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Buddy is creating a new marketplace of digital assistive technologies for people with cognitive disabilities.

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The Buddy project is inspired by an earlier project, where the Johannes Kepler University and Funka collaborated. We decided to continue to work together in this EU-funded project.

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About Buddy

The Buddy project is about independence for people with cognitive disabilities, presenting tools and assistive technology that supports the user, in an easy way.

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Funka – EDF Digital Accessibility Update!

On January 27th, 2022, Funka presented the Buddy project and demonstrated its results to people with disabilities, disabled persons organisations, service providers and professionals working with disability related issues.

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Webinar on Better cognitive support

A demonstration event tailored to AT producers and suppliers took place on February 4th, 2022. The event offered a demonstration of the Buddy project results, a discussion with a distinguished panel of experts, and a Q&A session with the audience.

The end user perspective – why Buddy is important

The Buddy project - Short interview with Philip.

The Buddy project - Short interview with Eva.

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If you would like more information about Buddy, don’t hesitate to contact us at info@buddyproject.eu

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Funded by the European Commission

Buddy has received funding from the European Commission’s Work Programme 2020 for Pilot Projects and Preparatory Actions (H2020-COGN-2020) in the field of Communications Networks, Content and Technology.