- Social Inclusion
"Serving individuals with special needs through research and innovation in affordable assistive technologies"
ASSISTECH is an inter-disciplinary group of faculty, research staff and students from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, which is engaged in using modern technology for finding affordable solutions for the differently abled in country. The focus of the group is on mobility and education which we consider are fundamental to enable any person to live independently and with dignity.
After grand success of SmartCane, a study was conducted which identified more serious problems which could be solved using the current technologies. The three major problems to be tackled with MAVI are: