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AccessibleEU Spain - V Accessibility Seminars: Accessibility beyond the memory (WS & MLE-ES-01)

AccessibleEU co-organises this workshop on the memory and its importance in navigating the city, together with the "Universidad Politécnica de Madrid" within the framework of Madrid’s Science and Technology Week.

This event seeks to raise awareness on the role that memory plays in navigating the urban environment, to share wayfinding strategies to improve inclusive city navigation, to make the relevance of accessibility visible within a large event on science, to put accessibility in context thanks to the work of centres such as AccessibleEU and to promote AccessibleEU as an international initiative to foster the inclusion of persons with disabilities.

Details on the event:

  • Target audience: Professionals, students and general public interested in accessibility from architecture, urban and design fields.

  • When: Friday, November 17, 2023

  • Where: ETSAM, UPM (Sala de Grados B). Av. Juan de Herrera, 4, 28040 Madrid, Spain.

  • Format: Hybrid

  • Type of event: Workshop and mutual learning session

  • Language: Spanish

  • Accessibilty information: Captioning and sign interpretation in Spanish.

  • How to participate: Free registration

  • More information

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  • Friday 17 November 2023, 15:00 - 19:00 (CET)
  • Spain


  1. 17 Nov 2023, 15:00 - 19:00 (CET)
    • 15:00 Andrea Alonso, Alba Ramírez y Delfín Jiménez (Introduction and presentation of speakers)
    • 15:15 Ana Torres (The colour of Alzheimer)
    • 15:30 Cat Yuste (The memory in the visual disability)
    • 15:45 Verónica Martínez (Moving around in the city with acquired brain damage)
    • 16:00 Dimas García (Wayfinding)
    • 16:15 Discussion and questions
    • 16:30 Coffee break
    • 17:00 Wayfinding workshop
    • 18:55 Conclusions and closing

Practical information

Friday 17 November 2023, 15:00 - 19:00 (CET)