Cognitism - a direct cognitive assistant for people with autism.

Library of Challenges

Short description: Different cognition and hence different awarness of the social situation around you is a serious challenge for people with autism. Traditionally, support has been with methods and tools, e.g. TEACCH. Now the time is here for AI based digital solutions that support the social situation in-situ.

Market potential: People with an autism (spectrum) diagnosis is around 1,5 percent, which is approx. 6.5 million people within the EU. Half of theese people is the target group.

Timing: As soon as possible and the development of AI is central to support this.

Desired result: A software that either is downloadable as an app for smartphones and/or integrated with extra hardware.

Information on challenge owner: NGO/NPO.

Keywords: Cognitive aid; Artificial Intelligence; Image Processing; User Interfaces; Handicap aids

type of
Hardware solution, New technological approach, Service development, Software solution,
Industry Sector
Health Tech
For Who
Public body, institution or other non-profit organisation
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