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Personalisation of computer interface for dyslexic users.

10 October 2019

Dyslexia Workshop

Hosted by the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, University of Limerick, Ireland.

Call for Participants:

Dyslexic users, dyslexia experts, designers, parents and employers.

Topic: Disability Emancipatory Research on Personalisation Semantics for dyslexic users.

Venue: The Pavilion, University of Limerick, Ireland.

Time: 1-Day workshop, 09.00 - 17:30. 23rd of October 2019.

How can computer interface design become more dyslexic friendly?

Requirements

  • Please submit questions and design suggestions for discussion at the workshop by email.
  • To share your insights, needs, challenges and vision on web accessibility and interface customisation for dyslexic users.
  • Speakers include:
  • Rosie Bissett, CEO of Dyslexia Association of Ireland, Chairperson of the European Dyslexia Association
  • Lisa Seeman, Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
  • Dr Maura Adshead, Department of Politics & Public Administration, University of Limerick
  • Stephen Howell, Academic Program Manager for Microsoft Ireland & Accessibility Lead for Microsoft Ireland
  • Myles Pilling Specialist SEND ICT Consultant, AccessAbility Solutions & Co-Director of the British Assistive Technology Association
  • Nicola James, Founder & CEO of Lexxic, Chartered Occupational Psychologist, United Kingdom and Ireland
  • Lorraine Gallagher, Information & Training Officer, Association for Higher Education Access & Disability, (AHEAD), Ireland

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About the researcher

I am a PhD researcher with dyslexia and dyscalculia, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, University of Limerick, Ireland.

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