ASSETS ’16- Proceedings of the 18th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility

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SESSION: Keynote Presentation

  • Matt Huenerfauth

Accessibility is Becoming Mainstream

  • Richard E. Ladner

SESSION: Deaf and Hard of Hearing Users

  • Christian Vogler

A Personalizable Mobile Sound Detector App Design for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Users

  • Danielle Bragg
  • Nicholas Huynh
  • Richard E. Ladner

Improving Real-Time Captioning Experiences for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students

  • Saba Kawas
  • George Karalis
  • Tzu Wen
  • Richard E. Ladner

SlidePacer: A Presentation Delivery Tool for Instructors of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students

  • Alessandra Brandão
  • Hugo Nicolau
  • Shreya Tadas
  • Vicki L. Hanson

SESSION: Users with Developmental Disabilities

  • Kyle Rector

Would You Be Mine: Appropriating Minecraft as an Assistive Technology for Youth with Autism

  • Kathryn E. Ringland
  • Christine T. Wolf
  • LouAnne E. Boyd
  • Mark S. Baldwin
  • Gillian R. Hayes

Online Learning System to Help People with Developmental Disabilities Reinforce Basic Skills

  • Lourdes M. Morales-Villaverde
  • Karina Caro
  • Taylor Gotfrid
  • Sri Kurniawan

Comparing Tactile, Auditory, and Visual Assembly Error-Feedback for Workers with Cognitive Impairments

  • Thomas Kosch
  • Romina Kettner
  • Markus Funk
  • Albrecht Schmidt

Gesture-based Interaction for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities in India

  • Sumita Sharma
  • Saurabh Srivastava
  • Krishnaveni Achary
  • Blessin Varkey
  • Tomi Heimonen
  • Jaakko Hakulinen
  • Markku Turunen
  • Nitendra Rajput

SESSION: Tactile Information for Blind Users

  • Shiri Azenkot

Customizable 3D Printed Tactile Maps as Interactive Overlays

  • Brandon Taylor
  • Anind Dey
  • Dan Siewiorek
  • Asim Smailagic

LucentMaps: 3D Printed Audiovisual Tactile Maps for Blind and Visually Impaired People

  • Timo Götzelmann

Gesture-Based Interactive Audio Guide on Tactile Reliefs

  • Andreas Reichinger
  • Anton Fuhrmann
  • Stefan Maierhofer
  • Werner Purgathofer

Tactile Accessibility: Does Anyone Need a Haptic Glove?

  • Andrii Soviak
  • Anatoliy Borodin
  • Vikas Ashok
  • Yevgen Borodin
  • Yury Puzis
  • I.V. Ramakrishnan

SESSION: Communication and Aging

  • Karyn Moffatt

The Cost of Turning Heads: A Comparison of a Head-Worn Display to a Smartphone for Supporting Persons with Aphasia in Conversation

  • Kristin Williams
  • Karyn Moffatt
  • Jonggi Hong
  • Yasmeen Faroqi-Shah
  • Leah Findlater

SESSION: Rehabilitation and Clinical Technologies

  • Shaun Kane

A Computer Vision-Based System for Stride Length Estimation using a Mobile Phone Camera

  • Wei Zhu
  • Boyd Anderson
  • Shenggao Zhu
  • Ye Wang

Uncovering Challenges and Opportunities for 3D Printing Assistive Technology with Physical Therapists

  • Samantha McDonald
  • Niara Comrie
  • Erin Buehler
  • Nicholas Carter
  • Braxton Dubin
  • Karen Gordes
  • Sandy McCombe-Waller
  • Amy Hurst

SESSION: Big Data and Blind Users

  • Kathleen McCoy

WeAllWalk: An Annotated Data Set of Inertial Sensor Time Series from Blind Walkers

  • German H. Flores
  • Roberto Manduchi

Supporting Orientation of People with Visual Impairment: Analysis of Large Scale Usage Data

  • Hernisa Kacorri
  • Sergio Mascetti
  • Andrea Gerino
  • Dragan Ahmetovic
  • Hironobu Takagi
  • Chieko Asakawa

SESSION: Text Entry Challenge in Memory of Torsten Felzer

  • Adam Sporka

An Evaluation of SingleTapBraille Keyboard: A Text Entry Method that Utilizes Braille Patterns on Touchscreen Devices

  • Maraim Alnfiai
  • Srinivas Sampalli

SESSION: Users with Visual Impairments

  • Sergio Mascetti

How People with Low Vision Access Computing Devices: Understanding Challenges and Opportunities

  • Sarit Felicia Anais Szpiro
  • Shafeka Hashash
  • Yuhang Zhao
  • Shiri Azenkot

Real-Time Mobile Personalized Simulations of Impaired Colour Vision

  • Rhouri MacAlpine
  • David R. Flatla

Should I Trust It When I Cannot See It?: Credibility Assessment for Blind Web Users

  • Ali Abdolrahmani
  • Ravi Kuber

SESSION: Haptic and Audio Feedback for Blind Users

  • Hernisa Kacorri

Blind Photographers and VizSnap: A Long-Term Study

  • Dustin Adams
  • Sri Kurniawan
  • Cynthia Herrera
  • Veronica Kang
  • Natalie Friedman

