AAL Forum 2017 Programme

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Monday, 2nd October
15:00 Doors open
18:00-19:00 Official opening speeches
19:00-19:10 Introduction to the forum: Mr Antonio da Cunha
19:10-19:45 Keynote: Sacha Nauta, finance editor of The Economist
19:45-21:30 Cocktails and fado music
Tuesday, 3rd October
08:00 Doors open        
09:00-10.30 Workshop 1 Definition of relevant future areas of life for the use of AAL Solutions in Europe Workshop 2 Hands-on practice of ‘value proposition canvas’ as a tool to develop innovative financial models Workshop 3 Motivation Emotion and Assessment in serious games for dementia intervention Workshop 4 Mobility Solutions – current research projects and how they enhance their impact Matchmaking Sessions
10:30-11:00 Coffee and refreshments
11:00-12:30 Plenary 1: Pros & Cons debate – AAL solutions' perceived value by suppliers, buyers, and users
12:30-14:00 Lunch break: Poster sessions, exhibition, matchmaking
14:00-15:30 Workshop 5 Bridges between Europe – Integrating health and social care towards innovation Workshop 6 New financial models from two very innovative projects for heart failure support: SmartBEAT and Do CHANGE Workshop 7 How to get tailor-made AAL packages? Workshop 8 Enhancing Impact of AAL Projects: Enhancing the social impact of AAL projects through the starting up of local communities and the cooperative model AAL Investors’ Event (invitation only)
15:30-16:00 Coffee and refreshments
16:00-17:30 Workshop 9 Senior Centered IoT– A new challenge for Senior friendly habitats Workshop 10 "So you’ve built it, but how will they get there?" Beta business plan Workshop 11 Business Case – Validated methods for evaluating economic effects on assisted living technology Workshop 12 How to make the process of UCD easier in ALL projects: increasing adoption through UCD  
17:30 Schist Village: Taste the wine and cuisine of the Centro de Portugal region
Wednesday, 4th October
08:00 Doors open
09:00-10.30 Workshop 13 Building trust and confidence in the performance of the AAL Marketplace Workshop 14 Does the Robot Care? Increasing the Acceptance of Social Robots in Healthcare Workshop 15 Vision AAL beyond 2025 Workshop 16 RITMOCORE: A PPI promoting Risk sharing for home monitoring of Arrhythmias patients Matchmaking Sessions
10:30-11:00 Coffee and refreshments
11:00-12:30 Plenary 2: Active and healthy ageing policies in action at regional, national and EU level
12:30-14:00 Lunch break Poster Sessions, Exhibition , Matchmaking
14:00-15:30 Workshop 17 Pilot studies as enabler for the market introduction of AAL solutions Workshop 18 Better education and understanding supporting increasing adoption of AAL Solutions in practice Workshop 19 Voice to the users – is AAL already in your lives? Workshop 20 Market uptake of AAL solutions_new business models based on interoperable solutions  
15:30- 16:00 Coffee and refreshments
16:00-17:30 Workshop 21 Changing Mindsets: New Approaches to AAL Workshop 22 Creating need-based AAL bundles Workshop 23 Adoption by joining forces, a clear vision, and eye for detail Workshop 24 Creating the perfect AAL user journey: a design perspective on developing products people love to use  
17:30-19:00 Break, Apéro
19:00-20:00 AAL Forum 2017 closing ceremony
20:00-00:00 Social dinner and party