Dr. Anat Caspi

Director, Taskar Center for Accessible Technology

Dr. Anat Caspi is Director of the Taskar Center for Accessible Technology at the Paul G. Allen School for Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington. TCAT’s mission is to employ participatory design practices and community engagement in the translation and deployment of technologies benefiting people with disabilities. Dr. Caspi is particularly interested in exploring different ways in which collaborative commons and cooperation can challenge and transform the current economics of assistive technology and incentivize rapid development and deployment of access technologies and universally designed technology.