Gain of normality

Customized Braille devices

We from metec AG support the blind and visually impaired people to live an almost normal life. Our customized Braille devices translate screen texts into Braille. Even drawings and diagrams can be shown thanks to our innovative award winning graphic displays.

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SightCity 8. - 10.05.2019 Frankfurt - Sheraton Airport Hotel

SightCity - the biggest international Fair for aids for blind and visually impaired people.

The next SightCity will take place from April 5 to 10, 2019 at the Sheraton Airport Hotel in Frankfurt on the main. The SightCity team is looking forward to welcome you ! Here you find all information about the fair, exhibitors and forum program

Winner of the VR-Innovation Price Medium Sized Business

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Prospects for Blind People

The Stuttgart based company metec Ingenieur-AG forwards Braille script into the digital era and thus creates new working conditions for blind people.

(source: Volksbank Stuttgart eG /
sustainability report 2016 page 24/25)

Innovation Award Baden W├╝rttemberg

The research project Hyper-Braille developed with the two dimensional Braille tablet display a form of graphic laptop for blind and visually impaired users and also the necessary drive software, filters for application programs and browsers.

Simultaneous practice tests and new training concepts should bring the blind and visually impaired users closer to new possibilities how to work with a computer. HyperBraille was funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi).