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SMARTlab @ UCD E-inclusion, Design for ability and Assistive Technology Professor Lizbeth Goodman

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  • 1.SMARTlab @ UCD- DOCTRID Presentation July 2012 E-inclusion, Design for ability and Assistive TechnologyProfessor Lizbeth GoodmanRoebuck CastleUniversity College DublinDublin 4, IrelandEmail: lizbeth.goodman@ucd.ieTel: +353 (1) 716 7973

2. SMARTlab @ UCDSMARTlab has three distinct strands of activity: 1. A transdiscipliary practice-based research centre with successfullongstanding PhD programmes, MA programmes and buddy systemcommunity outreach and action research projects, founded and run byscholars who are also artists, educators and technologists who have longencountered difficulties in placing their work in more traditional disciplinary settings; 2. A suite of community engagement and creative industries projectsfocused on e- inclusion and design for ability, assistive technology, IT forwomen and girls, and educational inclusivity; & 3. A knowledge transfer centre and sensory studio that operates as aspace where local communities can join forces with academics, artists,technologists and game designers to make and test meaningful gamesand interactive tools. 3. SMARTlab UCDTRUST (Open & Multimodal Interfaces, including the Active Chair) 4. SMARTlab UCDTRUST : Stephen Hawking School 5. SMARTlab UCDPhD Project by Nigel Newbutt, SMARTlab Manager:Virtual Worlds for Young People on the Autistic Spectrum 6. SMARTlab UCDMixed Ability Performance 7. SMARTlab UCDMixed Ability Performance 8. SMARTlab UCDInterFACES: the human face of Assistive Technologies 9. SMARTlab UCDDOCTRID Presentation July 2012Professor Lizbeth GoodmanSMARTlabRoebuck CastleUniversity College DublinDublin 4, IrelandEmail: lizbeth.goodman@ucd.ieTel: +353 (1) 716 7973