5TH Edition of the Discapnet Awards for accessible technologies: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

ONCE Foundation’s Discapnet Awards for Accessible TechnologiesThe awards aim to recognise the best initiatives and actions taken within the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to improve the quality of life of people with disabilities and also entities and organizations that have been continuously working to improve accessibility to technology.

Category A. Award for the service or product based on technology to improve the quality of life of the persons with disabilities. It will be an indispensable requirement to be eligible for the award that these products and services are available on the market.

Category B. Award for the person, company and organization with outstanding trajectory in improving accessibility of technology.

Category C. Award for entrepreneurial project with social impact on improving the quality of life of the persons with disabilities through the technology.

THE ONCE FOUNDATION

The ONCE Foundation’s main goal consists of creating labor integration and training programmes for people with disabilities and to promote universal accessibility through the creation of globally accessible environments, products and services.

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DISCAPNET

Discapnet is a website created and supported by the ONCE Foundation, that provides easy and quick access to relevant information for people with disabilities and their surroundings, encouraging their active participation in the information society.

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WINNERS 4th EDITION

The winners of the 4th edition were: Universidad Francisco de Vitoria (CEIEC) (category A), Samsung Electronics Iberia (category B) and Mass Factory (category C).

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