Boards

NOTE: These were the boards for the EU funded COGAIN project. The EU funded project ended in 2009 and the work continues in the COGAIN Association. The Steering Board (below) has been replaced by the Management Board of the COGAIN Association and the coordinator has been replaced by the President of the Association.

 

Coordinator

Coordinator
Kari-Jouko Räihä
Email: kari-jouko (dot) raiha (at) cogain (dot) org

Vice Coordinator
John Paulin Hansen
Email: john (dot) paulin (dot) hansen (at) cogain (dot) org

 

Steering Board

  • Kari-Jouko Räihä (UTA)
    Deputy: Päivi Majaranta
  • John Paulin Hansen (ITU)
    Deputy: Dan Witzner Hansen
  • Bjarne K. Ersbøll (TUD)
    Deputy: Lars Kai Hansen
  • Boris Velichkovsky (TUD)
    Deputies: Fiona Mulvey and Michael Heubner
  • Fulvio Corno (POLITO)
    Deputy: Laura Farinetti
  • Gintautas Daunys (SU)
    Deputy: Vincas Laurutis
  • Michael Donegan (ACE)
    Deputy: Stephen Druce
  • Richard Bates (DMU)
    Deputy: Howell Istance
  • Arantxa Villanueva (UPNA)
    Deputy: Rafael Cabeza
  • Olga Stepankova (CTU)
    Deputy: Marcela Fejtova

Board of User Communities (BUC)

The Board of User Communities (BUC) is an advisory body that helps the network manage contacts with the user communities in the whole European Union, and in the world.

If you work in a user centre or related organisation that is interested in joining BUC, please contact office (at) cogain (dot) org. For individuals, the COGAIN Association may be a better option to join, read more about the COGAIN Association.

Board of Industrial Advisors (BIA)

If you work in the field of assistive technology or related field and if your company is interested in joining BIA, please contact [outdated email address removed]. For individuals, the COGAIN Association may be a better option to join, read more about the COGAIN Association.