Papers 11: Inclusive Digital Interactives

Saturday, April 04, 2020: 11:00am - 12:20pm

Access Smithsonian, theĀ Institute for Human Centered Design (IHCD), andĀ MuseWeb have been gathering essays for the online publication, Inclusive Digital Interactives: Best Practices, Innovative Experiments, and Questions for Research. Being launched at MW20, this globally sourced document represents current theory and practice in designing interactives for the spectrum of museum visitors with a broad range of abilities, age, and culture. The work behind selected essays from the collection are presented in this session and the audience is invited to pose questions and offer potential solutions and problems for further research, experimentation, and evaluation in the field.

Chair: Beth Ziebarth


Opening Our Doors Wider: Transforming Our Approach to Inclusion via Digital Interactives and Media at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum
- Sarah Banks, Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum, USA

Inclusive Experiences for Audiences with a Different Level of Tech-savviness: The Design and Evaluation of a Mixed Reality Dinosaur Exhibition
- Kaja Antlej, Deakin University, Australia