Using Dynamic Audio Feedback to Support Peripersonal Reaching in Young Visually Impaired People

  • Graham Wilson
  • Stephen A. Brewster

SESSION: Social Issues and Assistive Technology

  • Erin Brady

Nothing to Hide: Aesthetic Customization of Hearing Aids and Cochlear Implants in an Online Community

  • Halley P. Profita
  • Abigale Stangl
  • Laura Matuszewska
  • Sigrunn Sky
  • Shaun K. Kane

SESSION: Accessibility Education

  • Aqueasha Martin-Hammond

How Designing for People With and Without Disabilities Shapes Student Design Thinking

  • Kristen Shinohara
  • Cynthia L. Bennett
  • Jacob O. Wobbrock

SESSION: Experience Reports

Breaking Barriers to Digital Literacy: An Intergenerational Social-Cognitive Approach

  • Keith Atkinson
  • Jaclyn Barnes
  • Judith Albee
  • Peter Anttila
  • Judith Haataja
  • Kanak Nanavati
  • Kelly Steelman
  • Charles Wallace

Remote Access Programs to Better Integrate Individuals with Disabilities

  • Thomas Hahn
  • Hidayat Ur Rahman
  • Richard Segall
  • Christoph Heim
  • Raphaela Brunson
  • Ankush Sharma
  • Maryam Aslam
  • Ana Lara-Rodriguez
  • Md. Sahidul Islam
  • Neha Gupta
  • Charles S. Embry
  • Patrick Grossmann
  • Shahrukh Babar
  • Gregory A. Skibinski
  • Fusheng Tang

Clinical and Maker Perspectives on the Design of Assistive Technology with Rapid Prototyping Technologies

  • Megan Hofmann
  • Julie Burke
  • Jon Pearlman
  • Goeran Fiedler
  • Andrea Hess
  • Jon Schull
  • Scott E. Hudson
  • Jennifer Mankoff

OnScreenDualScribe with Point-and-Click Interface: A Viable Computer Interaction Alternative based on a Virtual Modified Numerical Keypad

  • Kavita Krishnaswamy
  • Patricia Ordóñez
  • Phillip Beckerle
  • Stephan Rinderknecht
  • Torsten Felzer

SESSION: Poster and Demo Session I

Exploring the Use of a Drone to Guide Blind Runners

  • Majed Al Zayer
  • Sam Tregillus
  • Jiwan Bhandari
  • Dave Feil-Seifer
  • Eelke Folmer

Impact of Word Presentation for Dyslexia

  • Damien Appert
  • Philippe Truillet

A Tool for Capturing Essential Preferences

  • Dana Ayotte
  • Michelle Brennan
  • Nancy Frishberg
  • Cynthia Jimes
  • Lisa Petrides
  • Whitney Quesenbery
  • Madeleine Rothberg
  • Rich Schwerdtfeger
  • Jim Tobias
  • Jutta Treviranus
  • Shari Trewin
  • Gregg C. Vanderheiden

Designing a Kinect2Scratch Game to Help Teachers Train Children with Intellectual Disabilities for Pedestrian Safety

  • Yao-Jen Chang
  • Ya-Shu Kang
  • Yao-Sheng Chang
  • Hung-Huan Liu
  • Yu-Ling Chiu
  • Chia Chun Kao

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals’ Perceptions of Communication with Hearing Colleagues in Small Groups

  • Lisa Elliot
  • Michael Stinson
  • James Mallory
  • Donna Easton
  • Matt Huenerfauth

VizMap: Accessible Visual Information Through Crowdsourced Map Reconstruction

  • Cole Gleason
  • Anhong Guo
  • Gierad Laput
  • Kris Kitani
  • Jeffrey P. Bigham

Promoting Strategic Research on Inclusive Access to Rich Online Content and Services

  • Clayton Lewis
  • Shaun K. Kane
  • Richard Ladner

#accessibilityFail: Categorizing Shared Photographs of Physical Accessibility Problems

  • Hanlin Li
  • Erin Brady

Exploration of the Use of Auditory Cues in Code Comprehension and Navigation for Individuals with Visual Impairments in a Visual Programming Environment

  • Stephanie Ludi
  • Jamie Simpson
  • Wil Merchant

Tag Thunder: Towards Non-Visual Web Page Skimming

  • Elena Manishina
  • Jean-Marc Lecarpentier
  • Fabrice Maurel
  • Stéphane Ferrari
  • Maxence Busson

A Platform Agnostic Remote Desktop System for Screen Reading

  • Syed Masum Billah
  • Vikas Ashok
  • Donald E. Porter
  • IV Ramakrishnan

Ad-Hoc Access to Musical Sound for Deaf Individuals

  • Benjamin Petry
  • Thavishi Illandara
  • Juan Pablo Forero
  • Suranga Nanayakkara

