Peter Lancaster

Mr Peter Lancaster

IAA Knowledge Exchange Manager

University of surrey

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Navigation App for blind and partially sighted people.

Researchers in Barcelona have launched a universally accessible navigation application for Android smartphones, available at Google Play. The application can be used by people with visual and hearing impairments, and with limited mobility and cognitive functions.

Currently the app provides step-by-step navigation on foot or by bus in Barcelona, Madrid and Rome, and will soon be available for Helsinki, Valencia and Zaragoza.

Details from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona School of Engineering.

Indoor Localization and Tracking Competition - 25-29 July, 2011, Valencia

http://evaal.aaloa.org/current-competition/cfc 

Technologies for Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) applications .

Announcing the first EvAAL Competition on Indoor Localization and Tracking to be held on the 25-29 July, 2011 at the CIAMI Living Lab in Valencia, and the concluding workshop to be held in conjunction with the AAL Forum on the 26-28 September 2011, Lecce , IT (http://www.aalforum.eu/).

 

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