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Call for contributions: Thematic Session on Web Accessibility and Ageing, ICCHP 2008

From: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 00:25:07 -0500
To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20080129052723.7C16A4F303@homer.w3.org>

Dear WAI Interest Group Participants,

Please note the following call for contributions to the ICCHP 2008 
Conference (International Conference on Computers Helping People with 
Special Needs)
         http://www.icchp.org/call
which includes an invitation on the topic of Web accessibility and 
ageing-related functional limitations. A description of the proposed 
Special Thematic Session (STS) on Web Accessibility and Ageing is available
         http://www.icchp.org/node/166

ICCHP 2008 will be held in Linz, Austria, from 9-11 July. Proposals 
are due 1 February 2008. Presentations are invited from ageing and 
accessibility researchers and experts, users and others. Suggested 
areas of focus include:
    - guidelines addressing Web accessibility requirements of the 
ageing population
    - studies and research on Web accessibility requirements of the 
ageing population
    - studies and research on design and authoring practices for the 
ageing population
    - studies and research on business benefits for inclusion of the 
ageing population

Guidelines for full papers and short papers are available at
         http://www.icchp.org/call/papers

Regards,

   Shadi Abou-Zahra, W3C/WAI
   Andrew Arch, W3C/WAI
   Judy Brewer, W3C/WAI

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Judy Brewer    +1.617.258.9741    http://www.w3.org/WAI
Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
MIT/CSAIL Building 32-G526
32 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA,  02139,  USA  
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