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28.7.2022

FhP-AICOS’ technology showcased to businesswomen from RML

 

Rede Mulher Líder (RML) is a business network for women and a space of ​​trust, reflection, knowledge sharing and business improvement, in group and in bilateral contacts.

 

22.7.2022

ELAPSE – Result presentation

 

Now that the project came to an end, the results were presented in an event that gathered researchers and representatives from different institutions involved in the ELAPSE project. At this final event, FhP-AICOS led a roundtable on “The impact of the pandemic on research with the elderly: the role of technology”.

 

13.6.2022

HomeSenseALS – Improving life quality for people with ALS

 

In the scope of the HomeSenseALS project, Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS, together with Instituto de Medicina Molecular João Lobo Antunes (IMM), is designing a solution that aims to monitor people living with ALS, with the purpose of improving the knowledge on the disease and, ultimately, their quality of life.

 

8.6.2022

Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS develops technology to promote the autonomy of patients with cerebral palsy

 

Aiming to create technology with practical utility, Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS has partnered with Associação do Porto de Paralisia Cerebral to develop a digital solution that promotes the autonomy of people living with cerebral palsy.

 

30.5.2022

German Chancellor, Olaf Scholz, refers to Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS as “great success”

 

The speech by the German Chancellor, Olaf Scholz, as well as the Portuguese Prime Minister, António Costa, marked the opening of the Hannover Messe, considered one of the largest industrial fairs in the world which takes place until the 2nd of June.

 

24.5.2022

Saxon parliament committee takes a peek at FhP-AICOS’ technology

 

A group of parliamentarians from Saxony has visited the Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS’ branch offices at Lisbon. With around 25 people, the visiting group included the Saxon State Minister for Social Affairs and Social Cohesion, Petra Köpping, the Chairman, Susanne Schaper, and the Vice-Chairman, Doreen Schwietzer. 

 

10.5.2022

Derm.AI: FhP-AICOS develops digital solution that speeds up early diagnosis for skin cancer

 

Researchers from Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS have developed a digital solution with the aim of making the process of referencing skin lesions more efficient. The technology that results from the Derm.AI project consists of two components: a mobile application and an Artificial Intelligence software.

 

9.5.2022

Digital transformation: optimizing and improving

 

Optimizing processes, reducing costs, increasing efficiency, and improving employees’ performances are some of the goals when it comes to digital transformation. For FhP-AICOS’ competencies in this field, a new technological solution is on track aiming to automatize traditionally manual processes, resulting in time and cost saving.

 

12.4.2022

Project AFRICA: FhP-AICOS develops sensing platform to provide information on the state of the soil

 

FhP-AICOS’ participation in the project consisted of the development of an IoT sensing platform with the goal of supporting a green-energy driven technology solution to allow the on-site, cost-affordable fertiliser production to small-scale farmers in Africa. 

 

28.3.2022

LoRa4UProbes – aiming for a sustainable use of water

 

The project, under development, is aligned with the Internet of Things (IoT) concept and can be easily integrated in different irrigation contexts such as precision farming use cases. LoRa4UProbes aims to contribute to a sustainable use of water.

 

25.3.2022

ParentCoach: An interactive chatbot for first-time parents

 

The ParentCoach project consists of an interactive chatbot that will provide accurate - easy-to-understand - information, giving the necessary support in postnatal healthcare. The goal is to avoid bigger health problems or complications in the future.

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