Conferences, meetings and events attended by FARSEEING partners

FARSEEING partners are keen to spread the word about our research and attend as many scientific and public events and meetings as we can.

In 2013, we attended the following meetings and events:

Scientific events

MobEx 2013 (Manchester, UK) 19-20th January link to summary of presentations.

7th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (Venice, Italy) 5th-8th May. Link to presentation.

2nd Joint Conference of International Society for Posture & Gait Research (ISPGR) and Mental Function (Akita, Japan) 22-26th June.

  • Lorenzo Chiari: ‘Long-term changes of fall predictors: preliminary results from the FARSEEING project.’
  • Lorenzo Chiari: ‘Instrumented functional reach for fall risk assessment.’ (Poster.)

20th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics (Seoul, Korea) 23rd-27th June.

  • Clemens Becker: ‘Fall detection with body worn sensors: A systematic review.’ Link to review article.
  • Clemens Becker: Design and building of a shared database of real-world falls in older persons.’

Later Life Training Conference (Bristol, UK) 7th-8th September. Link to poster.

14th International Falls and Postural Stability Conference (Bristol, UK) 9th September. Link to poster.

28th Italian Conference on Computational Logic (Catania, Italy) 25th-27th September. Link to paper: Cattelani et al. 2013 (2)

9th Congress of the EUGMS “Improving Outcomes in Geriatric Medicine” (Venice Lido, Italy) 2nd-4th October.

  • Clemens Becker: ‘Body-fixed sensor data of real-world falls – the FARSEEING database.’
  • Sabato Mellone: ‘Smartphone technology: instrumented assessments and PA monitoring to predict future falls.’

15th International Conference on eHealth Networking, Application and Services, IEEE Healthcom ’13 (Lisbon, Portugal) 9th-12th October.

  • A Cattabriga: ‘Fall risk assessment by means of a pocket size screening tool: preliminary results.’

Oregon Chapter of IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (Oregan, USA) 6th November. Link to post.

Concertation meetings

European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing – From Plan to Action (Brussels, Belgium) 30th -31st January.

Kick-off meeting of the CIP-PSP ProFouND thematic network (Manchester, UK) 25th-26th March.

European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing – Action Group A2 Meeting: Falls Prevention (Madrid, Spain) 5th-6th June.

Clustering Event: Ambient Intelligence & Advanced Technologies in Support of Healthcare and Assisted Living. Link to post and to outcomes.

Public meetings

Research2Business (Bologna, Italy) 6th June.

Smart City Exhibition (Bologna, Italy) 16th-18th October. Link to post.

SAVE Expo & Conference on Automation, Dissemination, Sensors (Verona, Italy) 28th-29th October.

Medical Technology (Trondheim, Norway) 25th November.

Less Falls, Better Lives (Florence, Italy) 3rd December 2013.

Popularize Artificial Intelligence 2013 (Torino, Italy) 5th December. Link to paper: Cattelani et al. 2013

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