Computers Helping People with Special Needs

15th International Conference, ICCHP 2016, Linz, Austria, July 13-15, 2016, Proceedings, Part I

  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Christian Bühler
  • Petr Penaz
Conference proceedings ICCHP 2016

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9758)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9758)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXIX
  2. Art Karshmer Lectures in Access to Mathematics, Science and Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-5
    2. Giuseppe Airò Farulla, Tiziana Armano, Anna Capietto, Nadir Murru, Rosaria Rossini
      Pages 7-14
    3. Vlad Paul Cosma, Tanja Stevns, Lars Ballieu Christensen
      Pages 15-18
    4. Prajaks Jitngernmadan, Andrea Petz, Bernhard Stöger, Klaus Miesenberger
      Pages 19-26
    5. Paraskevi Riga, Georgios Kouroupetroglou, Polyxeni-Parthena Ioannidou
      Pages 27-34
    6. Masakazu Suzuki, Katsuhito Yamaguchi
      Pages 35-42
    7. Tatsuo Motoyoshi, Naoki Tetsumura, Hiroyuki Masuta, Ken’ihci Koyanagi, Toru Oshima, Hiroshi Kawakami
      Pages 51-58
    8. Vanessa Petrausch, Stephan Seifermann, Karin Müller
      Pages 67-74
  3. Technology for Inclusion and Participation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-79
    2. Sarah Parsons, Andrew Power, Melanie Nind, Ken Meacham, Clare Hooper, Anne Collis et al.
      Pages 81-88
    3. Ute Ritterfeld, Juliane Muehlhaus, Hendrike Frieg, Kerstin Bilda
      Pages 93-100
    4. Seiichiro Miura, Naohiro Hayashi, Sakiko Ogoshi, Hitoshi Nishi, Takashi Yoshioka, Yutaka Yamaguchi et al.
      Pages 113-116
    5. Djordje M. Kadijevich, Gordana Odovic, Dejan Maslikovic
      Pages 129-133
    6. Brandon Haworth, Muhammad Usman, Melanie Baljko, Foad Hamidi
      Pages 134-141
    7. Carsten Brausch, Christian Bühler, Andreas Feldmann, Miriam Padberg
      Pages 142-149
  4. Mobile Apps and Platforms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-155
    2. Takashi Ohashi, Takahiro Miura, Masatsugu Sakajiri, Junji Onishi, Tsukasa Ono
      Pages 157-164
    3. Lawrence Kwok, Margot Whitfield, Sander Fels-Leung, Mauricio Meza, Deborah Fels
      Pages 165-170
    4. Sergio Mascetti, Chiara Rossetti, Andrea Gerino, Cristian Bernareggi, Lorenzo Picinali, Alessandro Rizzi
      Pages 171-178
    5. Martin Böcker, Nikolaos Floratos, Loïc Martínez, Mike Pluke, Bruno Von Niman, Gill Whitney
      Pages 179-186
  5. Accessibility of Web and Graphics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 195-195
    2. Zehira Haddad, Yong Chen, Jaime Lopez Krahe
      Pages 197-203
    3. Jens Voegler, Julia Krause, Gerhard Weber
      Pages 204-211
    4. Torsten Wörtwein, Boris Schauerte, Karin Müller, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 212-219
    5. Georg Regal, Elke Mattheiss, Marc Busch, Manfred Tscheligi
      Pages 231-238
    6. Letícia Seixas Pereira, Dominique Archambault
      Pages 239-242
    7. Eric G. Hansen, Carlos Cavalie, Teresa King, Mark T. Hakkinen, Jason J. White, Jennifer Grant
      Pages 251-258
    8. Justyna Mucha, Mikael Snaprud, Annika Nietzio
      Pages 259-266
  6. Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) for Aging and Disability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267
    2. Valéry Ramon, Ravi Ramdoyal, Sophie Marien, Arnaud Michot, Jimmy Nsenga, Gustavo Ospina et al.
      Pages 269-276
    3. Jakob Doppler, Sabine Sommer, Christian Gradl, Gernot Rottermanner
      Pages 277-280
    4. Adrien Van den Bossche, Eric Campo, Jenny Duchier, Elizabeth Bougeois, Mathilde Blanc Machado, Thierry Val et al.
      Pages 285-292
    5. Øystein Dale, Elin Sundby Boysen, Ingrid Svagård
      Pages 302-309
    6. Sabine Katzmaier
      Pages 314-317
    7. Dympna Casey, Heike Felzmann, Geoff Pegman, Christos Kouroupetroglou, Kathy Murphy, Adamantios Koumpis et al.
      Pages 318-325

Other volumes

  1. Computers Helping People with Special Needs
    15th International Conference, ICCHP 2016, Linz, Austria, July 13-15, 2016, Proceedings, Part I
  2. 15th International Conference, ICCHP 2016, Linz, Austria, July 13-15, 2016, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two volume set LNCS 9758 and 9759, constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2015, held in Linz, Austria, in July 2016.

The 115 revised full papers and 48 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 239 submissions. The papers included in the first volume are organized in the following topical sections: Art Karshmer lectures in access to mathematics, science and engineering; technology for inclusion and participation; mobile apps and platforms; accessibility of web and graphics; ambient assisted living (AAL) for aging and disability; the impact of PDF/UA on accessible PDF; standard tools and procedures in accessible e-book production; accessible e-learning – e-learning for accessibility/AT; inclusive settings, pedagogies and approaches in ICT-based learning for disabled and non-disabled people; digital games accessibility; user experience and emotions for accessibility (UEE4A).


assistive technologies disability and inclusion HCI design and evaluation methods user centered design Web accessibility accessibility and usability ageing and dementia cloud computing cognitive disabilities computer vision education elderly people information and communication technologies learning mobility and manipulation persons with disabilities speech recognition user interface visually impaired people Web of things

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 1
  • Christian Bühler
    • 2
  • Petr Penaz
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute Integriert StudierenUniversität LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.RehabilitationswissenschaftenTechnische Universität DortmundDortmundGermany
  3. 3.Masaryk University BrnoCzech Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-41263-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-41264-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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