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Relationships VUMS cluster to other standardisation activities

AALOA AALOA (www.aaloa.org) is a recently founded open organisation that fosters research, collaboration, development impact and uptake in the area of Ambient Assisted Living (AAL). Fraunhofer is one of the main drivers in the AALOA association (also with the AALOA … Continue reading

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GUIDE Workshop “Personalisable Media Systems & Smart Accessibility”

The European research project GUIDE organises a workshop on Personalisable Media Systems & Smart Accessibility at this year’s Networked & Electronic Media (NEM) Summit 2012 in Istanbul, on October 17th, 2012. The workshop will present the latest achievements from the … Continue reading

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Busy agenda for VUMS next week in Linz at ICCHP2012

Next week, VERITAS and VUMS partners will be attending the ICCHP 2012 (13th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs) event in Linz, Austria. On the agenda: 9 July: VUMS Cluster meeting 13-17.00 CET 10 July: Scientific Advisory … Continue reading

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VUMS at national workshop on E-Learning and standards

The German mirror committee for ISO/IEC JTC1 SC36 “IT for Learning, Education and Training” will hold a national workshop on E-Learning and standards in Berlin, 18 Nov 2011. A main objective of this workshop will be the identification of future … Continue reading

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VUMS STS @ ICCHP 2012

VUMS STS at the 13th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, organised on July 11-13, 2012 (Pre-Conference July 09-10, 2012) at the University of Linz, Altenbergerstra├če 69, 4040 Linz, Austria. This STS, organised by four EU-funded projects … Continue reading

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VUMS workshop @ ICCHP2012 – Virtual user models for designing and using of inclusive products

VUMS workshop at the 13th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, organised on July 11-13, 2012 (Pre-Conference July 09-10, 2012) at the University of Linz, Altenbergerstra├če 69, 4040 Linz, Austria This workshop at ICCHP 2012, organised by … Continue reading

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VUMS cluster glossary of terms

VUMS cluster released a glossary of terms.

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VUMS Cluster at ISO Meeting

On Sunday, 11th September 2011, the VUMS cluster has been presented to the working group 7 of ISO/IEC JTC1 SC36 committee at their meeting at Shanghai, China. The ISO/IEC JTC1 SC 36 committee works on Information technology for learning, education … Continue reading

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Forthcoming MyUI events

Following events have been planned by MyUI for the following months: Workshop: Interactive TV: Collaborative Design with Older People – 25/26 October 2001 at the Interactive Technologies and Games: Education, Health and Disability 2011 conference, 25th and 26th October 2011, … Continue reading

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JVRC 2011 workshop on Accessibility Engineering

We kindly welcome you to our workshop “Accessibility Engineering with User Models, Simulation and VR” organized in the context of the 2011 Joint Virtual Reality Conference on 20-21 September 2011, Nottingham UK. The workshop chaired by Manfred Dangelmaier (Fraunhofer IAO, … Continue reading

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