2nd Edition

“Mada Qatar Assistive Technology Center y is pleased to announce the 2nd edition of Nafath Majlis in the second quarter of this year under the theme:

Roles of Next Generation User Interfaces to support People with Disabilities”

“The second edition of Nafath Workshop is dedicated to addressing the field of accessibility of advanced User Interfaces (UIs),
which are central to shaping the future of human-computer interaction. We invite researchers, practitioners, and industry experts to contribute their work and insights,
helping to forge a path toward UIs that are intuitive, inclusive, and empowering for all users.”

Topics of Interest
“The list of topics includes, but is not limited to:

  • Voice Recognition Systems for Accessibility
  • Tangible User Interfaces
  • Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality as Tools for Empowerment in Disability
  • Brain-Computer Interfaces
  • Accessible User Interface Design
  • Adaptive User Interfaces
  • Multimodal Interfaces
  • Evaluating Usability of User Interfaces for People with Disabilities
  • Universal Design in User Interfaces Development
  • The Role of AI in Enhancing Accessibility through User Interfaces
  • Gesture-Based Interfaces
  • Wearable Technologies for Disability
  • Cross-Cultural Perspectives on UI Accessibility
  • The Future of Inclusivity in User Interfaces
  • Social Implications of Advanced UI Technologies for Individuals with Disabilities”

Important Dates
“Paper Submission Deadline: 30 April, 2024
Notification of Acceptance: 5 May, 2024
Nafath Majlis Date: May, 2024”

“Scientists, researchers, practitioners, and industry professionals are invited to submit original and unpublished papers. Submissions should present novel perspectives, empirical studies, theoretical insights, case studies, or best practices within the realm of assistive technologies and digital accessibility.

We invite the submission of papers exclusively in English or Arabic, which have to be formatted in accordance with Nafath template guidelines (For more details about the instructions, please visit the following link: https://nafath.mada.org.qa/instruction-for-authors/ ).

Authors may submit their papers through our online submission portal available at: https://nafath.mada.org.qa

For more information
For any queries or additional information, please visit Nafath website: https://nafath.mada.org.qa or email us: edge@mada.org.qa