Georgia Tech researchers are conducting focus groups on your use of wearables and personal “smart” technologies. These may include health and fitness trackers (Fitbit, Jawbone), smart watches (Samsung Gear, Pebble Watch), and other wearable assistive technologies. We also are interested in your use of “smart” home technologies such as Amazon Echo and Dot (“Alexa”), Google Home, Nest Thermostat, Philips Hue Lights, and others.
- Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
- Times: 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. OR 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
- Place: In-person at the Georgia Center of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (4151 Memorial Drive, Suite 103-B, Decatur, GA 30032)
To be included, you must:
- Be 18 years of age or older
- Have owned or used a wearable or similar “smart” device for at least three (3) months
- Have a hearing-related disability
Each participant will receive a $40 cash stipend.
If you are interested in participating, please contact:
612-227-2225 (text or voice)
We will follow up with additional details.
The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Wireless Inclusive Technologies (Wireless RERC) is funded under a grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR grant number 90RE5025-01-00). NIDILRR is a Center within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).