The 5th EU-Japan Symposium in ICT Research and Innovation was held in Brussels on 16-17 October. This symposium was opened by Mr. Toshiyuki Takei, Director General of MIC, Mr. Masao Sakauchi, President of NICT and Mr. Zoran Stancic, Deputy Director General of DG CONNECT, and the keynote speeches from high-level officials both from the EU and Japan took place. Read more
Ensuring that patients are correctly discharged from hospital and making sure that the appropriate medical, social, and environmental infrastructure is available once discharge has taken place is essential to successful patient management and avoidance of hospital readmissions. The ramifications of negative hospital discharge experiences are far-reaching, however, by limiting the frequency of these occurrences patients are better able to manage their conditions independently and hospitals can continue to function without unnecessary strain on staff resources. Read more
FI-STAR Technical Director delivers popular eheatlh tutorial and is awarded outstanding service award
HealthCom’14 in Natal, Brazil between 15th and 18th of October 2014
15th of October tutorial was presented by Dr. Stefan Covaci, FI-STAR Technical Director and Senior Solutions Architect Future Internet Services Platforms, Technical University Berlin.
The Pharmacy Show 2014 rolled into Birmingham’s NEC on October 5th and 6th and FI-STAR was there to capture it.
The Pharmacy Show offered 2 days of free comprehensive education, providing insightful, inspirational and practical seminars which tackled the professions key issues to help community pharmacy professionals embrace their future as frontline healthcare providers. Read more
Whilst in Munich for ECFI 2 (Europe’s 2nd conference on the future internet), we spoke to Stefano Nunziata from our Italian use case.
Stefano is Project Manager for Cup2000 an in-house company of the regional health system in Emilia-Romagna, Italy. Cup2000 are building an application to assist with treatment for people with chronic diseases for example COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Read more
Eirik Årsand from the Tromso diabetes diary application has added a new post to his blog :
The diabetes diary team have installed the application on the pebble watch.
Following the announcement, FI-STAR asked Erik and the team some questions about this development into wearables.