Sunday, December 17, 2017
AAL Market Observatory

Second Active & Assisted Living Investors’ Event

The Active and Assisted Living Programme held its second Investors’ Event in the framework of its AAL Market Observatory initiative. Seven dynamic young companies...
Alain Denis

Creating as much value as possible for customers in the AAL...

Value proposition canvas is a tool to help designing business models from a client perspective. The ActiveAdice project shared its experience with other AAL...
Paul Schmitter

Alexa, what time are the grandchildren coming by?

Meet Alexa, your friendly personal home assistant. She can be activated with your voice; just say her name - “Alexa” - and ask her a...
AAL Market Observatory

Activate your health!

Activ84Health (pronounced: Activate-for-health) is making waves in the markets of assisted living technology. Winning the Active and Assisted (AAL) Living Programme’s 2016 Smart Ageing...
Ad van Berlo

Smart Houses for independent living in the Netherlands: how to bridge...

In this blog article, a flashback is given on the development of smart houses for independent living in the Netherlands. The key message is...
AAL Market Observatory

Magic MiRo: The Autonomous Care Robot

Imagine a care-free home system that allows people the freedom to look after themselves using smart devices. Controlling your own private and intimate issues...
Oscar Ribeiro

Would you want to live to be 100?

The world’s population is ageing: virtually every country in the world is facing a growth in the number and proportion of older adults in...
Soraia Teles

Informal caregivers and ICT: What they want and what they fear?

Across the OECD countries, more than one in ten adults is involved in the informal caregiving of older relatives or friends, and close to...
ActiveAdvice

Fall Prevention: Electronic Home Aids

Falling is a high Risk for Older Adults In old age the physical abilities are reduced. Older adults are less mobile and their sense of...
Elísio Costa

FrailSurvey: A mobile app for self-assessment of frailty

Porto4Ageing, a Reference Site and Partner Plus of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing of the European Commission, had launched a...

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