Date: 13/06/2022

Mada Innovation Team hosted the second Show&Tell of this season at Mada Lab on 5G Verticals, IoT & Accessibility. The session was presented by Dr ZIED BOUIDA, a Senior Researcher and a Cisco Chair technical manager at the Sensor Systems and Internet of Things (IoT) Lab at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. Dr Zied is also a Senior Member of the IEEE and currently serving as IEEE R7 Young Professionals Committee Chair.

Date: 08/06/2022

First User testing for Lazarillo Indoor wayfinding solution at Msherieb Metro station has been completed as part of Mada Innovation Programs strategy to implement Mada Supported solutions at Mada Strategic Partner organizations

Date: 07/06/2022

Mada will submit a paper on accessible museum at Mathaf QF. This is part of the collaboration with Mathaf QF to setup 6 accessible solutions for supporting disabled Mathaf visitors.

Date: 02/06/2022

Mada Lab was glad to host the seminar ” Discussion of Primary Results to Discuss Supporting Digital Integration of Elderly People and Caregivers for Qatari and Arab Families “. It is joint research by HBKU, Ihsan, Mada Centre and the Canadian Network of Technology for Elderly People, funded by Qatar National Research Fund and Doha International Family Institute, as Dr. Dena Al-Thani, Assistant Professor and The Director of Interdisciplinary Programs at the College of Science and Engineering at Hamad Bin Khalifa University, chaired the seminar and discussed the recommendations with a group of experts and specialists.

Date: 01/06/2022

Proud to announce the winning of Autism Lab Project from CREATREA LLC, one of Mada Lab sponsors, in the QBIC Hackathon 2022
Autism Lab is a mixed reality platform to deliver a variety of scenarios that simulate virtual tours to support children with autism and their families. Also, it helps researchers and experts.

Date: 30/05/2022

CEO of Kidzania visits Mada Lab to explore the ideas to have an Flight simulation lab, accessible gaming and Inclusive education for PWD’s at Kidzania Doha.

Date: 30/05/2022

Mada Innovation team completes the successful expert testing of Sukoon App for Deaf. The App will provide comprehensive signlanguage feedback for Arabic language library. Sukoon is supported by Mada Innovation Program

Date: 29/05/2022

Mada Innovation Team completes the successful testing for Mind Race Learning and gaming tool using NextMind device for people with physical disability. The solution is supported under Mada Innovation program

Date: 19/05/2022

Mada Innovation Team promotes the importance of accessible solutions for PWD’s to encourage and develop innovations and solutions in the Arabic language to support persons with disabilities to ensure digital inclusion for all.

Date: 12/04/2022

Part of the awareness session held by the Center in cooperation with Mada Lab sponsor Sensory Souk on Autism Spectrum Disorder, coinciding with the Autism Awareness Month (April 2022)