Navigating the Future: Standardisation and Personalisation in Parliamentary Digital Interfaces
Written on September, 2023
The increasing adoption of digital technologies in legislative houses brings forth both challenges and opportunities. There is a growing emphasis on the development of standardised design guides and accessibility features, which are often spearheaded by technology giants. At the same time, the integration of emerging technologies, such as speech-to-text and text-to-speech functionalities, is becoming more prevalent. This essay aims to delve into these aspects, examining how standardisation and emerging technologies can improve not only accessibility but also user engagement, thereby democratising the digital legislative ecosystem.