Pepijn van de Ven University of LimerickPresentation Transcript
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
Part of University of Limerick’s Wireless Access Research Centre
Transmission technologies, Systems and Services, Mobility
Bluetooth, Zigbee, IEEE 802.1x, UMTS, …
AWAL: 2 Academics, 3 post docs, 5 postgraduate students
Wireless sensor technologies (fall and mobility sensing experts)
Research, Design, Development and Commercialisation
Sensor integration (Hardware + Software)
Extensive experience in user trials
Close University of Limerick collaboration in AAL with:
Dept of Physiotherapy
Graduate Medical School
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
Technical partner with experience and good track record in wireless sensor research, rapid prototype development, sensor integration and trial execution/coordination.
We have the ability to not only provide technology, but also act as the important link between technology providers and users.
We would welcome any collaboration opportunity to further AAL on the Island of Ireland.