are proud to announce the winners of the 2017 ITU Regional Competition for Latin America and the Caribbean “Mobile Applications for Accessibility”:
from Argentina won in the category 1 - Product under conception or development - of the ITU Samsung contest with the application
The idea is to develop a mobile digital communicator to enable and to optimize the interaction between a deaf person and a hearing person who is not familiarized with signal language.
Robson Fidalgo from Brazil won in the category 2 - Product available for use - of the contest. Its entry,
aBOARD, is a platform composed by the application aBOARD (for users with speaking difficulties), the web aBoard editor (for mediators, family and education/health professionals) and by the aBoard server (to authenticate the users and save the vocabulary produced).