location: Italy.
  • Google Accessibility Summit Demo. (Partners: RtF-I). Location: San Francisco, CA.
  • Hewlett Grantees Meeting. Jutta Treviranus presented the Cloud4all Project, the Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure, and the Flexible Learning for Open Education projects and their impact on education. (Partners: IDRC ). Liocation: Cambridge, MA, USA.
  • Inclusive Design Institute Launch and Ribbon Cutting. (Partners: IDRC). Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • NETs2012. (Partners: CERTH/HIT – CERTH/ITI). Location: Woodlands, TX, USA.
  • OSS Watch Open Source Junction 3. OpenDirective (Ross)  participated in a “Connect Session” with Webinos team members, facilitated by OSS Watch. We discussed opportunities and barriers for collaboration (in a panel format). OpenDirective subsequently introduced appropriate Webinos and Cloud4All team members who are now proceeding to explore collaboration. (Partners: OPENDIR).
  • OZeWAI 2012. (Partners: HDM). Location: Bundoora, Australia.
  • RAaTE 2012. (Partners: OPENDIR). Location: Coventry, UK.
  • Research Day at HDM. Location: Germany.
  • SOS 2012. (Partners: RtF-I (organizer), HDM, ILUNION AEP).
  • Technology Strategy Board Assisted Living Innovation Platform (ALIP) Showcase 2012. (Partners: OPENDIR). Location: UK.
  • TPAC 2012. (Partners: HDM). Location: Lyon, France.
  • University of Guelp Accessibility Conference. Yura and Colin presented a 1 hour formal presentation, providing an overview of Cloud4all and the Global Public Infrastructure along with a demo of the current Cloud4all personalization system running on both Windows and Linux. (Partners: IDRC ). Location: Guelp, Ontario, Canada.
  • World Summit on the Information Society 2012 (WSIS 2012). (Partners: RtF-I, IDRC, ILUNION, SILO). Location: San Diego, CA, USA.
    • Demo/Exhibit: throughout the whole conference we had a stand/exhibition showcasing the prototypes of the GPII auto personalization developed by Cloud4All.
    • Reception: On Thursday, we had a well attended reception. During the reception we had a video projection explaining the concept, a computer streaming a GPII/Cloud4All video. Also, we had the exhibit/booth located centrally in the reception area for people to hear about the project.
    • Sessions
  • World Usability Day. Dissemination material. (Partners: HDM). Location: Stuttgart, Germany.
  • WSIS 2012. Genève, Switzerland, May 14 – May 18, 2012. Cloud4all partners participated in different activities during the World Summit on the Information Society 2012 (WSIS 2012), including an exhibit booth, a reception and the organization and participation in different sessions.

2011

  • Accessibility Camp Toronto. IDRC staff participated in workshops with a variety of attendees from industry, academia, and the disability community. They emphasized the role of Cloud4all in creating tools that increase. (Partners: IDRC, RtF-I). Location: Toronto, Canada. (Accessibility Camp Toronto website).