Session E6

Session E6

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Session E6
Session title:Mobility and supportive AAL solutions
Session responsible:
Session chair:Drago Rudel, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Date and time:25 September 2012, 11:00 – 12:30 h
Session partners:
  • IBBT (An Jacobs, Karen Willems)
  • IWT (Alain Thielemans)
  • Telecom SudParis (Jerôme Boudy)
  • CGIET / French Industry Office (Robert Picard, Bruno Charrat)
  • UTT-Champagne-Ardennes Living Labs ActivAgeing initiative (Myriam Lewkowicz, Jacqques Duchene, David Hewson)
  • ENoLL (Anna Kivilehto)
  • Institut Catholic de Lille (Cédric Routier)

Session Content
This session focuses on ICT-based solutions for older adults which will help them to sustain their optimal level of activity and mobility for as long as possible, as well as enhance their individual sense of confidence, autonomy, competence, security and safety.

Results of user surveys, requirements analyses and project experiences will be presented, including results of trials, business cases and market chances.

Preliminary program

5 minIntroduction by the chair
10 mininDAgo: a peek at a mobile ambient intelligent future

Peter Klein et al, Ludwigsburg, Germany

10 minSupporting Older Adults’ Indoor and Outdoor Wayfinding: Getting to Know the Users in Terms of Technology Usage, Learning, Travelling, and Navigation (The ENTRANCE project)

Verena Fuchsberger et al, Salzburg, Austria

10 minAssistance for Safe Mobility: the ASSAM Project

Bernd Krieg-Brückner et al, Bremen, Germany

5 miniWalkActive – The Active Walker for Active People

Andreas Rumsch et al, Luzern, Switzerland

5 minMobileSage – situated adapted guidance for the mobile elderly

Ivar Solheim, Oslo, Norway

5 minAiding SuStainable Independent Senior TrAvellers to Navigate in Towns (The ASSISTANT project)

Stefan Carmien et al, San Sebastian, Spain

5 minWayFiS: Personalized way finding service for seniors

Inmaculada Luengo et al, Madrid, Spain

5 minAAL and Travel: Designing for the Needs of Senior Travel Workers and Older Travel Consumers

Ozge Subasi et al, Vienna, Austria

5 minMOBECS – Mobility by Safety. A Non-stigmatizing Mobility and Emergency Call System Ensuring a Safe Outdoor Mobility Chain

Danilo Hollosi et al, Olderburg, Germany

5 minSTIMULATE – Building sustainable E2 Mobility services for elderly persons

Estelle Ziegler et al, France

20 minDiscussion