1st International Conference on Technology for Helping People with Special Needs Starts Today
Middle East, February 18 2013
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA: The three-day international conference on Technology Helping People with Special Needs (ICTHP-2013) organized by Al-Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, started in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Monday.
The conference focuses on technology for persons with disabilities, to ensure social inclusion of persons with disabilities in the society.
The conference will cover issues regarding – Universal Design, Assistive Technology and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for persons with disabilities. A series of presentations and discussions by experts from around the world will be held on the occasion.
The conference can be followed on twitter by following #ICTHP2013.
By Aqeel Qureshi