Jan-Oliver Wülfing wants to influence his personal assistants in the long run: with being more open-minded or more aware of accessibility. As a federal disability commissioner, he would make everything more inclusive. In the movie about his life things would be heating up – instead of tearjerker a bank would be robbed. What kind of role dancing also plays in his life, he tells us at REHACARE.com.
Name: Jan-Oliver Wülfing Age: 40 City: Königsbrunn, Germany Occupation:scientific assistant, doctoral thesis on the topic "What are the characteristics of prosodic speech synthesis for people who use Augmentative and Alternative Communication" Impairment: athetosis, dysarthtrie
When did you last laugh heartily and what about?
Jan-Oliver Wülfing: Recently at the Cabaret of the "Augsburger Puppenkiste"
What have you always been wanting to do and why have you never done this so far? Jan-Oliver Wülfing: For me as an E-wheelchair user, it is understandable not to be attractive for women, but at the same time it is sad.
Which person has influenced you most? And why?
Jan-Oliver Wülfing: My mentor at the Fraunhofer Society, because he encourages me to go over hedge and ditch.