The Path of SS12 Alum Thuy Truong
Thursday, May 16, 2013
SS12 Alum Thuy Truong is applying the lessons she learned as an SS12 participant now as a full-time entrepreneur.
Read about how her journey began as a participant on the Orb SS12 project team back in 2007. She shares how her latest work on the collaborative Smartboard app was inspired by the unique needs of children with autism.
SS12 Alumni -- Tell us your story about how the SS12 shaped your view on accessible technology today.
SS12:Asia Initiates Call for Projects
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Five universities across Asia are partnering to host SS12:Asia, and we are inviting you to participate.
· St.Xavier's Catholic College of Engg., Nagercoil, Kanyakumari Dist, India
· Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
· University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
· Usman Institute of Technology, Pakistan
· Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, India
If there is a piece of AT software you would like to see developed, let us know about it at: email@example.com
In particular, we are looking for project ideas that address the unique needs persons with disabilities living in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka or Pakistan face. But send us any ideas you have, and it may be included in this year’s Asia SS12, or next year’s SS12 in the US or Europe.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Oracle Sponsors 2013 European SS12
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Oracle is proud to be a sponsor of the 2013 European SS12 Finals to be held at the Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe (AAATE) Conference in Vilamoura, Portugal. Oracle is committed to creating accessible technologies and products that enhance the overall workplace environment and contribute to the productivity of their employees, their customers, and their customers' customers. For more information, please visit Oracle’s Accessibility Program.
2013 European SS12
Monday, March 18, 2013
The 2013 European SS12 has begun! This year's European competitions will experiment with a new semester length competiton, which Project:Possibilty hopes to adapt to a new academic year competition in Fall 2013. For more information on the competition and this year's competitors visit the 2013 European SS12 page.
2013 U.S. SS12 Champion
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Congratulations to CSUN Audio Alert System (Orange) Team on winning the title of 2013 U.S. SS12 Champion. The CSUN, UCLA, and USC all produced great projects. We invite the competitors to continue their work and consider collaborating with fellow competitors to make their projects even greater.
CSUN Audio Alert System (Orange) Team
- Kyeong Hoon Jung
- Matthew Newbil
- Chris Cederstrom
- Ismael Gonzalez
- Joshua Licudo