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i Mat / Tactile Paving

i Mat
i Mat

i Mat is tactile flooring system as well as a learning tool for the visually impaired and blind. It allows users to familiarize themselves with the indicators on tactile paving whilst in a comfortable and familiar space. i Mat is a flooring system that can assist with learning of the tactile floor marking system used in public areas. It also allows for the easier navigation of interior environments such as the home, school, and workplace. i Mat could also be useful to the elderly who suffer from vision and memory impairment. The material specified for the mats is flexible EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate).

University

Shih Chien University

Shih Chien University
Taipei, Taiwan

Design

Shih Chien University

Shih Chien University
Taipei, Taiwan

Yun Jen Liu