ICCHP 2014

14th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs

July 09-11, 2014; Pre-Conference July 07-08, 2014

Université Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint-Denis; 2, Rue de la Liberté, 93200 Saint-Denis; France

Accessibility and Special Needs Service

Logo Sign LanguagePicture of a braille printLogo Induction LoopPicture of Linz Wheelchair Taxi

Special Transport


The “Arbeiter-Samariterbund” is an emergency medical service also offering special transport to people with mobility impairment.
ICCHP participants may ask for a special discount regarding the regular fee.

Contact details and reservation: 
Arbeiter-Samariterbund Linz
Reindlstrasse 24
A-4040 Linz
Phone: +43 732 / 21 27
Email: office@asb.or.at
WWW: Arbeiter-Samariterbund (in German only)

Special Transport with Ursula Schüler

Contact details and reservation: 
Ursula Schüler - Kleinbusfahrten mit Spezialeinrichtung für Behindertentransporte
Gauermanngasse 31 
A-2700 Wiener Neustadt
Phone: +43 26 22 / 24279
Email: office@ursula-schueler.at
WWW: Special Transport Ursula Schüler (only in German)

Taxi Service Reinhard Schöngruber

Taxi Service Reinhard Schöngruber offers wheelchair accessible cabs. As the number of accessible cabs is still little, please make you reservation soon enough. The price is the same as other taxi services in Linz.

Contact Details and reservation:
Phone: +43 732 / 22 44

The service is also available in the public framework of AST (Collective on-call taxi; a cheaper taxi service all night long). 

Contact Details and reservation:
Phone: +43 732 / 66 12 66

Visual Route Description

Plan to ICCHP registration and to Hotel Sommerhaus
Available as .pdf (607KB):

Download the Visual plan to registration and Hotel Sommerhaus

Plan of the conference building, your way to tracks and keynotes
Available as .pdf (1MB)

Download the Visual plan to the conference building, way to the tracks and to keynotes

Verbal Route Description

Your way to registration, conference building and Hotel Sommerhaus
Available as .txt (3KB):

Download the Verbal Route Description to registration, Conference Building and Hotel Sommerhaus

Inside the conference building and the way to keynotes
Available as .txt (1KB):

Download the Verbal Route Description inside the conference building and the way to keynotes

Accessible Accomodation

Please check the following Link to Accomodation for further information


- Induction loop
- Tables at various heights

Specific Need Assistants

Beginning from 7 a.m. a guidance service will be available at Hotel Sommerhaus assisting you at the breakfast. If required they will guide you to the University Campus afterwards. They will also help you to find your way at the University Campus, to Hotel Sommerhaus or to the tram.
If you need help during the conference, please don’t hesitate to ask for help. You will find assistance at the information desk.

Print Materials in Braille

- Tactile plan of the conference building
- Information sheet for participants

Digital Materials for Visual Impaired and Blind Participants

Available at registration desk.

Induction Loop

We will offer you an induction loop at
- the registration desk,
- the information desk,
- the Conference Opening,
- the keynotes and
- track 4

We have also a mobile induction loop at our disposal. If you want an induction loop elsewhere than noted above, please contact our specific needs team as soon as possible. Please consider: First come, first serve.

Sign Language Interpretation

From English to ISL (International Sign Language)
We will offer a translation of
- Conference Opening,
- Gala dinner,
- Keynotes
- and selected Sessions. 

The assignment of translated sessions is not totally fix yet. You may ask for Sign Language Interpretation of specific lectures / session
until June 20th 2008 (latest). Please do make your proposals until June 20, 2008 as the sign language interpreters need time to prepare for the translation.

Contact Details for Specific Needs

You can reach us via eMail:

ICCHP is a series of biannual scientific conferences in the field of ICT/AT for people with disabilities run in co-operation with the Johannes Kepler University, Linz and the Austrian Computer Society

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