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Innoversum 2011: Presentatie Inertia technology

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Innoversum 2011

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Innoversum 2011: Presentatie Inertia technology

  1. 1. Smaller. Smarter. Wireless.
  2. 2. Background <ul><li>Inertia Technology is a spin-off from the Pervasive Systems group at University of Twente </li></ul><ul><li>Pervasive wireless sensor networks </li></ul><ul><li>Main focus on motion sensing </li></ul>Embedded Computer Mainframe Wireless sensor node Size Number Personal Computer
  3. 3. History <ul><li>Started at the end of 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Originated from cutting edge research in 2004-2008 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Awarded with the Christiaan Huygens 2009 prize by KNAW </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nominated among the 3 top-talent finalists for the Simon Stevin Gezel 2009 prize by STW </li></ul></ul>Wireless Sensor Networks in Motion
  4. 4. Applications Safety and security Sports Industrial process monitoring Healthcare & Ambient Assisted Living
  5. 5. ProMove: versatile platform for motion capture
  6. 6. Healthcare: chronic diseases <ul><li>59% of the 57 million deaths annually </li></ul><ul><li>46% of the global burden of disease </li></ul><ul><li>75% ($1.7 trillion) of all US health care spending in 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>45% of Americans have at least one chronic conditions </li></ul><ul><li>26% with multiple conditions </li></ul><ul><li>Smart wireless sensors can make real the vision of healthcare unbound ! </li></ul>Retailers, IT, telecom Traditional healthcare providers Vendors Always on Periodic Data Self pay Third-party Funding Doctor and patient Doctor Decision maker Health maintenance Episodic Clinical approach Networked Fragmented Organization With the consumer At the institution Location Healthcare unbound Healthcare today
  7. 7. COPD <ul><li>COPD: the 4 th cause of death worldwide, the 3 rd in 2020 ! </li></ul>0 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.0 Proportion of 1965 Rate 1965 - 1998 1965 - 1998 1965 - 1998 1965 - 1998 1965 - 1998 – 59% – 64% – 35% +163% – 7% Coronary Heart Disease Stroke Other CVD COPD All Other Causes Source : NHLBI/NIH/DHHS
  8. 8. IS-ACTIVE <ul><li>European initiative on Ambient Assisted Living </li></ul><ul><li>Develop solutions for self-management of COPD </li></ul><ul><li>Validation with COPD patients in 3 countries: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Netherlands </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Romania </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Norway </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. IS-ACTIVE Stimulate exercising through gaming Design for usability: wearable sensors and smart objects Monitor the physical activity and physiological parameters Give real-time feedback on progress
  10. 10. Architecture
  11. 11. Activity monitoring & Exercising
  12. 12. Results & Outlook <ul><li>Initial trials performed in the 3 countries this year </li></ul><ul><li>30 patients </li></ul><ul><li>Very good acceptance </li></ul><ul><li>High impact of the real-time feedback </li></ul><ul><li>Interest to buy the system! </li></ul><ul><li>Large scale trials will follow up at the end of this year </li></ul><ul><li>Complete system to be commercialized within 1-2 years </li></ul>
  13. 13. Conclusions <ul><li>There is a clear and acute need for smart healthcare solutions for chronic diseases </li></ul><ul><li>Self-management </li></ul><ul><li>Control the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Home as the care environment </li></ul><ul><li>Keep it simple for the user! </li></ul>
  14. 14. Thank you! [email_address] www.inertia-technology.com

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