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Covid-19 resources

A repository of selected guidelines, tools and position papers regarding the impact of the Corona crisis on assistive technology users and services.

The Bologna Declaration

The Bologna declaration is available in English, Français, Español, Italiano, Português, Ελληνικά and Nederlands.
Endorsement counter : 600 persons / 153 organisations

Evidence of Assistive Technology Outcomes & Impact

An International Summit Organised by GAATO and RESNA
as part of the 2020 RESNA Conference (USA), July 7-10, 2020
(Call for contributions)

AAATE 2019 Conference
Global Challenges in Assistive Technology: Research, Policy & Practice
August 27-30, in Bologna, Italy

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The conference will be hosted by the University of Bologna and AIAS Bologna Onlus and aims at discussing issues on Global Challenges in Assistive Technology, with more explicit attention for a broader target group of service providers and professionals, students, policymakers, industry and end users.
More information on the official website: www.aaate2019.eu

AAATE 2018 workshop:
Excellence in the Process of AT Provision

In the 2018 workshop which was held in Linz July 10th the AAATE revisited AT provision across education, social and health contexts to update from the 2012 position paper and aid in the Global GATE initiatives. The workshop was completed with success. More information on the AAATE 2018 Workshop page.

AAATE calls upon all European governments to endorse the draft resolution EB142/CONF./2 “Improving access to assistive technology”
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AAATE’s mission is “to stimulate the advancement of assistive technology for the benefit of people with disabilities, including elderly people”

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Review the results of:

  • AAATE Workshop 2016, Finnish National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland, June 8-9
  • AAATE Conference 2017, Sheffield, UK, September 12-15
  • More on AAATE conferences can be found here: <www.aaate.net/conference>

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