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Center for Research and Education on Accessible Technology and Experiences (CREATE)



Our mission is to make technology accessible and to make the world accessible through technology.

Core Services Offered

Main activities of the center comprise research, education, and translation on accessible technologies for people with disabilities.

Funding Information

Microsoft Corporation
Private individual philanthropy

Reporting Structure

Center Co-Directors are Jennifer Mankoff (CSE) and Jacob O. Wobbrock (iSchool). They report to the Allen School Director, Magdalena Balazinska, and The Information School Dean, Anind Dey, respectively.

Related UW Entities

College of Engineering (Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering, Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering)
The Information School
School of Medicine (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine)
Disability Studies Program

External Partners

Microsoft, Digital City Testbed Center, Washington Assistive Technology Act Program