Presentation 2009-03-25
VUTE: Communication Aid System for Emergency using Motion Pictogram
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Abstract(in English) The authors are developing the communication aid tool; VUTE (Visualized Universal Talking Environment) which which operates on portable information devices. VUTE is aiming at foreign people or hearing/speaking impaired people that have disability with speaking Japanese. It can display motion pictograms which enable users to improve comprehension. Furthermore, it is very unique because expression manner of sign language is introduced in the design of motion pictograms. In this paper, strategy of designing motion pictograms based on the expression manner of sign language and a demo system which is under development are reported.
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Keyword(in English) AAC / pictogram / sign language
Paper # WIT2008-83
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Conference Date 2009/3/16(1days)
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Title (in English) VUTE: Communication Aid System for Emergency using Motion Pictogram
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Keyword(1) AAC
Keyword(2) pictogram
Keyword(3) sign language
1st Author's Name Kaoru NAKAZONO
1st Author's Affiliation NTT Network Innovation Laboratories()
2nd Author's Name Yuji NAGASHIMA
2nd Author's Affiliation Kogakuin University
3rd Author's Name Naotsune HOSONO
3rd Author's Affiliation Oki Consulting Solutions
Date 2009-03-25
Paper # WIT2008-83
Volume (vol) vol.108
Number (no) 488
Page pp.pp.-
#Pages 6
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