GDC Vault is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC
This is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.
|Session Name:||Worlds Unlocked: Designing for Accessibility in VR (Presented by Oculus)|
|Track / Format:||Partners|
Did you know free users get access to 30% of content from the last 2 years?
|Overview:||Designing for accessibility is a fundamental consideration when planning a new hardware or software product. A long time leader in this design practice, Facebook has supported Oculus in the continued effort to improve current products, plan for new ones, and challenge the industry at large to think differently. VR provides a new opportunity to bring immersive experiences to those with accessibility limitations in sight, hearing, mobility, and cognition. There is still a lot to explore when considering this new medium. In this talk we will be sharing some product examples, best practices, and improvement opportunities with future products.|