The Ambient Assisted Living Forum –AAL Forum – is an annual international conference under the AmbientAssisted Living Joint Programme (AAL JP). The conference serves asan information and discussion platform for stakeholders, scientistsand users in Europe. .
AAL JP is a European programme. The main objective of the programmeis to improve the quality of life for elderly citizens through thedevelopment of age-sensitive ICT (Information and CommunicationTechnologies). .
The AAL programme focuses on the individual citizen and sees thecitizen as an active and independent person. .
AAL Forum 2010 will take place in Odense, Denmark. The Forumprovides an international platform for discussions about futurechallenges and possibilities within AAL in Europe. Exhibitions willpresent companies, institutions and AAL projects and provide anopportunity for “hands-on” experience with existing and futuretechnologies. .
An AAL Investment Forum will be held in conjunction with theconference. The Investment Forum provides an opportunity for publicand private investors to meet with the most innovative technologyproviders to discuss solutions and funding. There will bepresentations on investment trends across Europe and successfulbusiness models..
For further information, see the AAL Investment Forum 2010 website:www.aal-invest.eu .
AAL JP was established in September 2007 and is a transnationalEuropean initiative, designed by 23 European countries. The goal isto develop information and communication technologies and servicesfor assistance within the member-state driven R&D programme..
For further information, see the AAL JP website: www.aal-europe.eu .
AAL Forum 2010 is the result of close collaboration between theAmbient Assisted Living Joint Programme, the Danish Ministry ofScience, Technology and Innovation, the Municipality of Odense andthe Region of Southern Denmark.