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DG CONNECT Webinar on mHealth

On Tuesday 24th June 2014 DG CONNECT will be hosting an online discussion on “Ensuring the safety of health and wellbeing apps”

The discussion will take place at 17:00 – 18:00 CET (UTC+01:00)

The speakers who will lead the discussion are:

Robert Madelin – Director General of the Commission’s DG Communications Networks, Content & Technology

Frank Westermann – CEO of mysugr.com, a company developing mHealth apps, Austria

Alex Wyke – Director of PatientView – MyHealthApps.net

Stefan Visscher PHD – Senior Inspector, Dutch Health Care Inspectorate (IGZ)

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IoT Week London

Smart IoT at IoT Week London 2014

Adopting FI and IoT Technologies in business applications: Experiences and Challenges

It was an impressive line up at the opening day of IoTWeek in London. Sergio Gusmeroli (TXT), Thomas Jell (Siemens), Jonnie Turpie (Maverick TV) Alois Paulin (Medichem Leeds), Ali Keow Lim Jumelle, Oli Mival and Christoph Thuemmler presented latest research towards the integration of the Internet of Things and the synthesis of internet content.

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IoT Success Stories

Internet of Things Book published at IoT 2014 in London

FI-STAR’s Philippe Cousin today launches the first (of which he hopes is many) publications at the IoT 2014 event in London. 

Internet of Things: Success Stories, Series 1, June 2014 has been edited by Philippe with contributions coming from several FI-STAR members (A. Elsherbiny Hasan, A. Paulin, C. Thuemmler, M. Kranzfelder, O. Mival and A. Schneider)

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Tromsø Info Graphic FINAL

The Diabetes Diary

Diabetes diary is the latest FI-STAR app

to reach the real world of health care.

The diary used on a regular android smart phone and will soon be available on the iPhone.

Its developed in Tromsø, in Northern Norway by the teams at NST and Ljubljana and is definitely useful for people who have diabetes and have to track their blood glucose in order to self manage their treatment.

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Munich Video

‘Taking RFID to the Operating Theatre’

The FI-STAR Dissemination team recently visited the Munich use case at Klinikum r.d. Isar der TU Muenchen to learn more about the reasons behind their programme of work.

With surgical operations taking place right across the world every day of the year, there is huge responsibility put upon the surgical teams involved to ensure that the operations are carried out with limited complications, but figures suggest that on average 1 in every 8000 operations result in a patient leaving the hospital with a surgical artifact still inside them.

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Jun
EC FLags

DG CONNECT Webinar on mHealth

On Tuesday 24th June 2014 DG CONNECT will be hosting an online discussion on “Ensuring the safety of health and wellbeing apps”

The discussion will take place at 17:00 – 18:00 CET (UTC+01:00)

The speakers who will lead the discussion are:

Robert Madelin – Director General of the Commission’s DG Communications Networks, Content & Technology

Frank Westermann – CEO of mysugr.com, a company developing mHealth apps, Austria

Alex Wyke – Director of PatientView – MyHealthApps.net

Stefan Visscher PHD – Senior Inspector, Dutch Health Care Inspectorate (IGZ) Read more

18
Jun
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FUSECO Forum Asia 2014

The 1st FUSECO Forum Asia (FFAsia 2014), organised jointly by TELKOM Indonesia, Fraunhofer FOKUS and the Fraunhofer Representative Office Indonesia, and held in the Ayodya Hotel in Nusa Dua, Bali from June 9-10, 2014 is now history.

4 continents, 14 countries, 300 attendees the event exceeded the initial estimation and proved to be a real premier international forum where different technical and business aspects of emerging ecosystems within Smart Cities and beyond were discussed. Read more »

18
Jun
IoT Week London

Smart IoT at IoT Week London 2014

Adopting FI and IoT Technologies in business applications: Experiences and Challenges

It was an impressive line up at the opening day of IoTWeek in London. Sergio Gusmeroli (TXT), Thomas Jell (Siemens), Jonnie Turpie (Maverick TV) Alois Paulin (Medichem Leeds), Ali Keow Lim Jumelle, Oli Mival and Christoph Thuemmler presented latest research towards the integration of the Internet of Things and the synthesis of internet content. Read more

17
Jun
IoT Success Stories

Internet of Things Book published at IoT 2014 in London

FI-STAR’s Philippe Cousin today launches the first (of which he hopes is many) publications at the IoT 2014 event in London. 

Internet of Things: Success Stories, Series 1, June 2014 has been edited by Philippe with contributions coming from several FI-STAR members (A. Elsherbiny Hasan, A. Paulin, C. Thuemmler, M. Kranzfelder, O. Mival and A. Schneider) Read more

16
Jun
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IoT week 2014 – London

The IoT Week 2014 will be hosted in London between the 16th and 20th June at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel located in the heart of the city.

The IoT Week is the pre-eminent event attracting industry and academia from around the world. Building on the success of previous IoT weeks in Helsinki, Venice and Barcelona, the IoT Week London continues the journey.

  • Bringing focus to the emerging opportunities
  • Connecting the global business and research communities innovating at the boundaries of IoT
  • Promoting international collaboration and addressing societal and market issues

FI-STAR is organising a session for June 17th on, Adopting FI and IoT technologies in business applications: experiences and challenges Read more »

16
Jun
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TiU Workshop a success

Socially desirable e-health applications need to meet societal needs. This requires us to understand and specify the challenges that local players in healthcare see as crucial to their practice.

A step in this direction was done on June13th in a workshop with stakeholders in the healthcare sectors hosted by Tilburg University (TiU) and facilitated by CityMart. The TiU team invited 15 actors involved in the field of healthcare in the Dutch Brabant Region from a wide range of professional backgrounds and interest areas: patient organisations, general practitioners, regional healthcare providers, diagnostic companies, research institutes, municipalities and city councils. Read more »

12
Jun
Jurriaan FI

Chairman of Games for Health Europe – Jurriaan van Rijswijk

Jurriaan van Rijswik is the founding chairman of Games for Health Europe and CEO of Monpellier Venture, leading applied games solution in the Netherlands and beyond. For more than 15 years producing and publishing applied games is Jurriaan’s main professional focus. He is the digital architect of applied games. He knows what’s going on in the mass consumer on-line gaming market and in the industry for applied games. He is an independent producer of more than 300 (serious) games, serial entrepreneur and board member of the Dutch Games Association. Read more »

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