CATCH Professor Luc de Witte appointed as President of GAATO: The Global Alliance of Assistive Technology Organizations.

GAATO is a non-profit association of legally established membership organisations dedicated to furthering the advancement of Assistive Technology around the world. Their mission is to advance the field of assistive technology (AT) and rehabilitation engineering (RE) to benefit people with disabilities and functional limitations of all ages. As global alliance members they are committed to working towards equitable and reliable access to assistive technology through research, policy advocacy, educating people and organisations.

The GAATO wesbite has just launched and can be viewed here.