After GREAT 2018 Conference organized by MADA Assistive Technology Center, Doha, Qatar

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GREAT 2018 CONFERENCE MADA ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY CENTER DOHA QATAr

The theme of this year’s conference GREAT’2018 is Inclusive Computer Technology (ICT) and Assistive Technology (AT) with a focus on 4 domains: Education, Independent Living, e-Accessibility and Innovation. Many high-level speakers, attracting delegates representing their institutions are invited to present the latest technologies for people with disabilities. This year’s conference considered the needs of people with disabilities in term of innovation as a priority. With this in mind, the conference was organized around 16 main sessions and workshops over the two days.

High-quality keynote and technical papers were presented, with topics covering topics from drill and practical, to the state of sampling practice in many countries and different industries.

 

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Innovation Panel Speakers: Dr. Dena Al-Thani, Dr. Ahmed El Megarmed, Mohammed Jufeiri, Dr. Tony Stockman, Mursi Seraj

Innovation Panel Speakers: Dr. Dena Al-Thani, Dr. Ahmed El Megarmed, Mohammed Jufeiri, Dr. Tony Stockman, Mursi Seraj

 

Dr. Sameer Samreen presented a workshop about "Novel Approach to Arabic Language using Sign Language"

Dr. Sameer Samreen presented a workshop about “Novel Approach to Arabic Language using Sign Language”

 

MADA Great Team

MADA Great Team

 

Mursi Seraj with Nao Robot

Mursi Seraj with Nao Robot

 

The Qatari Innovator: Mohammed Jufeiri

The Qatari Innovator: Mohammed Jufeiri

 

The Founder of Clicker

 

Part of AT Exhibitors

 

 

Achraf Othman

Dr. Achraf is a senior research specialist in Accessibility and Assistive Technology for People with disabilities and Machine Translation and Machine Learning.