Computers Helping People with Special Needs

14th International Conference, ICCHP 2014, Paris, France, July 9-11, 2014, Proceedings, Part I

  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Deborah Fels
  • Dominique Archambault
  • Petr Peňáz
  • Wolfgang Zagler
Conference proceedings ICCHP 2014

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8547)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Accessible Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-3
    2. Cristina Mussinelli
      Pages 4-7
    3. Inseon Jang, ChungHyun Ahn, Younseon Jang
      Pages 8-12
    4. Christian Bühler, Bastian Pelka
      Pages 17-24
    5. Raja Kushalnagar, Vignesh Ramachandran, Tae Oh
      Pages 25-32
    6. Yoshinori Takeuchi, Yuji Sato, Kazuki Horiike, Daisuke Wakatsuki, Hiroki Minagawa, Noboru Ohnishi
      Pages 33-40
    7. Mike Wald, Yunjia Li, George Cockshull, David Hulme, Douglas Moore, Aidan Purdy-Say et al.
      Pages 41-44
  3. Digital Content and Media Accessibility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-48
    2. Laurent Sorin, Julie Lemarié, Nathalie Aussenac-Gilles, Mustapha Mojahid, Bernard Oriola
      Pages 61-68
    3. Kosei Fume, Yuka Kuroda, Taira Ashikawa, Yoshiaki Mizuoka, Masahiro Morita
      Pages 69-76
    4. Vassilios Argyropoulos, Georgios Kouroupetroglou, Aineias Martos, Magda Nikolaraizi, Sofia Chamonikolaou
      Pages 77-84
    5. Pavel Hamřík, Ivan Kopeček, Radek Ošlejšek, Jaromír Plhák
      Pages 85-92
  4. Years of the Web: Weaving Accessibility

    1. Sébastien Aupetit, Vincent Rouillé
      Pages 93-100
    2. Carlos Benavidez, Claudia Cardoso, Jorge Fernandes, Emmanuelle Gutiérrez y Restrepo, Henry Gutiérrez, Loïc Martínez-Normand
      Pages 101-108
    3. Eduard Klein, Anton Bolfing, Markus Riesch
      Pages 109-112
    4. Roopa Bose, Helmut Jürgensen
      Pages 121-128
    5. Matthew Davidson, Karen Renaud, Shujun Li
      Pages 129-136
    6. Marco Bohnsack, Steffen Puhl
      Pages 141-144
    7. Najd A. Al-Mouh, Atheer S. Al-Khalifa, Hend S. Al-Khalifa
      Pages 145-152
  5. Towards e-inclusion for People with Intellectual Disabilities

    1. Gabriela Antener, Anton Bolfing, Stefania Calabrese
      Pages 157-160
    2. Klaus Miesenberger, Andrea Petz
      Pages 161-168
    3. Julia George, Nils Dietzsch, Michael Bier, Hannes Zirpel, Alexander Perl, Susanne Robra-Bissantz
      Pages 169-176
  6. The Impact of PDF/UA on Accessible PDF

    1. Luchin Doblies, David Stolz, Alireza Darvishy, Hans-Peter Hutter
      Pages 185-192
    2. Andreas Uebelbacher, Roberto Bianchetti, Markus Riesch
      Pages 197-201
  7. Accessibility of Non-verbal Communication

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-208
    2. Dirk Schnelle-Walka, Stefan Radomski, Max Mühlhäuser
      Pages 209-213
    3. Dirk Schnelle-Walka, Ali Alavi, Patrick Ostie, Max Mühlhäuser, Andreas Kunz
      Pages 214-219
    4. Stephan Pölzer, Klaus Miesenberger
      Pages 220-225
    5. Dirk Schnelle-Walka, Stefan Radomski, Stephan Radeck-Arneth, Max Mühlhäuser
      Pages 226-230
    6. Emre Zaim, Markus Gruber, Gottfried Gaisbauer, Peter Heumader, Stephan Pölzer, Klaus Miesenberger
      Pages 231-236
    7. Andreas Kunz, Klaus Miesenberger, Max Mühlhäuser, Ali Alavi, Stephan Pölzer, Daniel Pöll et al.
      Pages 237-244
  8. Emotions for Accessibility (E4A)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 245-247
    2. Yehya Mohamad, Dirk T. Hettich, Elaina Bolinger, Niels Birbaumer, Wolfgang Rosenstiel, Martin Bogdan et al.
      Pages 248-255
    3. José Laparra-Hernández, Juan-Manuel Belda-Lois, Álvaro Page, Alberto Ferreras Remesal
      Pages 256-259
    4. Juan-Manuel Belda-Lois, Amparo López-Vicente, José Laparra-Herrero, Rakel Poveda-Puente, Alberto Ferreras-Remesal
      Pages 260-263
  9. Games and Entertainment Software: Accessibility and Therapy

    1. Arlene Astell, Norman Alm, Richard Dye, Gary Gowans, Philip Vaughan, Maggie Ellis
      Pages 264-271
    2. Ágnes Nyéki, Veronika Szucs, Péter Csuti, Ferenc Szabó, Cecilia Sik Lanyi
      Pages 272-275
    3. Robby van Delden, Dennis Reidsma, Wietske van Oorsouw, Ronald Poppe, Peter van der Vos, Andries Lohmeijer et al.
      Pages 276-282

Other volumes

  1. Computers Helping People with Special Needs
    14th International Conference, ICCHP 2014, Paris, France, July 9-11, 2014, Proceedings, Part I
  2. 14th International Conference, ICCHP 2014, Paris, France, July 9-11, 2014, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two-volume set LNCS 8547 and 8548 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2014, held in Paris, France, in July 2014. The 132 revised full papers and 55 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 362 submissions. The papers included in the first volume are organized in the following topical sections: accessible media; digital content and media accessibility; 25 years of the Web: weaving accessibility; towards e-inclusion for people with intellectual disabilities; the impact of PDF/UA on accessible PDF; accessibility of non-verbal communication; emotions for accessibility (E4A), games and entertainment software; accessibility and therapy; implementation and take-up of e-accessibility; accessibility and usability of mobile platforms for people with disabilities and elderly persons; portable and mobile platforms for people with disabilities and elderly persons; people with cognitive disabilities: At, ICT and AAC; autism: ICT and AT; access to mathematics, science and music and blind and visually impaired people: AT, HCI and accessibility.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 1
  • Deborah Fels
    • 2
  • Dominique Archambault
    • 3
  • Petr Peňáz
    • 4
  • Wolfgang Zagler
    • 5
  1. 1.Institute “Integriert Studieren”Johannes Kepler UniversityLinzAustria
  2. 2.Ryerson UniversityTorontoCanada
  3. 3.THIM/EA 4004 CHArtUniversité Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint DenisSaint-Denis CedexFrance
  4. 4.Teiresias CentreMasaryk UniversityBrnoCzech Republic
  5. 5.Institute “Integriert Studieren”Vienna University of TechnologyViennaAustria

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-08595-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-08596-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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