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The Voir & Entendre Foundation partner of the European project ECOMODE invite to a conference dedicated to the presentation of the a new generation of camera to facilitate navigation on smartphones for the elderly.

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DSC00441Four years of research have enabled the development of an innovative technology that will revolutionize the interaction between man and mobile communication technologies: thanks to the integration of a neuromorphic camera inspired by human vision, it is now possible to control a smartphone (or digital tablet) by voice or by gesture, whatever the environmental conditions may be ("light and sound intensities") and without overconsumption of the battery.

This means a great step forward in facilitating the use of these communication tools by the elderly and visually impaired, who often have difficulty with small touch screens!

Come and discover this prototype on Tuesday 24 July 2018, from 10h30 to 12h30 at the Cité Universitaire (Paris), during a conference/demonstration organised by the Voir & Entendre Foundation and the Institut de la Vision, partners of the European project ECOMODE (Event-Driven Compressive Vision for Multimodal Interaction with Mobile Devices).

The ECOMODE project is led by a European consortium and funded by the European Commission.

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USEFUL INFORMATION

Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Timetable: 10h30 -12h30

Address: Cité Universitaire - 17 Boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris - Salon David-Weill

Transport: RER B / Tram T3 / Bus 67, 21

The conference will be followed by a buffet.

Deadline for participation 13 July 2018 at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Workplan

It contains the 3 technological WPs: WP2 focuses on providing EDC hardware, WP3 focuses on computationally exploiting EDC technology for Gesture analysis and...

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