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Seventeenth International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility

Fullname:Proceedings of the 17th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers & Accessibility
Editors:Yeliz Yesilada; Jeffrey P. Bigham
Location:Lisbon, Portugal
Dates:2015-Oct-26 to 2015-Oct-28
Publisher:ACM
Standard No:ISBN: 978-1-4503-3400-6; ACM DL: Table of Contents; hcibib: ASSETS15
Papers:106
Pages:448
Links:Conference Website
  1. Keynote Address
  2. Speech In and Out
  3. Reading and Language
  4. Perspectives on Accessibility Research
  5. Non-Visual Access to Graphics
  6. Sign Language and the Third Dimension
  7. Accessibility and Work
  8. Exercise and Physical Activity
  9. Making Speech Accessible and Usable
  10. Non-Visual Access
  11. Text Input
  12. Cognitive Disabilities
  13. Poster Session 1
  14. Poster Session 2
  15. Demo Session

Keynote Address

Enabling the Future: Crowdsourced 3D-printed Prostheticsas a Model for Open Source Assistive TechnologyInnovation and Mutual Aid BIBAFull-Text 1
  Jon Schull

Speech In and Out

Faster Text-to-Speeches: Enhancing Blind People's Information Scanning with Faster Concurrent Speech BIBAFull-Text 3-11
  João Guerreiro; Daniel Gonçalves
Towards Large Scale Evaluation of Novel Sonification Techniques for Non Visual Shape Exploration BIBAFull-Text 13-21
  Andrea Gerino; Lorenzo Picinali; Cristian Bernareggi; Nicolò Alabastro; Sergio Mascetti
Getting Smartphones to Talkback: Understanding the Smartphone Adoption Process of Blind Users BIBAFull-Text 23-32
  André Rodrigues; Kyle Montague; Hugo Nicolau; Tiago Guerreiro
A System for Controlling Assisted Living Environments Using Mobile Devices BIBAFull-Text 33-38
  Paulo A. Condado; Fernando G. Lobo

Reading and Language

A Spellchecker for Dyslexia BIBAFull-Text 39-47
  Luz Rello; Miguel Ballesteros; Jeffrey P. Bigham
Accessible Texts for Autism: An Eye-Tracking Study BIBAFull-Text 49-57
  Victoria Yaneva; Irina Temnikova; Ruslan Mitkov

Perspectives on Accessibility Research

Usage of Subjective Scales in Accessibility Research BIBAFull-Text 59-67
  Shari Trewin; Diogo Marques; Tiago Guerreiro
User Participation When Users have Mental and Cognitive Disabilities BIBAFull-Text 69-76
  Stefan Johansson; Jan Gulliksen; Ann Lantz
A Unifying Notification System To Scale Up Assistive Services BIBAFull-Text 77-87
  Charles Consel; Lucile Dupuy; Hélène Sauzéon
Disability and Technology: A Critical Realist Perspective BIBAFull-Text 89-96
  Christopher Frauenberger

Non-Visual Access to Graphics

The Tactile Graphics Helper: Providing Audio Clarification for Tactile Graphics Using Machine Vision BIBAFull-Text 97-106
  Giovanni Fusco; Valerie S. Morash
ChartMaster: A Tool for Interacting with Stock Market Charts using a Screen Reader BIBAFull-Text 107-116
  Hong Zou; Jutta Treviranus
Collaborative Creation of Digital Tactile Graphics BIBAFull-Text 117-126
  Jens Bornschein; Denise Prescher; Gerhard Weber
Transcribing Across the Senses: Community Efforts to Create 3D Printable Accessible Tactile Pictures for Young Children with Visual Impairments BIBAFull-Text 127-137
  Abigale Stangl; Chia-Lo Hsu; Tom Yeh

Sign Language and the Third Dimension

Comparing Methods of Displaying Language Feedback for Student Videos of American Sign Language BIBAFull-Text 139-146
  Matt Huenerfauth; Elaine Gale; Brian Penly; Mackenzie Willard; Dhananjai Hariharan
Demographic and Experiential Factors Influencing Acceptance of Sign Language Animation by Deaf Users BIBAFull-Text 147-154
  Hernisa Kacorri; Matt Huenerfauth; Sarah Ebling; Kasmira Patel; Mackenzie Willard
How 3D Virtual Humans Built by Adolescents with ASD Affect Their 3D Interactions BIBAFull-Text 155-162
  Chao Mei; Lee Mason; John Quarles

