JURORS DISTINCTION: Most Innovative Nomination
Original title: Ability
Producer: Bipin B Agravat
Location: Rajkot, Gujarat, INDIA
Platform: Animation Based
The product is a unique communication tool which aims to eradicate the lack of local, custombuild software which can bridge the digital divide of converting text to sign language to voice and vice versa. Besides people with sensory disability the application can also be used as a teaching tool for their relatives and others interested in learning the sign language. The Ability application is a tool that can promote independent communication for persons who are hearing impaired or experience communication challenges by allowing effective two-way communication to occur in as natural an environment as possible. It can provide users with unparalleled opportunities in classroom, business and everyday environments.