AAATE Workshop – poster presentation
May 22 @ 11:30 am – May 23 @ 4:00 pm

AAATE Workshop 2014: Education in “Care and Assistive Technology”, Heerlen, The Netherlands, May 22 and 23 2014 (The program for this workshop can be found here.)

Professionals across Europe play a critical role in the successful application of AT for people with disability. The level of their knowledge and expertise regarding Assistive Technology is therefor essential. Education is a key element in building and maintaining the required expertise.

The 2014 AAATE workshop focusses on various aspects of AT education in Europe. The inspiring program highlights best practices and seeks discussion among members of the AAATE, ISG and their colleagues.

The program of the workshop addresses education covering technology aspects regarding both Assistive Technology supporting individual end-users but also the related field of Care Technology, supporting care providers. It will cover both the application of existing technology and the development of technological innovations. It will address both primary education as well as lifelong learning. A special interest will be given to Multi-disciplinary collaboration in support of development and application of AT and CT.

The workshop is of interest for healthcare professionals, technical developers and professionals and researchers in the domains of Assistive technology and Care technology. We look forward meeting you all in Heerlen, the Netherlands.

AAATE 2015 @ Budapest Congress Center with Novotel Hotel City
Sep 10 @ 8:45 am – Sep 15 @ 1:15 pm

Further information

AAATE is proud to announce the AAATE 2015 conference to be held in Budapest Congress Center with Novotel Hotel City
10 – 13 September 2015

Jan 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Arabic Symbol Dictionary – Agenda January 8th, 2015, 12.30pm Qatar time and 09.30am UK time


  1. Those attending and apologies
  2. Minutes of the last meeting – changes and acceptance
  3. Any matters arising from the minutes – ARASAAC contact, Audio recordings and Arabic translation.
  4. Voting choices for Symbol Manager that will be used on 19th January, 2015
  5. Organisation of voting lunch on 19th January, 2015
  6. Core vocabularies – First 400/500 Arabic words/phrases
  7. Parts of Speech and lexical entry issues
  8. Checking with Dana that Google+ and symbol creation working well.
  9. Timescales for Year 2 – work packages – any changes needed?
  10. Conference proposals and acceptances – CSUN etc.
  11. AOB
  12. Next Telemeeting – Phone number for Southampton #4402380593667