Accessibility and Work

The Invisible Work of Accessibility: How Blind Employees Manage Accessibility in Mixed-Ability Workplaces BIBAFull-Text 163-171
  Stacy M. Branham; Shaun K. Kane
Understanding the Challenges Faced by Neurodiverse Software Engineering Employees: Towards a More Inclusive and Productive Technical Workforce BIBAFull-Text 173-184
  Meredith Ringel Morris; Andrew Begel; Ben Wiedermann
Using In-Situ Projection to Support Cognitively Impaired Workers at the Workplace BIBAFull-Text 185-192
  Markus Funk; Sven Mayer; Albrecht Schmidt

Exercise and Physical Activity

"But, I don't take steps": Examining the Inaccessibility of Fitness Trackers for Wheelchair Athletes BIBAFull-Text 193-201
  Patrick Carrington; Kevin Chang; Helena Mentis; Amy Hurst
Exploring the Opportunities and Challenges with Exercise Technologies for People who are Blind or Low-Vision BIBAFull-Text 203-214
  Kyle Rector; Lauren Milne; Richard E. Ladner; Batya Friedman; Julie A. Kientz

Making Speech Accessible and Usable

Online News Videos: The UX of Subtitle Position BIBAFull-Text 215-222
  Michael Crabb; Rhianne Jones; Mike Armstrong; Chris J. Hughes
Tracked Speech-To-Text Display: Enhancing Accessibility and Readability of Real-Time Speech-To-Text BIBAFull-Text 223-230
  Raja S. Kushalnagar; Gary W. Behm; Aaron W. Kelstone; Shareef Ali
Evaluating Alternatives for Better Deaf Accessibility to Selected Web-Based Multimedia BIBAFull-Text 231-238
  Brent N. Shiver; Rosalee J. Wolfe

Non-Visual Access

ForeSee: A Customizable Head-Mounted Vision Enhancement System for People with Low Vision BIBAFull-Text 239-249
  Yuhang Zhao; Sarit Szpiro; Shiri Azenkot
Zebra Crossing Spotter: Automatic Population of Spatial Databases for Increased Safety of Blind Travelers BIBAFull-Text 251-258
  Dragan Ahmetovic; Roberto Manduchi; James M. Coughlan; Sergio Mascetti
Social Media Platforms for Low-Income Blind People in India BIBAFull-Text 259-272
  Aditya Vashistha; Edward Cutrell; Nicola Dell; Richard Anderson

Text Input

Typing Performance of Blind Users: An Analysis of Touch Behaviors, Learning Effect, and In-Situ Usage BIBAFull-Text 273-280
  Hugo Nicolau; Kyle Montague; Tiago Guerreiro; André Rodrigues; Vicki L. Hanson

Cognitive Disabilities

Inclusion and Education: 3D Printing for Integrated Classrooms BIBAFull-Text 281-290
  Erin Buehler; William Easley; Samantha McDonald; Niara Comrie; Amy Hurst
Towards Efficacy-Centered Game Design Patterns For Brain Injury Rehabilitation: A Data-Driven Approach BIBAFull-Text 291-299
  Jinghui Cheng; Cynthia Putnam; Doris C. Rusch

