#Participation

This research area aims to promote social participation and diversity, to strengthen the voice of clients, and to foster self-representation and self-organisation.

Projects

External Evaluation of the second season “Jamal al-Khatib – Mein Weg”

Evaluating the extremism-prevention project “Jamal al-Khatib – Mein Weg” (second season) using qualitative and ethnographic research methods

Cultural Heritage - Woodworking revisited

Old knowledge - ready for the future. The sparkling science project HR (Holzhandwerk revisited) combines traditional artisanship and new forms of communication, scientific research and a young approac...

Guideline for the dialogue with relatives

Caring for relatives is a common reality. A new guideline is developed to support carers better in challenging situations

Youth Study Pielachtal

Investigating and analysing the realities young people’s life in the Pielachtal region to design forward-looking measures that open up new perspectives for young people.

Inside Trading Cultures

Citizen scientists and researchers explore the Frankfurt Book Fair.

Inclusive housing project Diakonie

Inclusive housing projects are the future. But what does it take for such concepts to work and deliver what they promise?

Courage in local communities

„Courage in local communities” develops a concept that allows municipalities to counter violence, vandalism and juvenile delinquency.

Publications

Doppler, J., Gradl, C., Sommer, S., & Rottermanner, G. (2018). Improving User Engagement and Social Participation of Elderly People Through a TV and Tablet-Based Communication and Entertainment Platform. In K. Miesenberger & G. Kouroupetroglou (Eds.), Computers Helping People with Special Needs (pp. 365–373). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
Grabner, M., & von Suess, R. (2018). Herstellung eines Holznagels | Holzhandwerk revisited [Videobeitrag].
Grabner, M., & von Suess, R. (2018). Behauen von Rundholz 360° | Holzhandwerk revisited [360° Video].
Grabner, M., & von Suess, R. (2018). Herstellung eines Zaunrings 360° | Holzhandwerk revisited [360° Video].
Pflegerl, J., Doppler, J., Ganaus, P., & Pripfl, J. (2018). Digitale Helfer für Gesundheit und Pflege. Seniorenheim-Magazin, (01/2018), 16–17.
Rottermanner, G., Judmaier, P., Aeraky, S. E., Gradl, C., & Sommer, S. (2018). Brelomate: A Multiscreen Communication and Gaming Platform to Enhance Social Inclusion. In Proceedings of the 10th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (pp. 928–931). New York, NY, USA: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3240167.3240229
Rottermanner, G., Judmaier, P., El Aeraky, S., Gradl, C., & Sommer, S. (2018). Brelomate: Eine digitale Plattform zur Förderung sozialer Teilhabe. In Mensch und Computer 2018 - Workshopband (pp. 949–953). Bonn: Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. https://doi.org/10.18420/muc2018-demo-0376
Doppler, J., Rottermanner, G., Sommer, S., Judmaier, P., Pflegerl, J., & Gradl, C. (2018). Spielerisch zur neuen Technik - User Centered Design verbessert Technologieakzeptanz im Alter. ProCare, 23, 24–27. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00735-018-0969-3
Rottermanner, G., Sommer, S., Gradl, C., Freisleben-Teutscher, C. F., Judmaier, P., Pflegerl, J., & Doppler, J. (2017). BRELOMATE 2: Die Spiele- und Kommunikationsplattform gegen soziale Isolation. In Umgebungsunterstütztes Leben - Beiträge zum Usability Day XV (pp. 48–53). Dornbirn: Pabst Science Publishers.
Kromer, L., Wagner, M., Blumenstein, K., Rind, A., & Aigner, W. (2016). Performance Comparison between Unity and D3.js for Cross-Platform Visualization on Mobile Devices. In Proceedings of the 9th Forum Media Technology 2016 (pp. 47–52). CEUR-WS.

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