AMACS  Automatic monitoring of Actitiviies of Daily Living using Contactless Sensors
Research project in collaboration between the following knowledge centers: K.H.Kempen - K.U.Leuven - CETIC - Lessius - Fontys
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2012

Poster at "8th congress of the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society"

26-09-2012

Els Devriendt will present a poster entitled "Automatic Monitoring Of Activities Of Daily Living Using Contactless Sensors (AMACS)" on the 8th congress of the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society.

User group meeting

10-09-2012

The fourth user group meeting of the project will take place on Monday September 10 2012 from 10am to 1pm in Wit-Gele Kruis, Genk.

Spring Workshop on Mining and Learning 2012

16-04-2012

Marc Mertens and Tom Croonenborghs participated in the Spring Workshop on Mining and Learning 2012 in Bad Neuenahr, Germany and gave presentations about the AMACS project.

Mobilab Doctoral Symposium 2012

30-03-2012

Glen Debard and Marc Mertens participated in the Mobilab Doctoral Symposium 2012 to give presentations about their research.

Doctoral Symposium 2012 at ECUMICT 2012

23-03-2012

Glen Debard and Marc Mertens participated in the Doctoral Symposium 2012 at ECUMICT 2012 to give poster presentations about their research in the AMACS project.

Symposium "Intelligente Systemen in de zorg"

09-03-2012

On Friday March 9 the AMACS partners co-organize the symposium "Intelligente systemen in de zorg".

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35ste Wintermeeting van de Belgische Vereniging voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie (BVGG)

02-03-2012

Els Devriendt presented a poster entitled "Automatisch monitoren van activiteiten van het dagelijkse leven in de thuisomgeving door middel van contactloze sensoren" on the 35ste Wintermeeting van de Belgische Vereniging voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie (BVGG).

Symposium "Valpreventie bij ouderen: ook in Vlaanderen een blijvende uitdaging"

03-02-2012

In response to the awarding of the KU Leuven honorary doctorate to Mary Tinetti, there will be a symposium on Friday February 3, 2012 entitled "Fall prevention in older people: an ongoing challenge in Flanders.". Besides Mary Tinetti, there will amongst others be talks by Kim Delbaere from the Falls and Balance Research Group (Australia) and Flemish Minister Jo Vandeurzen.

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2011

Posters during the IEEE EMBS Benelux chapter symposium

01-12-2011

Glen Debard and Marc Mertens presented two posters during the IEEE EMBS Benelux chapter symposium and National Day on Biomedical Engineering on December 1-2 2011.

User group meeting

09-09-2011

The second user group meeting of the project will take place on Friday September 9 2011 from 10am to 1pm in Belgacom, Brussels.

Seminar at School of Computing at University of Dundee

31-05-2011

Tom Croonenborghs visited Dr Nick Hine and the Interactive Systems Design research group at the University of Dundee. He gave there a seminar about the AMACS project (presentation).

Benelearn paper

20-04-2011

The paper, entitled Towards automatic monitoring of activities using contactless sensors is accepted at Benelearn 2011.

Talk during Smilee Workshop

29-03-2011

Tom Croonenborghs gave a talk about the AMACS project during the Smilee workshop which took place in Pruem, Germany from March 29th to 31st 2011.

User group meeting

11-02-2011

The first user group meeting of the project took place on Friday February 11 2011 from 10am to 1pm in K.H.Kempen, Geel.

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