Dissemination of eCare web corpus

The eCare web corpus has been presented in two academic events, a conference and a workshop. In May, Wiktor Strandqvist presented “Towards a quality assessment of web corpora for language technology applications”, co-authored by Wiktor Strandqvist, Marina Santini, Leili Lind and Arne Jönsson at the TISLID18 Conference, Ghent University, Belgium. […]

Towards extending the E-care@home demo

On June 1st, researchers from Örebro University, Mälardalen University and SICS ICT participated in a workshop aiming at extending the E-care@home demo at Ängen. The workshop focused at: – activity recognition for exercising with the Shimmer sensors – detecting general activity level of a person (e.g., by using motion sensors) […]

Maria Lindén received the Laura Bassi Award

E-care@home wishes to congratulate Professor Maria Lindén from Mälardalen University for receiving the prestigious Laura Bassi Award 2018 on June 3rd during the World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Technology in Prague, Czech Republic. The Laura Bassi Award for Outstanding Female Researcher in Medical and Biological Engineering is presented […]

Photo: MTF

Focus groups with potential E-care@home users

On May 30th, two 2.5h long workshops were organized in Västerås by Mistel, and researchers from ORU and MDH. Mistel is Västerås testbed. The first workshop “Nytt E-hälsosystem under utveckling – vi behöver din expertkompetens!” had three participants representing home care services and homemaker services. The second workshop “Ett nytt […]

E-care@home system video

In order to prepare for for two workshops with potential users of an E-care@home system that are to be held in Västerås on May 30th 2018 in cooperation with Mistel, a video featuring the E-care@home visualizer has been recorded. Acting in the video is: Marjan Alirezaie, a researcher from Örebro University. […]