Research Partners


Dr. Pedro Encarnação
Dr. Luis Azevedo
Dr. Richard Simpson
Interdisciplinary Team for Studies on Local Development – Universidad del Rosario


Dr. Pedro Encarnação

Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Engineering of the Catholic University of Portugal, UCP Sintra’s Campus, Portugal

Institution/Organization: Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Catholic University of Portugal)
AT Lab Research Link: Children’s Development and AT and Assistive Technology Development
Website: Dr. Pedro Encarnação – Catholic University of Portugal


Dr. Luis Azevedo

Details for Dr. Azevedo to follow

Institution/Organization: Anditec – Rehabilitation Technologies
AT Lab Research Link: Assistive Technology Development
Website: Anditec


Dr. Richard Simpson

Associate Professor in the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences at the New York Institute of Technology

Institution/Organization: School of Engineering and Computing Sciences at the New York Institute of Technology
AT Lab Research Link: Children’s Development and AT and Assistive Technology Development
Website: Dr. Richard Simpson - New York Institute of Technology


Universidad del Rosario – Bogota, Colombia

Interdisciplinary Team for Studies on Local Development

Individuals Involved: Edgar Luna, Nadia Rodriguez, Juliana Restrepo, Mónica Mendoza, Natalia Molina, and Juan David Guevara
Collaborating Departments: School of Political Science, School of Human Sciences – Sociology, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Social Action Institute
AT Lab Research Link: Internationally Appropriate Assistive Technology
Website: Interdisciplinary Team for Studies on Local Development – Universidad del Rosario