Poster Session 1

A Pilot Study about the Smartwatch as Assistive Device for Deaf People BIBAFull-Text 301-302
  Matthias Mielke; Rainer Brück
Using OnScreenDualScribe to Support Text Entry and Targeting among Individuals with Physical Disabilities BIBAFull-Text 303-304
  Sidas Saulynas; Lula Albar; Ravi Kuber; Torsten Felzer
Developing SAGAT Probes to Evaluate Blind Individuals' Situation Awareness when Traveling Indoor Environments BIBAFull-Text 305-306
  Abdulrhman A. Alkhanifer; Stephanie Ludi
Dytective: Toward a Game to Detect Dyslexia BIBAFull-Text 307-308
  Luz Rello; Abdullah Ali; Jeffrey P. Bigham
Design and Evaluation of a Simplified Online Banking Interface for People with Cognitive Disabilities BIBAFull-Text 309-310
  Mario Erazo; Gottfried Zimmermann
GraCALC: An Accessible Graphing Calculator BIBAFull-Text 311-312
  Cagatay Goncu; Kim Marriott
ARCoach 2.0: Optimizing a Vocational Prompting System Based on Augmented Reality for People with Cognitive Impairments BIBAFull-Text 313-314
  Yao-Jen Chang; Ya-Shu Kang; Yao-Sheng Chang; Hung-Huan Liu
BendableSound: a Fabric-based Interactive Surface to Promote Free Play in Children with Autism BIBAFull-Text 315-316
  Deysi Helen Ortega; Franceli Linney Cibrian; Mónica Tentori
Designing Kinect2Scratch Games to Help Therapists Train Young Adults with Cerebral Palsy in Special Education School Settings BIBAFull-Text 317-318
  Yao-Jen Chang; Ya-Shu Kang; Yao-Sheng Chang; Hung-Huan Liu; Cheng-Chieh Wang; Chia Chun Kao
Model-Based Automated Accessibility Testing BIBFull-Text 319-320
  Giorgio Brajnik; Chiara Pighin; Sara Fabbro
Usability for Accessibility: A Consolidation of Requirements for Mobile Applications BIBAFull-Text 321-322
  Clauirton A. Siebra; Tatiana B. Gouveia; Anderson Filho; Walter Correia; Marcelo Penha; Marcelo Anjos; Fabiana Florentin; Fabio Q. B. Silva; Andre L. M. Santos
An Investigation into Appropriation of Portable Smart Devices by Users with Aphasia BIBAFull-Text 323-324
  Gennaro Imperatore; Mark D. Dunlop
Japanese Sentence Handwriting Learning System for Special Needs Education BIBAFull-Text 325-326
  Iwao Kobayashi; Nami Nemoto; Kiwamu Sato; Kaito Watanabe; Hiroshi Nunokawa; Naohiro Ogasawara
DroneNavigator: Using Drones for Navigating Visually Impaired Persons BIBAFull-Text 327-328
  Mauro Avila; Markus Funk; Niels Henze
Calendars for Individuals with Cognitive Disabilities: A Comparison of Table View and List View BIBAFull-Text 329-330
  Frode Eika Sandnes; Maud Veronica Lundh
Mobile Phone Access to a Sign Language Dictionary BIBAFull-Text 331-332
  Michael D. Jones; Harley Hamilton; James Petmecky
Teaching Accessibility, Learning Empathy BIBAFull-Text 333-334
  Cynthia Putnam; Maria Dahman; Emma Rose; Jinghui Cheng; Glenn Bradford
Road Sensing: Personal Sensing and Machine Learning for Development of Large Scale Accessibility Map BIBAFull-Text 335-336
  Yusuke Iwasawa; Koya Nagamine; Yutaka Matsuo; Ikuko Eguchi Yairi
Adaptive Assistance to Support and Promote Performance-Impaired People in Manual Assembly Processes BIBFull-Text 337-338
  Manuel Kölz; Darrell Jordon; Peter Kurtz; Thomas Hörz
Issues influencing the Uptake of Smartphone Reminder apps for People with Acquired Brain Injury BIBAFull-Text 339-340
  Matthew Jamieson; Marilyn McGee-Lennon; Breda Cullen; Stephen Brewster; Jonathan Evans
"Read That Article": Exploring Synergies between Gaze and Speech Interaction BIBAFull-Text 341-342
  Diogo Vieira; João Dinis Freitas; Cengiz Acartürk; António Teixeira; Luís Sousa; Samuel Silva; Sara Candeias; Miguel Sales Dias
Exploring the Use of Massive Open Online Courses for Teaching Students with Intellectual Disability BIBAFull-Text 343-344
  Rodrigo Laiola Guimarães; Andrea Britto Mattos
VITHEA-Kids: a Platform for Improving Language Skills of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder BIBAFull-Text 345-346
  Vânia Mendonça; Luísa Coheur; Alberto Sardinha
The Development of a Framework for Understanding the UX of Subtitles BIBAFull-Text 347-348
  Michael Crabb; Rhianne Jones; Mike Armstrong
An Empirical Study for Examining the Performance of Visually Impaired People in Recognizing Shapes through a Vibro-tactile Feedback BIBAFull-Text 349-350
  Waseem Safi; Fabrice Maurel; Jean-Marc Routoure; Pierre Beust; Gaël Dias
Breaking Barriers with Assistive Macros BIBAFull-Text 351-352
  André Rodrigues
Making Connections: Modular 3D Printing for Designing Assistive Attachments to Prosthetic Devices BIBAFull-Text 353-354
  Megan Kelly Hofmann
Sensory Substitution Training for Users Who Are Blind with Dynamic Stimuli, Games and Virtual Environments BIBAFull-Text 355-356
  Shachar Maidenbaum
SlidePacer: Improving Class Pace for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students BIBAFull-Text 357-358
  Alessandra Brandao
Sequential Gestural Passcodes on Google Glass BIBAFull-Text 359-360
  Abdullah Ali
Talkabel: A Labeling Method for 3D Printed Models BIBAFull-Text 361-362
  Lei Shi
Haptic Gloves Prototype for Audio-Tactile Web Browsing BIBAFull-Text 363-364
  Andrii Soviak
Exploring New Paradigms for Accessible 3D Printed Graphs BIBAFull-Text 365-366
  Michele Hu
The Effects of Automatic Speech Recognition Quality on Human Transcription Latency BIBAFull-Text 367-368
  Yashesh Gaur

