IDC seminar – Cultural Differences in the acceptance of inclusive ICT

November 1, 2016 at 11:00 am

Dr. Elke Duncker-Gassen

Department of Computer Science, Middlesex University

elkeThe aim of the research is to show, whether or not culture influences the acceptance of inclusive technology either directly or indirectly – through a different attitude toward peoples with disabilities, towards traditional assistive technologies (for instance hearing aids) and towards ICT in general. A pilot study has been carried out, the findings of which will be presented as well as the plans for the proper study.