ICT4Life PROJECT

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A few words from the project Coordinator

We warmly welcome you to the ICT4Life project website! There are only a few initiatives in the past that, employing user-friendly ICT tools, dealt so close with people with cognitive impairments at early or intermediate stages. However, most of the solutions proposed up to now for monitoring older people at home rely on the detection of a limited set of risks, sending an alert only when a recognizable problem is identified. ICT4Life wants to shift from a reactive service delivery to a real proactive, preventive and patient-centred model of integrated care by enabling users’ education and empowerment”.

Alejandro Sánchez-Rico de las Heras

Director of eHealth at Artica Telemedicina and ICT4Life Project Coordinator

On behalf of the ICT4Life Consortium.

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Background

ICT4Life is a three-year project financed under Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, that kicked-off in Madrid on the 19th of January 2016 with the ambition to provide new services for integrated care employing user-friendly ICT tools, ultimately increasing patients with Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and other dementias and their caregivers’ quality of life and autonomy at home.

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The Advisory Board

We are very grateful to the experts that have accepted to be part of our Advisory Board.

The Advisory Board (AB) is composed of national and European stakeholders’ organisations, representing the target groups of the project, and academic experts. The main objective of the AB is to provide periodical advice and guidance to the Consortium in terms of integrated care needs and on requirements for the technology as well as to contribute with the input of the user during the development process and to participate in the field tests and in the validation of the final solution. The AB will also support the exploitation of ICT4Life project results.

Which Kind of user are you?

ICT4Life is working to build a real community of people interested in advancing integrated care in Europe, creating synergies and collaboration with initiatives and organisation working in this area.
Your organisation/initiative can support ICT4Life by signing a Support Letter and sending it to info@ict4life.eu.

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PATIENTS
If you are a patient, you are welcome to take part in ICT4Life. You can help us to test the devices and thus codesign the ICT4Life platform. If you wish to participate, please, send an email to info@ict4life.eu or ask somebody you trust to do it!
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CAREGIVERS

If you are taking care of someone suffering from Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s or other dementias, your help is crucial! You can help us to understand your needs concerning the ICT4Life Platform. If you want to be part of this challenge, please send us an email to info@ict4life.eu.

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HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
If you are a health professional dealing with Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s or other dementias – at early or intermediate stages – please help us to understand what you need from ICT4Life project results! Participate to innovation and send us an email to info@ict4life.eu.
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OTHER STAKEHOLDERS
ICT4Life welcomes other interested people and organisations! Health and social care providers, payers, developers, policy makers play an important role in the uptake of the developed solutions. If interested, please send an email to info@ict4life.eu.

LATEST NEWS AND EVENTS

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Maximising impact: new collaborations

In this second year, ICT4Life is devoted to strengthen collaborations aimed at maximising the impact of the project results at the European and national level. Since February 2017, ICT4Life obtained the support of several policy making organisations, SMEs developing technologies in the health sector and an EU co-funded project.

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Smart Indoor Event and Activity Recognition Workshop, Lecce (IT)

On 29 August 2017, ICT4Life technical partners organised in Lecce (Italy) the SIEARW – Smart Indoor Event and Activity Recognition Workshop. 

The workshop has been organised in conjunction with IEEE AVSS 2017.

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ICT4Life at 2017 European Researchers' Night

On 29 September, ICT4life will take part in the 2017 European Researchers’ Night in Madrid. The event is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) action.

Participants will be invited to play with the technologies and to understand through simulations the difficulties that patients face every day.

ICT4LIFE PARTNERS

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