Computers Helping People with Special Needs

16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part I

  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
Conference proceedings ICCHP 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10896)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10896)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXX
  2. Web Accessibility in the Connected World

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Yehya Mohamad, Carlos A. Velasco, Nikolaos Kaklanis, Dimitrios Tzovaras, Fabio Paternò
      Pages 3-7 Open Access
    3. Christian Galinski, Klaus Höckner, Reinhard Koutny
      Pages 8-12
    4. Letícia Seixas Pereira, Dominique Archambault
      Pages 13-21 Open Access
    5. Diane Alarcon, Kim Andreasson, Justyna Mucha, Annika Nietzio, Agata Sawicka, Mikael Snaprud
      Pages 22-26 Open Access
    6. Liangcheng Li, Jiajun Bu, Can Wang, Zhi Yu, Wei Wang, Yue Wu et al.
      Pages 27-30
    7. Silvia Rodríguez Vázquez, Dónal Fitzpatrick, Sharon O’Brien
      Pages 31-34
    8. Imen Gharbi, Amina Bouraoui, Narjess Bellamine Ben Saoud
      Pages 43-46
    9. Gian Wild
      Pages 47-51 Open Access
    10. Yue Wu, Zhi Yu, Liangcheng Li, Wei Wang, Jiajun Bu, Yueqing Zhang et al.
      Pages 52-56
  3. Accessibility and Usability of Mobile Platforms for People with Disabilities and Elderly Persons: Design, Development and Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Elmar Krainz, Klaus Miesenberger, Johannes Feiner
      Pages 64-70
    3. Henrike Gappa, Gaby Nordbrock, Yehya Mohamad, Carlos A. Velasco
      Pages 71-74 Open Access
    4. Sebastian Ritterbusch, Patrick Frank, Vanessa Petrausch
      Pages 75-78
  4. Accessible System/Information/Document Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. Mostafa Elgendy, Cecilia Sik Lanyi
      Pages 81-84
    3. Thorsten Schwarz, Sachin Rajgopal, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 85-92
    4. Charlotte Magnusson, Per-Olof Hedvall, Björn Breidegard
      Pages 93-99
    5. Akshansh Chahal, Manshul Belani, Akashdeep Bansal, Neha Jadhav, Meenakshi Balakrishnan
      Pages 104-112
    6. Alireza Darvishy
      Pages 113-116
    7. Thorsten Schwarz, Reiner Dolp, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 122-130
  5. Accessible eLearning - eLearning for Accessibility/AT

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. E. A. Draffan, Peter Heumader
      Pages 133-137
    3. E. A. Draffan, Manuel Leon, Abi James, Saud Aljaloud, Mike Wald
      Pages 138-145 Open Access
    4. Pierre-Antoine Cinquin, Pascal Guitton, Hélène Sauzéon
      Pages 146-153
    5. Yasmin Patzer, Nick Russler, Niels Pinkwart
      Pages 154-158 Open Access
    6. Imke Niediek, Marvin Sieger, Juliane Gerland
      Pages 159-162
    7. Laura Volpato, Marlene Hilzensauer, Klaudia Krammer, Melanie Chan
      Pages 163-171 Open Access
    8. Mirette Elias, Abi James, Steffen Lohmann, Sören Auer, Mike Wald
      Pages 172-180
  6. Personalized Access to TV, Film, Theatre, and Music

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 181-181
    2. Kosei Fume, Taira Ashikawa, Nayuko Watanabe, Hiroshi Fujimura
      Pages 187-194
    3. Yoshinori Takeuchi, Daiki Kojima, Shoya Sano, Shinji Kanamori
      Pages 195-202
    4. Ludovico Orlando Russo, Giuseppe Airò Farulla, Carlo Geraci
      Pages 203-206
    5. Manon Ichiki, Toshihiro Shimizu, Atsushi Imai, Tohru Takagi, Mamoru Iwabuchi, Kiyoshi Kurihara et al.
      Pages 220-224
    6. Daiki Watanabe, Yoshinori Takeuchi, Tetsuya Matsumoto, Hiroaki Kudo, Noboru Ohnishi
      Pages 225-232
    7. Makiko Azuma, Nobuyuki Hiruma, Hideki Sumiyoshi, Tsubasa Uchida, Taro Miyazaki, Shuichi Umeda et al.
      Pages 233-238
  7. Digital Games Accessibility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 239-239
    2. Dominique Archambault, Jérôme Dupire
      Pages 241-244
    3. Jen Beeston, Christopher Power, Paul Cairns, Mark Barlet
      Pages 245-253 Open Access
    4. Thomas Westin, JaEun Jemma Ku, Jérôme Dupire, Ian Hamilton
      Pages 270-279

Other volumes

  1. Computers Helping People with Special Needs
    16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part I
  2. 16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two-volume set LNCS 10896 and 10897 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2018, held in Linz, Austria, in July

The 101 revised full papers and 78 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 356 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: Web accessibility in the connected world; accessibility and usability of mobile platforms for people with disabilities and elderly persons: design, development and engineering; accessible system/information/document design; accessible e-learning - e-learning for accessibility/AT; personalized access to TV, film, theatre, and music; digital games accessibility; accessibility and usability of self-service terminals, technologies and systems; universal learning design; motor and mobility disabilities: AT, HCI, care; empowerment of people with cognitive disabilities using digital technologies; augmented and alternative communication (AAC), supported speech; Art Karshmer lectures in access to mathematics, science and engineering; environmental sensing technologies for visual impairment; 3D printing in the domain of assistive technologies (AT) and do it yourselves (DIY) AT; tactile graphics and models for blind people and recognition of shapes by touch; access to artworks and its mediation by and for visually impaired people; digital navigation for people with visual impairments; low vision and blindness: human computer interaction; future perspectives for aging well: AAL tools, products, devices; mobile healthcare and m-health apps for people with disabilities; and service and information provision. 


accessibility artificial intelligence assistive technology computer networks data communication systems education handicapped persons Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) mobile computing mobile devices navigation robots signal processing telecommunication networks user interfaces user centered design visually impaired web accessibility websites world wide web

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 1
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
    • 2
  1. 1.Johannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.National and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-94276-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-94277-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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