Airport accessibility
Resources and research.


The Effect of Noise Exposure on Cognitive Performance and Brain Activity Patterns.

National Library of Medicine . The National Center for Biotechnology Information.

Harder to hear in Noisy Environments for Hearing Impaired.

Disabled World.

ACRP Research Report 175: Improving Intelligibility of Airport Terminal Public Address Systems.

Airport Cooperative Research program

Airport Accessibility Barriers and Practices and DOT’s Oversight of Airlines’ Disability- Related Training

United States Government Accountability Office. Report to Congressional Committees

Transit Universal Design Guidelines Principles and Best Practices for Implementing Universal Design in Transit.

American Public Transportation Association

Disability rights aspects of ambient noise for people with auditory disorders under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

David Fink: 12th ICBEN Congress on Noise as a Public Health Problem

The Sound of Inclusion: A Case Study on Acoustic Comfort for All.

Designing Inclusive Futures (pp.75-84)

How to apply service design thinking on designing accessibility apps: A case study of public transportation for the visually impaired

Digital research society. National Taiwan University of Science and Technology.


National Australia Bank . Managing sound . Unifying the brand journey.

Designing digital & physical spaces that work for disabled people.

Get in touch.
Marcel de Bie
Marcel de Bie
+1 310 270 8012

"In a world not designed by them, Marcel creates platforms with people with disabilities so they can design their own experiences."

Carmen Madisson . Boilover Inclusive Performance Ensemble. Sunbury Cobaw Community Health.

Sound expression. Designing accessible music interfaces for people with disability.

"Not only did Marcel break down what was working and not working in terms of interfaces and the responsiveness and character of sounds, he explored how they hindered or helped them achieve their goals."

Wendy O'Neil . Art Centre, Melbourne.

Sound expression. Designing accessible music interfaces for people with disability.

"Marcel was indispensable to us and the success of the project, with that rare combination of practical know-how, a hard-work ethic, and inspired creative vision.''

Brian Rupp . Brand Timbre & Rumblefish. [USA]

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