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08.02.2017
Course schedule Gut Verstanden GmbH and KI-I

Capito Upper Austria and the KI-I form a competence center on accessibility in Upper Austria with versatile knowledge. We want to share this knowledge with many other people. Here you can download the course program as an...

 
20.04.2017- 20.04.2017
 
08.02.2017- 08.02.2017
 
01.02.2017- 01.02.2017
 
28.11.2016- 28.11.2016
Award ceremony of the Bank Austria Sozialpreis

On November, 28th the award ceremony of the Bank Austria Sozialpreis took place. capito Upper Austria which is a department at KI-I was awarded with the 3rd place in Upper Austria.

 
07.11.2016
RaProErgo - status report

Rapid Prototyping in occupational therapy

 
24.10.2016
Easy to Read at Wozabal

press information

 
24.10.2016
Complemento 2016

Nomination as a finalist for the Complemento 2016

 
08.11.2016- 08.11.2016
Make Yourself Easy-to-understand

German-spoken seminar on how to make yourself easy-to-understand, November 8th, 2016

 
04.07.2017- 05.07.2017
ICT-Forum 2017

ICT-Forum for people with and without disabilities: practice - research - development on the 4th and 5th of July 2017

 
08.09.2016
Bank Austria Social Award 2016

3rd place at Bank Austria Social Award 2016

 
04.10.2016- 04.10.2016
Creating Accessible Word Documents

German-spoken seminar on how to create acessible Word documents, 14. June 2016

 
20.09.2016- 20.09.2016
Workshop: Visualisation

Do you also think you have no talent for drawing? You will be surprised how quickly and with which simple techniques you can visualise things. On September 20th we offer a workshop about “Visualisation” and you can already...

 
19.09.2016- 19.09.2016
Easy-to-Read Seminar

German-spoken seminar on Easy-to-Read, 21. June 2016

 
10.08.2016
People with disabilities as social scientists

INCLUSIA-price 2016 goes to Proqualis - a team of social scientists in Linz

 
11.07.2016- 12.07.2016
ICT-Forum 2016

ICT-Forum for people with disabilities: practice - research - development On the 11. and 12. of July the annual ICT-Forum will take place again.

 
27.04.2016- 29.04.2016
integra 2016

Trade fair for care, therapy and rehabilitation in Wels

 
08.03.2016
The member of the Upper Austrian government Reinhold Entholzer paid a visit to KI-I

Mr. Entholzer assured himself of the high quality of the presented human-computer-interaction possibilities. “These new technologies reduce the barriers between people with disabilities and their environment. Therefore they...

 
23.09.2015
WINTEC 2015 Award goes to KI-I

The KI-I employees Gerhard Nussbaum and David Thaller were awarded the WINTEC-Price 2015 (“WINTEC-Price 2015” verlinken?). The ceremony was moderated by “Science Buster” Prof. Werner Gruber and the award was handed over by...

 
29.06.2015
Curtain call

„Curtain call“ for KI-I: Winner in the category “social employment”.

 
08.06.2015
KI-I wins 1st Upper Austrian Generations-Award for innovation.

Two million people in Austria have problems with reading. A small part of these people also have a learning disability or another form of disability. The largest part have no disability. The KI-I makes information understandable...

 
09.03.2015
4D-Joystick

The KI-I was awarded the Innovation Prize in the context of the Austrian National Price for Multimedia and E-Business 2015.

 
19.01.2015
A retrospective glance at the visit of the member of the Upper Austrian government Gertraud Jahn

The member of the Upper Austrian government Gertraud Jahn paid a visit to KI-I. She was impressed by KI-I’s achievements. Also the media representatives were surprised by the scope and the quality of KI-I’s work.

 
08.01.2015
Report on Proqualis in the Daily Newspaper of Tirol

Proqualis employs 8 people with disabilities on the primary labour market and shows that that can be a success.

 
11.12.2014
AsTeRICS Open Source Version 2.5 available

The AsTeRICS developer team just released version 2.5 of their easy to use construction set for assistive technologies. It includes lots of new features like the support of low-cost eyetrackers (Tobii EyeX and Eyetribe) or a new...

 
20.11.2014
Without Eyesight and without Hands

We are honoured to announce a film about two exeptional persons with disabilities. One of them is Gerhard Nussbaum from KI-I.

 
15.07.2014
AsTeRICS Software Release 2.3

Recently a new version of AsTeRICS (v.2.3) has been released. You can download it via http://www.asterics.eu/index.php?id=50. If you are a developer, get the sources from https://github.com/asterics/AsTeRICS.

 
15.01.2014
Experience Austria: Without eyesight and without hands

We are honoured to announce a film about two exeptional persons with disabilities. One of them is Gerhard Nussbaum from KI-I. The film is only a short time online available and can then be bought at ORF Vorarlberg. Film:...

 
02.10.2013
Accessible Darts

The Competence network KI-I implemented a number of applications that are based on the AsTeRICS framework. Many of them were "brought to life" in cooperation with the partners from the AsTeRICS project. The latest...

 
18.12.2012
Easy-to-Read - capito seal of quality - TÜV certified

Since December 2012 the capito seal of quality for Easy-to-Read is TÜV certified.

 
29.06.2010
Austrian Champions in European Research

Competence network KI-I commended!

 
26.02.2009
www.linz.at awarded the "Silberne BIENE"

Silberne BIENE for www.linz.at in the category "Complex Information- and Communication Technology"

 
20.10.2008
Exceptional award "Barrierefreiheit in der IT" for www.linz.at

The website of the city of Linz www.linz.at received the special award "Barrierefreiheit in der IT" at the ebiz egovernment award.

 
31.01.2007
GOLDENE BIENE for Barmer, Pfizer and HELP...

The GOLDENE BIENE was awarded to an Austrian website for the first time - the KI-I played an important role in the development of the awarded accessible concept.

 
23.01.2006
Nomination of the project „Accessible ECDL“ as one of three finalists for the European eLearning Award 2006

EureleA is the European eLearning Award, which is supposed to be an essential impulse for the development of education and training programs in the internet and intranet. In the context of EureleA the exemplary application of...