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December 12, 2018

The EU-funded project FrailSafe, which is coordinated by our laboratory director, Vasilis Megalooikonomou, aims to better understand and assess frailty in older age. Working towards a preventive approach, the partners developed an integrated system that enables users to visualize one’s frailty levels and act upon with personalized interventions. The developed integrated system and its different components (smart

October 22, 2018

On 19 October 2018, FrailSafe project organized a joint webinar with another EU-funded project, Advantage JA, where 67 participants attended the session. Both projects deal with frailty prevention, but from a different perspective. Dr. Deltouzos from the MDAKM lab represented FrailSafe and explained how the IT system developed for the project is used to better

September 21, 2018

We are very happy to announce that our paper “Meeting challenges of activity recognition for ageing population in real life settings” which was presented at the IEEE International Conference on E-health Networking, Application & Services got the best paper award! The conference took place on 17-20 September 2018 in Ostrava, Czech Republic and gathered participants

Dr. Deltouzos attended the IEEE International Conference on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2018) and presented MDAKM’s research the work on “Geriatric group analysis by clustering non-linearly embedded multi-sensor data. The paper was presented during Session 6: “Medical – e-Health” which took place on July 3rd 2018, 17:30-18:30.

February 28, 2018

The Occitanie Europe regional office hosted an engaging side event to the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing Conference of Partners on 26 February 2018. The organizers (AGE Platform Europe and HOPE) invited three EU-funded H2020 projects FrailSafe, iPrognosis and ICT4Life to present their ICT-based solutions to public and private investors interested in

December 18, 2017

Thomas Papastergiou presented at IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE Big Data 2017) the paper “A distributed proximal gradient descent method for tensor completion”. The conference took place in Boston, MA, USA on December 11-14th 2017, and the paper was presented at the 3rd Special Session on Intelligent Data Mining. Paper Abstract: In this

October 11, 2017

We are proud to announce that the member of our lab Ms Emilia Papagiannaki will defend her thesis for the MSc program “Informatics for Life Sciences”! Thesis title: “Connectivity analysis on EEG data using tensors” Date: Friday October 13th 2017 at 11:00 Location: Meeting Room of Computer Engineering and Informatics Department, University of Patras Thesis

October 1, 2017

The FrailSafe project had its intermediate on-site review (M18) in Patras on September 29th. The representatives of all partners came to Patras to show to the reviewers and the officer about the progress on all Work Packages. The reviewers were satisfied about the overall progress and gave their valuable feedback to the consortium.