Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health

First International Conference, ICT4AgeingWell 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, May 20-22, 2015. Revised Selected Papers

  • Markus Helfert
  • Andreas Holzinger
  • Martina Ziefle
  • Ana Fred
  • John O'Donoghue
  • Carsten Röcker
Conference proceedings ICT4AWE 2015

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 578)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rónán O’ Caoimh, Elizabeth Weathers, Ruth Hally, Ronan O’ Sullivan, Carol FitzGerald, Nicola Cornally et al.
      Pages 3-18
    3. Christian Huyck, Juan Augusto, Xiaohong Gao, Juan A. Botía
      Pages 19-32
  3. Ambient Assisted Living

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Rami Yared, Hady Khaddaj Mallat, Bessam Abdulrazak
      Pages 35-56
  4. Telemedicine and e-Health

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. H.J. Toh, J. Chia, E. Koh, K. Lam, G.C. Magpantay, C.M. De Leon et al.
      Pages 81-90
    3. H. J. Toh, J. Chia, E. Koh, K. Lam, G. C. Magpantay, C. M. De Leon et al.
      Pages 91-105
    4. Matthias Füller, Ashok Meenakshi Sundaram, Melanie Ludwig, Alexander Asteroth, Erwin Prassler
      Pages 106-125
    5. Syed Atif Mehdi, Shah Rukh Humayoun, Artem Avtandilov, Karsten Berns
      Pages 126-142
  5. Monitoring, Accessibility and User Interfaces

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 143-143
    2. Xavier Rafael-Palou, Carme Zambrana, Eloisa Vargiu, Felip Miralles
      Pages 145-161
  6. HCI for Ageing Populations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Alina Huldtgren, Anja Vormann, Christian Geiger
      Pages 165-184
    3. Simone Hausknecht, Robyn Schell, Fan Zhang, David Kaufman
      Pages 198-216
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 239-239

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the International Conference on Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health, ICT4AgeingWell 2015, held in Lisbon, Portugal, in May 2015.
The 11 full papers and two invited papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 45 submissions. The papers cover five main topic areas, covering different aspects, including Ambient Assisted Living, Telemedicine and E-Health, Monitoring, Accessibility and User Interfaces, Robotics and Devices for Independent Living and HCI for Ageing Populations.


accessibility ageing population Ambient-Assisted Living (AAL) e-health health informatics Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) independent living monitoring robotics telemedicine user interfaces wellbeing

Editors and affiliations

  • Markus Helfert
    • 1
  • Andreas Holzinger
    • 2
  • Martina Ziefle
    • 3
  • Ana Fred
    • 4
  • John O'Donoghue
    • 5
  • Carsten Röcker
    • 6
  1. 1.School of ComputingDublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  2. 2.Human-Computer InteractionMedical University of GrazGrazAustria
  3. 3.RWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany
  4. 4.Inst Sup Téc, Inst de TelecomTechnical University of LisbonLisboaPortugal
  5. 5.Imperial College LondonLondonUnited Kingdom
  6. 6.Sys Tech & Image ExploitationFraunhofer Institute of OptonicsLemgoGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-27694-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-27695-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937
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