CONGRESS AGENDA

4th INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON TECHNOLOGY AND TOURISM FOR DIVERSITY

Monday, 15th

From 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. WELCOME SPEECH

4 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. two Short film screening: “pip" and "Ian” - Break

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Hyper-local solutions for global problems.
Understanding the impact of tourism from telephone data.
Andorra Use Case.

  • Luis AlonsoLuis Alonso PhD and Research Scientist at MIT.

 

5:30 p.m. A 6:00 p.m. Video screening in Spanish: Accessibility in leisure activities - Break

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. New Generation Smart Tourism Destinations

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Videogame Session with EVAD: Among us

Tuesday, 16th
3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Keynote Speech: ACCESSIBILITY IN THE SMART TOURIST DESTINATION MODEL

 

4 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. Short film screening in Spanish: “Te quiero mal” - Break

4.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. Accessibilitech

  • Chair: Antonio IngelmoProject Leader Accessibilitech ONCE Foundation.
  • Enrique García Technician in the Accessible Technology and Innovation.
  • José UseroSenior Project Manager at DIGITALEUROPE.
  • Miguel González Knowledge and E-Learning Officer at the European Association of Service Providers for People with Disabilities (EASPD).

 

5:30 A 6:00 Assistive technology and products videos - Break

6 p.m to 7p.m. Accessible Videogames

 

Wednesday, 17th
3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Keynote Speech: 7 lakes 7 lives. A road movie through the inclusive universe

  • David RiañoResearcher at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and the University of California-Davis.

4:00 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. short film screening in spanish: “Inocente” - Break

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Design, Technology, Sustainability and Inclusion: NEW EUROPEAN BAUHAUS

5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Video screening: Accessibility in leisure activities- Break

6:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m. ACCESSIBILITY AND CYberseCURITY and Accessibility

 

Thursday, 18th
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The evolution of tourism after the pandemic.

 

4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Short film screening in Spanish: “Vuelco” -Break

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The relevance of accessibility for recreational
and cultural buildings

 

5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Assistive technology and products videos - Break

6:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m. amazing applications of Technology to everyday life

  • Modera: Paloma Cid Coordinator of the project "Research for Accessibility in the workplace", Fundación ONCE
  • Clara ManciniFull Professor of Animal-Computer Interaction at The Open University’s School of Computing and Communications.
  • Kevin PajestkaR&D,Production of InnoMake & Marketing, Tec-Innovation GmbH.
  • Viktorija PanevaResearcher, Bayreuth University.
  • Antonio SánchezCEO de Bemyvega, S.L.

 

Friday, 19 th
3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Keynote Speech: Reducing barriers to travel and tourism through emerging technologies

  • David Banes Director of David Banes Access and Inclusion Services and was formerly CEO, at Mada the Qatar Assistive Technology and Accessibility Center.

 

4 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. Video screening: “Bienal de Arte
Contemporáneo” and “Únicos” - Break

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The new mobility scenario: technology and inclusion

 

PROGRAMME: NEW PERSPECTIVES IN TECHNOLOGY, TOURISM AND DIVERSITY

 

FROM MONDAY 15TH:

SESSION 1: 3D Printing for society

SESSION 2: Training in Tourism Accessibility: A Business Opportunity

FROM TUESDAY 16TH:

SESSION 3: Audio description Workshop

 

SESSION 4: Technological Solutions for visually impaired people

  • Chair: Dani Guash.Academic Director of the Chair of Accessibility of the Polytechnic University of Catalonia.
  • Yael ShomromGlobal Marketing Manager of Step-Hear.
  • David TraviesoAssistant Professor at the Department of Psicología Básica of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
  • Antonio Alarcón Castro Instead technologies For Helping People, S.L.

 

SESSION 5: Best Practices in Tourism

  • Chair: Ivor AmbroseManaging Director, ENAT
  • Mahadevan P Head of Operations for Benchmarking and Certification of Destinations.
  • Cintia BrunoExecutive Director of the Executive Directorate of Tourist Rights, Tourist Ombudsman's Office.
  • Helena Isabel Ribeiro Project Manager of the ALL FOR ALL Programme Turismo de Portugal.
  • Marta Salvador Innovation Coordinator Accesible Nest – Innovation Tourism Centre in Portugal.

 

FROM WEDNESDAY 17TH:

SESIÓN 6: Accessible Tourist information About Accessibility

 

FROM THURSDAY 18TH:

SESSION 7: Inclusive Culture and Leisure

SESSION 8: Contributions to children with disabilities’ play

  • Chair: Julio AbascalProfessor at the UPV/EHU (Spain).
  • Teodiano FreireProfessor, Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo (Vitoria, Brasil).
  • Martina EckertProfessor at the School of Telecommunications Systems and Engineering (ETSIST) of the UPM.
  • Beatriz Domingo Soria Physiotherapist at the "Pinar de San José" Primary School.
  • Sandra M. Espín Tello Postdoctoral Researcher at the Laboratory of Human-Computer Interaction for Special Needs – EGOKITUZ at University of the Basque Country.
  • Xabier Gardeazabal Research member at the Laboratory of Human-Computer Interaction for Special Needs – EGOKITUZ at University of the Basque Country.

FROM FRIDAY 19TH:

SESSION 9: Smart Cities & Universal Design