Tablets for seniors

Scientific monitoring of the use of a senior-friendly interface for tablet computers
Tablets for seniors


The project, sponsored by the Ministry of the Interior, Sports and Infrastructure of Rhineland-Palatinate, compares the use of tablet computers with and without a surface adapted for senior citizens.

Partners in the project are

  • Rhineland-Palatinate State Senior Citizens Representation e.V.
  • German Telekom AG
  • Samsung Electronics GmbH.
  • Doro Group
  • mObserve GmbH


Dahn, I., Ferdinand, P. & Lachmann, P. (2014). Supporting Senior Citizen Using Tablet Computers. In: Miesenberger, K., Fels, D., Archambault, D., Penaz, P., Zagler, W. (Eds.). Computers Helping People with Special Needs. 14th International Conference, ICCHP 2014, Paris, France, July 9-11, 2014, Proceedings, Part II, pp 323-330.