We are 6 students from the University of Calgary, each studying a different field of engineering. In TOM Calgary 2015, we were paired with Gloria Rubio and tasked with developing tools to aid the visually-impaired.
Part of TOM Calgary 2015
helping a person with Parkinson disease
We are to design an accessory for a wheelchair to be able to traverse snow.
Home weighing system for wheelchair users
פרוייקט מחשוב לביש נועד לאפשר לילדים בעלי מוגבלויות לתקשר עם הסביבה, להשתלב בחוגים שונים ולפתח את יכולות התקשורת שלהם.
Musical Experience TOM
By pushing a button you can open and scan papers
Specialized wheelchair for children with cerebral palsy
Hillary is living with Rett Syndrome with no verbal communication capacity and limited fine+gross motor skill. A modified furniture/device/process is required such that she can join her family in regular meals and interactions
A cane that also incorporates an arm that can pick up dropped objects to ensure the user doesn't have to bend down, and potentially loose balance.
Rose's Cane: Extra set of hands
Voice Activated SOS Button
Development of a customizable assistive communication device that plays sounds uploaded from a PC when customizable buttons are pressed, and logs use to allow review of progress.
A software solution is needed to help those with non-verbal autism in communicating