Community for an age-friendly society

Final AALIANCE2 Conference

26 Mar 2014 - 09:30

This event aims to present the results achieved by the project and to disclose the future framework of the AALIANCE Network. Particularly, the new AALIANCE AAL Roadmap and Strategic Research Agenda and investigations on current standards related to AAL technologies will be presented. Additionally a round table will be organized for discussion and exchange of experiences from different stakeholders’ perspective.

AALIANCE2 stands for European Next Generation Ambient Assisted Living Innovation Alliance. The coordination action AALIANCE2 acts in the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) field to promote the enhancement and the diffusion of products and services that favour independent and active ageing, provide personalized healthcare and improve Quality of Life for senior citizens. 

AALIANCE2 Project aimed at:

  1. updating the AALIANCE AAL Roadmap and Strategic Research Agenda, published in 2010, collecting information on state of art of AAL technologies and identifying new trends in research and development
  2. analysing the current AAL Market in Europe, comparing different healthcare and social service organizations in some EU countries and identifying possible sketches for AAL business models
  3. developing a repository for AAL Standards through a deep analysis of current standards that could be associated to the AAL technologies and consolidation of the repository
  4. enhancing the sustainable network of AALIANCE involving the major actors (technology and service providers vendors and user groups) from European Member States
  5. providing policy recommendation for political decision makers at European, national and regional level, and increasing political awareness and intensifying activities for the enhancement of new technologies.

More info at: http://www.aaliance2.eu/


Final Agenda (Draft) 9:30 – 10:30: Registration and coffee 10:30 – 10:45: Welcome to AALIANCE2 Final Conference Prof. Paolo Dario (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Italy) 10:45 – 11:45: Presentation of the AALIANCE2 AAL Roadmap and SRA Dr. Filippo Cavallo (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Italy) 11:45 – 12:00: Presentation of the AALIANCE2 Standardization results Dr. Marco Eichelberg (OFFIS, Germany) 12:00 – 12:30: Presentation of the AALIANCE Network Dr. Michael Obach (TECNALIA, San Sebastian) 12:30 – 13:30: Lunch 13:30 – 15:20: Round Table with Stakeholders Chair: Prof. Paolo Dario ■ Peter Wintlev-Jensen (Deputy Head of Unit at European Commission, Brussels) ■ Dr. Karina Marcus (Director of AAL Joint Programme, Brussels) - to be confirmed ■ Prof. Norihiro Hagita (Director of the ATR Intelligent Robotics and Communication Laboratories, Osaka) ■ Dr. Ken Smith (Stanford Center on Longevity, Stanford CA) - to be confirmed ■ Representative of elderly associations ■ Representative of service providers and caregivers ■ Representative of ICT industries ■ Representative of regional authority ■ Representative of AAL project Panel discussion 15:20 – 15:30: Conclusion Prof. Paolo Dario (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Italy)
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