Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe

Welcome to AAATE!

AAATE's mission is

"to stimulate the advancement of assistive technology for the benefit of people with disabilities, including elderly people"

Join Us!


Join us at:

AAATE Workshop 2014: Education in “Care and Assistive Technology”, Heerlen, The Netherlands, May 22 and 23 2014 (A brief report on he workshop  can be found here.)

Professionals across Europe play a critical role in the successful application of AT for people with disability. The level of their knowledge and expertise regarding Assistive Technology is therefor essential. Education is a key element in building and maintaining the required expertise.


AAATE Conference 2015: Budapest Hungary


The Journal of Assistive Technologies is planning a special issue in 2014 on research relating to the use of assistive technology for any life benefit by people living with dementia. The call for papers can be found following this link.

A successful conference: AAATE conference 2013: Vilamoura, Algarve - Portugal, September 19-22, 2013

Assistive Technology and Development A message to the UN General Assembly

AAATE is partner in the eAccess+ project focusing on implementaiton of eAccessibility.
AAATE is partner in the ETNA project focusing on a European Web Portal on Assistive products.

AAATE supports in eAccess+ the online symposion for R&D in Web Accessiblity. More at: