Hi reader,

welcome to the first newsletter of i-PROGNOSIS! 

Friday, 20th of April 2018

Our project has started in February and has already delivered its first deliverables like the first user requirement analysis which is the basis to develop the i-PROGNOSIS applications. Still we continue to gather the information from all our potential future users (persons aged 50+, PD patients and their relatives, Carers, Healthcare Professionals but also Younger people) through a web survey available in EnglishFrenchGermanGreekPortuguese and Swedish. Do not hesitate to spread the word and to disseminate around. 

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Interview: Leontios Hadjileontiadis, Coordinator of i-PROGNOSIS

Interview: Leontios Hadjileontiadis, Coordinator of i-PROGNOSIS

How has the whole idea of the i-PROGNOSIS project started? Why have you decided to propose a project linked to Parkinson's Disease? Dealing with the field of biomedical engineering for many years, I have realized the need for alternative approaches in the field, that are built on scientific methodologies yet involve people's everyday interaction. The European Commission's call "H2020-PHC-21-2015: Advancing …

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EU Summit on Innovation for Health and Active Ageing (6-8 Dec. 2016)

How digital innovation will "Transform the future of health and care in Europe" For this edition, participants will help to define a shared vision on how innovation can transform demographic change into an opportunity for Europe's ageing society and the Silver Economy in terms of social development and economic growth. The expected participation is 1500 – 2000 participants. It will …

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i-PROGNOSIS on EU Active and Healthy Ageing partnership

i-PROGNOSIS on EU Active and Healthy Ageing partnership

We have some great news! i-PROGNOSIS is now a partner of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing. > Visit our profile page The European Innovation Partnership in Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) It is a pilot initiative launched by the European Commission to foster innovation in the field of active and healthy ageing. The concept …

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PD Manager Project

In Europe Parkinson's disease affects over a million people. This number will double by 2030. The "PD_manager" aims at providing personalized and optimal PD management through the interaction of a multidisciplinary and specialised team with the use of easy and accessible technologies: A smart watch, an insole to measure gait and balance, a smart pillbox and a set of applications …

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City4age Project: elderly-friendly city services for active and healthy ageing

City4age Project: elderly-friendly city services for active and healthy ageing

City4Age will activate urban Communities to facilitate the role of social/health services and of families in dealing with mild cognitive impairments and frailty in the elderly population. The challenge is to demonstrate that Cities play a pivotal role in the unobtrusive collection of “more data” on individual behaviours, and with “increased frequency”. This can then greatly improve the early detection of risks through …

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Towards Early Detection of Age-Related Health Risks workshop

i-PROGNOSIS participated in the Towards Early Detection of Age-Related Health Risks: Understanding users' needs, unobtrusive sensing and data analysis workshop organised by European Commission on October 4, 2016 in Brussels. During the workshop, all PHC-21 projects (i-PROGNOSIS, FrailSafe, PreventIT, REACH, my-AHA, City4Age) were presented and open discussion took place regarding future challenges in collecting, storing, using, sharing and analysing data …

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