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Welcome to the January 2019 issue of the ACM SIGACCESS newsletter. This issue highlights the ACM ASSETS 2018 Conference. The first article, written by Faustina Hwang (General Chair), Joanna McGrenere (Program Chair), David Flatla (Program Chair), and Anke Brock (Treasurer and Registration Chair) provides an overview of the ASSETS’18 conference. The remaining four articles describe the research work of the students who attended the ASSETS 2018 Doctoral Consortium:

  • Accessible Web Dev: Curriculum Development and Program Evaluation by Claire Kearney-Volpe
  • Teachable Object Recognizers for the Blind: Using First-Person Vision by Kyungjun Lee
  • Accessibility and Acceptability of Voice Assistants for People with Acquired Brain Injury by Aris Malapaschas
  • Factors Related to Braille Reading Acquisition among Aging Braille Learners: Exploring the use of Technology to Enhance Training Outcomes by Natalie Martiniello
  • An Epidemiology-Inspired, Large-Scale Analysis of Mobiule App Accessibility by Anne Ross
  • Design and Evaluation of a Context-Adaptive AAC Application for People with Aphasia by MaurĂ­cio Vargas

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