Transcript of "Pepijn van de Ven University of Limerick"
Pepijn van de Ven Ambient Wireless Assisted Living Group Collaborative Networks in Ambient Assisted Living & Connected Health symposium Dundalk, Sept 2010
Ambient Wireless Assisted Living (AWAL) Group <ul><li>Part of University of Limerick’s Wireless Access Research Centre </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Transmission technologies, Systems and Services, Mobility </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bluetooth, Zigbee, IEEE 802.1x, UMTS, … </li></ul></ul><ul><li>AWAL: 2 Academics, 3 post docs, 5 postgraduate students </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless sensor technologies (fall and mobility sensing experts) </li></ul><ul><li>Research, Design, Development and Commercialisation </li></ul><ul><li>Sensor integration (Hardware + Software) </li></ul><ul><li>Extensive experience in user trials </li></ul><ul><li>Close University of Limerick collaboration in AAL with: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dept of Physiotherapy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Graduate Medical School </li></ul></ul>
Major AAL Projects (Enhanced) Complete Ambient Assisted Living Experiment FP6 / FP7 € 1.9 million € 2.5 millon “ Increasing older people’s autonomy and self-confidence by providing help in case of emergency” Fall and Mobility Sensing Trial coordinator (Ancona, Italy; Berlin, Germany) FP7 €2.7 million Mobile depression treatment system Mobility monitoring, Social interaction monitoring, Sensor integration MOSAIC Proof of Concept €106,000 Fall and Mobility Sensing, Novel methods, commercialisation
Interests <ul><li>Technical partner with experience and good track record in wireless sensor research, rapid prototype development, sensor integration and trial execution/coordination. </li></ul><ul><li>We have the ability to not only provide technology, but also act as the important link between technology providers and users. </li></ul><ul><li>We would welcome any collaboration opportunity to further AAL on the Island of Ireland. </li></ul>(Lecturer Physiotherapy, Falls prevention [email_address] (Senior Research Fellow; Fall&Mob mon, sensor integration) [email_address] <ul><ul><li>(Postdoctoral Researcher; Fall & Mobility monitoring) </li></ul></ul>[email_address] (Senior Lecturer; AWAL Group Leader) [email_address]