Involving end users


The art and joy of user integration in AAL projects is the title of the guidelines. It supports the user integration toolbox and it is intended to provide the projects with a methodology to better understand the needs of users; to test solutions, which ensure usability; develop new and fresh ideas (including emotional experiences). The toolbox entitled: Methods of of users integration for AAL innovations, provides method cards for user centred design process of AAL technology. It is a selection of best practice methods from different scientific disciplines.

Arctic Light Conference

Kiruna (Sweden)

The Arctic Light conference, ALEC 2014, took place in Kiruna (Sweden) between 4 and 5 February 2014 . The AAL JP was present with an exhibition area and presented the upcoming opportunities for a closer collaboration with regions.
Leading politicians, business leaders, operators and public sector officials from all over Europe convened to discuss the healthcare of the future:

• The Co-creative and empowered patient
• Change management and change leadership in an changing world
• Innovative thinking for delivering improved care
• Health care services in a new town

The President of the Republic of Estonia, Mr Toomas Hendrik Ilves Keynote Opening Speaker at the ALEC 2014 Conference. For the programme, information and registration visit the website: http://www.nll.se/alec

ECHAlliance Congress 2014

“What is preventing the large scale deployment of mobile Health & Wellness solutions across the developed world?” The AAL JP is participating in the European Connected Health Alliance in Barcelona, which took place between 24 and 26 February 2014.

EU-Project Networking Session at the ESWC Conference

Anissaras, Crete

We will present the AHEAD project at the EU-Project Networking Session of the ESWC 2016 conference. The objective -besides of dissemination- is to get new contacts and ideas for a possible follow up project based on AHEAD. You are all welcome to participate the EU-Project Networking Session. There will be for sure interesting talks and discussions for new and about current projects. For more information about the event and its program look here: http://2016.eswc-conferences.org/program/eu-project-networking-session