Workshop on "Use of Digital Content for Braille and Tactile Graphics Production in Braille Presses of India"

A three day workshop was organized jointly by the National Institute for the Empowerment of Persons with Visual Disabilities (Divyangjan) and the DAISY consortium in collaboration with the Centre of Excellence in Tactile Graphics, IIT Delhi. The workshop was conducted at IIT Delhi from 8th to 10th June 2017. Day 1 focused primarily on using digital books from online libraries for Braille content generation and tools for conversion from different digital formats to MS word format. On Day 2 there was a talk given on various techniques of generation of Braille content and tools for generation of mathematics content in Nemeth Braille. On Day 3 complete flow of design and production of tactile graphics.