Smart Canes Project

Video profile to show the use of Smart Canes to enable the visually-impaired to enjoy the museum.

Yet another life-changing innovation by Temasek Foundation to make Singapore more inclusive for everybody.

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Supporting those who do good for the community and working towards a more inclusive society.

The ‘smart cane’, a white cane attached to a wheel with sensors, takes visually-impaired visitors through a museum. The ‘smart cane’ explains each exhibit to the visitor as the cane is paired to a web application that provides a customised descriptive audio tour coupled with navigational instructions.

Watch how the ‘Smart Cane’ benefited Ah Hock and Pek Ling

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