Poster Session 2

Web Search Credibility Assessment for Individuals who are Blind BIBAFull-Text 369-370
  Ali Abdolrahmani; Ravi Kuber; William Easley
A Voting System for AAC Symbol Acceptance BIBAFull-Text 371-372
  E. A. Draffan; Mike Wald; Nawar Halabi; Amatullah Kadous; Amal Idris; Nadine Zeinoun; David Banes; Dana Lawand
A Direct TeX-to-Braille Transcribing Method BIBAFull-Text 373-374
  Andreas Papasalouros; Antonis Tsolomitis
Spoken Language, Conversational Assistive Systems for People with Cognitive Impairments?: Yes, If BIBAFull-Text 375-376
  Ramin Yaghoubzadeh; Stefan Kopp
Correction of the Fundamental Voice Frequency Using Tactile and Visual Feedback BIBAFull-Text 377-378
  Rodrigo Leone Alves; Carlos M. G. S. Lima; Raimundo C. S. Freire
TinyBlackBox: Supporting Mobile In-The-Wild Studies BIBAFull-Text 379-380
  Kyle Montague; André Rodrigues; Hugo Nicolau; Tiago Guerreiro
APLUS: A 3D Corpus of French Sign Language BIBAFull-Text 381-382
  Annelies Braffort; Mohamed Benchiheub; Bastien Berret
Supporting Everyday Activities for Persons with Visual Impairments Through Computer Vision-Augmented Touch BIBAFull-Text 383-384
  Leah Findlater; Lee Stearns; Ruofei Du; Uran Oh; David Ross; Rama Chellappa; Jon Froehlich
A haptic device to support the use of a glucose monitor by individuals who are blind or visually impaired BIBAFull-Text 385-386
  Matthew Standard; Jacob Park; Dianne T. V. Pawluk
Exploring Interface Design for Independent Navigation by People with Visual Impairments BIBAFull-Text 387-388
  Erin L. Brady; Daisuke Sato; Chengxiong Ruan; Hironobu Takagi; Chieko Asakawa
MoviTouch: Mobile Movement Capability Configurations BIBAFull-Text 389-390
  Jan David Smeddinck; Jorge Hey; Nina Runge; Marc Herrlich; Christine Jacobsen; Jan Wolters; Rainer Malaka
Feel the Web: Towards the Design of Haptic Screen Interfaces for Accessible Web Browsing BIBAFull-Text 391-392
  Andrii Soviak; Vikas Ashok; Yevgen Borodin; Yury Puzis; I. V. Ramakrishnan
Multiomodal Application for the Perception of Spaces (MAPS) BIBAFull-Text 393-394
  Richard Adams; Dianne Pawluk; Margaret Fields; Ryan Clingman
Opportunity: Inclusive Design for Interactive Simulations BIBAFull-Text 395-396
  Emily B. Moore; Clayton Lewis
Development of BCI Based Softwares to Assist People with Mobility Limitations in the School Inclusion Process BIBAFull-Text 397-398
  Regina de Oliveira Heidrich; Marsal A. Branco; João Batista Mossmann; Anderson Rodrigo Schuh; Emely Jensen
The Impact of Stuttering: How Can a Mobile App Help? BIBAFull-Text 399-400
  Iva Demarin; Ljubica Leko; Maja Škrobo; Helena Germano; Patrícia Macedo; Rui Neves Madeira
Exploring the Potential of Wearables to Support Employment for People with Mild Cognitive Impairment BIBAFull-Text 401-402
  Victor Dibia; Shari Trewin; Maryam Ashoori; Thomas Erickson
Predictive Link Following for Accessible Web Browsing BIBAFull-Text 403-404
  Jiri Roznovjak; John J. Magee
Appliance Displays: Accessibility Challenges and Proposed Solutions BIBAFull-Text 405-406
  Giovanni Fusco; Ender Tekin; Nicholas A. Giudice; James M. Coughlan
People with Parkinson's Disease Using Computers BIBAFull-Text 407-408
  Maria Hartikainen; Saila Ovaska
Mobile Integrated Assistance to Empower People Coping with Parkinson's Disease BIBAFull-Text 409-410
  Carla Pereira; Patrícia Macedo; Rui Neves Madeira
SECPT Framework: A Travelling Experience Based Framework for Visually Impaired People BIBAFull-Text 411-412
  Jing Guan; Clifford Sze-Tsan Choy
Depicting the Keypad Mouse Interface: Exploring Pointing Behaviors of Three Input Devices BIBAFull-Text 413-414
  J. Eduardo Pérez; Xabier Valencia; Myriam Arrue; Julio Abascal
A Model-Based Tool to develop an Accessible Media Player BIBAFull-Text 415-416
  María González-García; Lourdes Moreno; Paloma Martínez
Video Analysis for Includification Requirements BIBAFull-Text 417-418
  Alexander Hofmann; Helmut Hlavacs