Towards a Sign-Based Indoor Navigation System for People with Visual Impairments

  • Alejandro Rituerto
  • Giovanni Fusco
  • James M. Coughlan

“Holy Starches Batman!! We are Getting Walloped!”: Crowdsourcing Comic Book Transcriptions

  • Christine Samson
  • Casey Fiesler
  • Shaun K. Kane

Kirana: A Gesture-based Market App for Life Skills Learning for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

  • Sumita Sharma
  • Saurabh Srivastava
  • Krishnaveni Achary
  • Blessin Varkey
  • Tomi Heimonen
  • Jaakko Hakulinen
  • Markku Turunen
  • Nitendra Rajput

Autonomous Training Assistant: A System and Framework for Guided At-Home Motor Learning

  • Ramin Tadayon
  • Troy McDaniel
  • Sethuraman Panchanathan

“Turn Left After the Heater”: Landmark Navigation for Visually Impaired Users

  • Robert Tscharn
  • Tom Außenhofer
  • Dimitri Reisler
  • Jörn Hurtienne

Eye-Gaze With Predictive Link Following Improves Accessibility as a Mouse Pointing Interface

  • Jason Vazquez-Li
  • Lyle Pierson Stachecki
  • John Magee

Social Dimensions of Technology-Mediated Sight

  • Annuska Zolyomi
  • Anushree Shukla
  • Jaime Snyder

SESSION: Poster and Demo Session II

Not All Errors are Created Equal: Factors that Impact Acceptance of an Indoor Navigation Aid for the Blind

  • Ali Abdolrahmani
  • William Easley
  • Michele A. Williams
  • Erick Ronquillo
  • Stacy Branham
  • Tiffany Chen
  • Amy Hurst

Using a Design Workshop To Explore Accessible Ideation

  • Cynthia L. Bennett
  • Kristen Shinohara
  • Brianna Blaser
  • Andrew Davidson
  • Kat M. Steele

Study of a Smart Cup for Home Monitoring of the Arm andHand of Stroke Patients

  • Maxence Bobin
  • Mehdi Boukallel
  • Margarita Anastassova
  • Mehdi Ammi

An Approach to Audio-Only Editing for Visually Impaired Seniors

  • Robin N. Brewer
  • Mark Cartwright
  • Aaron Karp
  • Bryan Pardo
  • Anne Marie Piper

Accessible Online Indoor Maps for Blind and Visually Impaired Users

  • Tania Calle-Jimenez
  • Sergio Luján-Mora

FOQUS: A Smartwatch Application for Individuals with ADHD and Mental Health Challenges

  • Victor Dibia

Tactile Interface for Electric Wheelchair

  • Yousef Guedira
  • Liam Jordan
  • Clément Favey
  • René Farcy
  • Yacine Bellik

Facade: Auto-generating Tactile Interfaces to Appliances

  • Anhong Guo
  • Jeeeun Kim
  • Xiang ‘Anthony’ Chen
  • Tom Yeh
  • Scott E. Hudson
  • Jennifer Mankoff
  • Jeffrey P. Bigham

An Accessible Blocks Language: Work in Progress

  • Varsha Koushik
  • Clayton Lewis

Demonstration: Screen Reader Support for a Complex Interactive Science Simulation

  • Taliesin L. Smith
  • Clayton Lewis
  • Emily B. Moore

TranslatAble: Giving Individuals with Complex Communication Needs a Voice through Speech and Gesture Recognition

  • Meredith Moore
  • Sethuraman Panchanathan

Supporting Visual Impaired Learners in Editing Mathematics

  • Volker Sorge

Motivating Individuals with Spastic Cerebral Palsy to Speak Using Mobile Speech Recognition

  • Zak Rubin
  • Sri Kurniawan
  • Taylor Gotfrid
  • Annie Pugliese

A Virtual Self-care Coach for Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury

  • Ameneh Shamekhi
  • Ha Trinh
  • Timothy W. Bickmore
  • Tamara R. DeAngelis
  • Theresa Ellis
  • Bethlyn V. Houlihan
  • Nancy K. Latham

Magic Touch: Interacting with 3D Printed Graphics

  • Lei Shi
  • Ross McLachlan
  • Yuhang Zhao
  • Shiri Azenkot

Evaluation of Automatic Caption Segmentation

  • James M. Waller
  • Raja S. Kushalnagar

Utilizing Neural Networks to Predict Freezing of Gait in Parkinson’s Patients

  • Jonathan Zia
  • Arash Tadayon
  • Troy McDaniel
  • Sethuraman Panchanathan

SESSION: Student Research Competition (Undergraduate Students)

Games for People with Developmental Disabilities

  • Taylor Gotfrid

Closed ASL Interpreting for Online Videos

  • Matthew Seita

SESSION: Student Research Competition (Graduate Students)

Playing Music with the Head

  • Emeline Brulé

Designing Wearable Mobile Device Controllers for Blind People: A Co-Design Approach

  • Catherine Feng

An Affordable Virtual Reality Learning Framework for Children with Neuro-Developmental Disorder

  • Mirko Gelsomini

Gaze Typing Through Foot-Operated Wearable Device

  • Vijay Rajanna