Nottingham Trent University – Coordinator – UK
Nottingham Trent University‘s main areas of activity are teaching undergraduate and post graduate students, and research. Absolute Numbers: 2,358 staff. Learners: 21,000. This project will be developed by the Interactive Systems Research group (ISRG) within the Computing and Informatics Team which develops and evaluates virtual environments, serious games and assistive technologies to promote the social inclusion of all EU citizens.
MARIE CURIE ASSOCIATION – Bulgaria
Marie Curie Association MCA, non-profit NGO – main activities are directed toward people with different type and stage of disabilities (PwDs) ,primarily in the spheres of their employment, professional orientation, consulting and training. MCA is working also with elderly people in order to improve their abilities for independent living during the Third stage of their life. MCA has managed and coordinated several national and international projects in the field of ODL and e-learning, career guidance, pre-qualification, employment, laboured law consultancies, mentoring, key competencies training, production of serious educational games, networks of employers of disability, education and employment mostly for PwDs at graduate and managerial levels and elderly people and all have had an emphasis on IT and web-resources, paper-based materials,
video, multimedia, sign language.
Centre of Professional Training in Culture – Romania
CPPC is one of the main training providers in Romania, especially in the cultural field. We provide training in the following fields: culture (cultural heritage, library, performing arts), IT (basic training, web design and DTP), management (project management, PR, communication, organisational management), human resources (HR inspector, training of trainers).
Greenhat Interactive Limited – UK
Greenhat Interactive Limited is a small registered (not for profit) company limited by guarantee working in the field of social regeneration focussing on education, the development of accessible e-learning materials and employment.
BID Services with Deaf People – UK
BID is a registered charity working to provide services for deaf people and to support the public sector in providing their services to include and support deaf people. These services include employment services, social work, care management, behavioural management training, Skills for Life, supporting people to live independently in their own homes, family and children’s services, interpreting, equipment provision, training in deaf awareness and British Sign Language and the Deaf Prisoners Project.
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens – GR
The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is the largest state institution of higher learning in Greece, and among the largest universities in Europe. The Laboratory of New Technologies has been founded in 1996, and it operates within the Faculty of Communication and Mass Media Studies of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
The Laboratory of New Technologies is active in fields of Research and Technological Development such as digital communication services, multimedia, hypermedia and virtual reality systems, adaptive, personalized and intelligent communication systems, visual communication and visual design, man-machine communication, ergonomics, computer-mediated communication, digital culture and digital civilization, digital games, digital technologies in open and distance learning, digital communication, digital governance and digital innovation applications,etc.
The activity record of the Laboratory includes research and technological development projects, academic collaboration partnerships, organization of scientific and cultural events, contribution in the edition of journals and set-up of digital media, production of educational software as well as education, training and new media literacy programs.