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Fall Competence Center Workshop

Fraunhofer AICOS is organizing a Fall Competence Center Workshop with the aim of bringing together international partners with expertise in the area of fall detection and management.

This one-day workshop will take place on the 7th of March 2014 at Porto, Portugal and will have the honor of hosting international guests from Switzerland, Spain and Ireland: Dr. Alan Bourke from Laboratory of Movement Analysis and Measurement (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), Dr. John Nelson and Dr. Pepijn van de Ven from  Centre for Physical Activity and Health (University of Limerick), Dr. Andreu Català and Dr. Joan Cabestany from Technical Research Centre for Dependency Care and Autonomous Living (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya).

We look forward to hearing about their research, presenting our current projects in this area and discussing new ideas and future collaborations.