On September 10-12, 2012 in Laval, France, the 9th International Conference on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies took place.
The conference covered a wide range of practical and research topics grouped by the following areas: post stroke rehabilitation; cognitive rehabilitation; augmented reality; visual impairment vision; hearing and speech; motor rehabilitation; training and assessment; design and analysis; interaction with virtual environments.
Latest developments in the field of virtual rehabilitation have been presented as a full paper reports by 78 research teams from 25 countries.
The International Clinic of Rehabilitation presented a web-based home rehabilitation game system for balance training and held a practical demonstration of it in action.
Creative communication and experience exchange with specialists from different countries has revealed many interesting tasks in the development and use of hardware and software in rehabilitation.