Demo Session

Accessible Mobile Biometrics for Elderly BIBAFull-Text 419-420
  Ramon Blanco-Gonzalo; Raul Sanchez-Reillo; Löic Martinez-Normand; Belen Fernandez-Saavedra; Judith Liu-Jimenez
Can We Make Dynamic, Accessible and Fun One-Switch Video Games? BIBAFull-Text 421-422
  Sebastián Aced López; Fulvio Corno; Luigi De Russis
ChatWoz: Chatting through a Wizard of Oz BIBAFull-Text 423-424
  Pedro Fialho; Luísa Coheur
Eyes-free Exploration of Shapes with Invisible Puzzle BIBAFull-Text 425-426
  Andrea Gerino; Lorenzo Picinali; Cristian Bernareggi; Sergio Mascetti
TactileMaps.net: A Web Interface for Generating Customized 3D-Printable Tactile Maps BIBAFull-Text 427-428
  Brandon T. Taylor; Anind K. Dey; Dan P. Siewiorek; Asim Smailagic
ARMStrokes: A Mobile App for Everyday Stroke Rehabilitation BIBAFull-Text 429-430
  Jin Guo; Ted Smith; David Messing; Ziying Tang; Sonia Lawson; Jinjuan Heidi Feng
READ: A (Research) Platform for Evaluating Non-visual Access Methods to Digital Documents BIBAFull-Text 431-432
  Laurent Sorin; Julie Lemarié; Mustapha Mojahid
Using Dynamic Audio Feedback to Support Peripersonal Reaching in Visually Impaired People BIBAFull-Text 433-434
  Graham Wilson; Stephen A. Brewster
An Enhanced Electrolarynx with Automatic Fundamental Frequency Control based on Statistical Prediction BIBAFull-Text 435-436
  Kou Tanaka; Tomoki Toda; Graham Neubig; Sakriani Sakti; Satoshi Nakamura
Nonvisual Access to an Interactive Electric Field Simulation: Work in Progress BIBAFull-Text 437-438
  Clayton Lewis; Derek Riemer
Balance Assessment in Fall-Prevention Exergames BIBAFull-Text 439-440
  Carlos Miguel Dias de Brito; João Tiago Pinheiro Neto Jacob; Rui Pedro Silva Nóbrega; António Manuel Nogueira Santos
ASL CLeaR: STEM Education Tools for Deaf Students BIBAFull-Text 441-442
  Jeanne Reis; Erin T. Solovey; Jon Henner; Kathleen Johnson; Robert Hoffmeister
EnTable: Rewriting Web Data Sets as Accessible Tables BIBAFull-Text 443-444
  Steven Gardiner; Anthony Tomasic; John Zimmerman
A Game to Target the Spelling of German Children with Dyslexia BIBAFull-Text 445-446
  Maria Rauschenberger; Silke Fuechsel; Luz Rello; Clara Bayarri; Azuki Gòrriz
The Implementation of a Vocabulary and Grammar for an Open-Source Speech-Recognition Programming Platform BIBAFull-Text 447-448
  Jean K. Rodriguez-Cartagena; Andrea C. Claudio-Palacios; Natalia Pacheco-Tallaj; Valerie Santiago González; Patricia Ordonez-Franco