GeoImaging Ltd, partner of the ATMAPS project, participated in the “Researcher’s Night” event held at the FILOXENIA International Conference Centre in Nicosia on the 30th of September 2016. From 17:00 until 24:00, students and adults were informed on the project’s objectives and got in touch with audio tactile technologies being implemented at the moment within ATMAPS project. Navigating on maps of Cyprus and France using the IVEO device, visitors had the opportunity to interact lively with audio tactile material and discover the possibilities of assistive technologies for blind and visually impaired individuals.
Presenting ATMAPS to the public: Moments from the event
The “Researcher’s Night” was an event organized by the Research Promotion Foundation (RPF) in collaboration with academic and research institutions as well as other organizations in Cyprus. The event is an initiative of the European Commission and took place simultaneously in almost all European countries.
More on the event here http://www.research.org.cy/easyconsole.cfm/id/363