AMEA TOOLS - System for information and training of persons with special needs (AMEA TOOLS)

Printer-friendly versionSend by email
System for information and training of persons with special needs (AMEA TOOLS)

The objective of the project was the design and development of an integrated information environment, which included: a) special technological equipment, adapted to the needs of persons with special needs (PSN) b) specialized software packages c) specially structured and presented information concerning items relevant to PSNs. The system worked as a pilot project for the needs of the Center ?Communication?, but it was also open to for use by other organizations.The project lead to the implementation of an information point in the Internet (portal) for PSNs, as well as the creation of an open and dynamic tele-education system, that supported interactive education. The system was based on a combination of Internet, Telecommunications technologies and data bases and fulfilled the principles of ?Design for all? and ?Universal Accessibility?. The system included a special interface for usage and the connection of special terminals that allowed PSNs to exploit the system. During its life time the project gave to a number of persons with special needs to enter into the Internet and get a variety of information mainly concerning the users? needs.

GSRT/Ministry of Development
Project type: 
Start to End date: 
01/06/1999 - 31/05/2001
24 months
Financial Info
Funding organization: 
GEL code: 
Total budget: 
NCSR budget: 
EU funding: 
Matching fund: 

© 2019 - Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications | National Centre for Scientific Research "Demokritos"

Terms of Service and Privacy Policy