International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Speakers
Francesc Aragall
President
Design for All Foundation
Speaker
Designing Cities for People
09:00 - 11:00Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Francesc Aragall has developed his professional activity in the fields of ergonomics, biomechanics, accessibility and the Design for All concept, which he disseminates through the Design for All Foundation. He is also general manager of ProAsolutions, a Consultancy Company located in Barcelona and Porto. He is also patron of the Barcelona Centre de Disseny (BCD) and a lecturer on several postgraduate courses. Aragall is a frequent speaker at international conferences and author of several publications in the field of Design for All, including the European Concept for Accessibility Technical Assistance Manual (2003), Universal Design: The HUMBLES Method for User-Centred Business (2012) and co-author of European Concept for Accessibility for Administrations (2008) and Design for All in progress, from theory to practice (2013).