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Leading Cane / White cane

Leading Cane
Leading Cane

Going out can be target of fear for the blinds. They have to carry around their white cane or use their guide dogs. The Situation changes when the street is renovated. In addition it means that using white cane cannot be helpful on those matter. That is why we came up with the idea of “Leading Cane” as a product. We added the voice recognition in order they can call out any location they have to go as their destination and the leading cane will guide them. In that case there is no necessity for training whenever there is changes on the streets and don't need to worry where to walk by pointing the white cane every step they take.


Hongik University

Hongik University
Ilsandong-gu, Goyang-si,Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

Hyojung Kim,
Hongik University

Heeyong Chae,
Hongik University