Empowering Persons with Deafblindness: Designing an Intelligent Assistive Wearable in the SUITCEYES Project

@inproceedings{Korn2018EmpoweringPW,
  title={Empowering Persons with Deafblindness: Designing an Intelligent Assistive Wearable in the SUITCEYES Project},
  author={Oliver Korn and Raymond Holt and Efstratios Kontopoulos and Astrid M. L. Kappers and Nils-Krister Persson and Nasrine Olson},
  booktitle={PETRA},
  year={2018}
}
Deafblindness is a condition that limits communication capabilities primarily to the haptic channel. In the EU-funded project SUITCEYES we design a system which allows haptic and thermal communication via soft interfaces and textiles. Based on user needs and informed by disability studies, we combine elements from smart textiles, sensors, semantic… CONTINUE READING