In just over 2 weeks time, members of the FI-STAR project will be heading to Natal, Brazil to participate in IEEE HealthCom’14.
FI-STAR Project Co-ordinator Anastasius Gavras, a keynote speaker at the event will be delivering a speech on ‘Emerging trends for decentralised e-health services in smart cities’. Dr Stefan Covaci, FI-STAR’s Technical Director will be providing a tutorial on ‘Future Internet Platform Centered eHealth Service delivery’ whilst several papers authored by FI-STAR’s Medical Director Professor Christoph Thuemmler will be presented. Read more
ECFI Munich gave us the opportunity to sit down with Anna Kamenskaya, a member of the FI-STAR Community Team.
Anna is a Healthcare Program Manager for Living Labs Global, the FI-STAR Community partner in the project. Anna tells us how it is the Community Teams mandate to build a Community for the uptake of innovative technology generated through the FI-STAR and FIWARE projects. Read more
MEDSTAR Mobile Health Service gets ready for market
Easy to Use Tablet with Medical Sensors connected to Central Monitoring Service
At ECFI Munich, FI-STAR’s Krakow use case presented MEDSTAR which allows hospital doctors to distantly monitor and interact with patients as they stay at home as part of their rehabilitation process.
Using MedStar the patients have access to their blood pressure, glucose levels, well being assessment and much more information which in turn is sent to the hospital clinicians. Read more
ECFI Munich is now (sadly) in the past but for FI-STAR it is still very much in the present, as all this week we will be reviewing the 2nd European Conference on the Future Internet.
So what do we have in store?
We will have behind the scenes footage from;
- ECFI – The Conference and Exhibition
- ECFI – The Networking and Awards Evening
- ECFI – The Techno Brunch
On what was a fabulous day in Munich, the Techno Brunch did not fail to deliver and was deemed to be a success, with some strong moderation by Science presenter Sarah Crudas and her panelists, Peter Fatelnig, Sajjad Khan, Caroline Norbury, Renzo Cicilloni and Claudia Baumgartner. Read more
Amazing venues – CHECK
Live demonstrations of applications using the FIWARE technology – CHECK
Over 500 attendees – CHECK
Live pitches – CHECK
Live music – CHECK
FIWARE accelerator programme launched – CHECK
ECFI2 will be remembered for all the above, an event in which we saw the work of the FI-PPP projects to date, with many projects, including FI-STAR showcasing live demonstrations using the FIWARE technology, however the next stage is now under way as Mario Campolargo (Director of the Net Futures Department, European Commission) launched the FIWARE Accelerator programme. Read more