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Ambient Assistive Health and Wellness Management in the Heart of the City

7th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2009, Tours, France, July 1-3, 2009. Proceedings

  • Mounir Mokhtari
  • Ismail Khalil
  • Jérémy Bauchet
  • Daqing Zhang
  • Chris Nugent
Conference proceedings ICOST 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5597)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Cognitive Assistance and Chronic Diseases Management

    1. Laura Cunningham, Chris Nugent, George Moore, Dewar Finlay, David Craig
      Pages 1-8
    2. Jihad M. ALJa’am, Samir ElSeoud, Arthur Edwards, M. Garcia Ruiz, Ali Jaoua
      Pages 9-16
    3. Andrée-Anne Boisvert, Luc Paquette, Hélène Pigot, Sylvain Giroux
      Pages 17-24
    4. Nicola Armstrong, Chris Nugent, George Moore, Dewar Finlay
      Pages 25-31
  3. Ambient Living Systems

    1. Mark Weitzel, Andy Smith, Duckki Lee, Scott de Deugd, Sumi Helal
      Pages 40-47
    2. Jeffrey Soar, Anne Livingstone, Szu-Yao Wang
      Pages 48-56
    3. Robert Savage, Yongjie Yon, Michael Campo, Ashleigh Wilson, Ravin Kahlon, Andrew Sixsmith
      Pages 57-65
  4. Service Continuity and Context Awareness

    1. Benţa Kuderna-Iulian, Cremene Marcel, Todica Valeriu
      Pages 74-81
    2. César Benavente-Peces, María Puente, Alfonso Domínguez-García, Manuel Lugilde-Rodríguez, Enrique de la Serna, David Miguel et al.
      Pages 82-89
    3. Alessia Salmeri, Carlo Alberto Licciardi, Luca Lamorte, Massimo Valla, Roberta Giannantonio, Marco Sgroi
      Pages 90-97
  5. User Modeling and Human-Machine Interaction

    1. Frédéric Leishman, Odile Horn, Guy Bourhis
      Pages 98-107
    2. Yannick Fouquet, Nicolas Vuillerme, Jacques Demongeot
      Pages 108-116
    3. Katsunori Oyama, Jeyoun Dong, Kai-Shin Lu, Hsin-yi Jiang, Hua Ming, Carl K. Chang
      Pages 125-132
  6. Ambient Intelligence Modeling and Privacy Issues

    1. Hongbo Ni, Xingshe Zhou, Daqing Zhang, Kejian Miao, Yaqi Fu
      Pages 141-149
    2. Takekazu Kato, Hyun Sang Cho, Dongwook Lee, Tetsuo Toyomura, Tatsuya Yamazaki
      Pages 150-157

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference On Smart Homes and and Health Telematics, ICOST 2009, held in Tours, France, in July 2009.

The 27 revised full papers and 20 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on cognitive assistance and chronic diseases management; ambient living systems; service continuity and context awareness; user modeling and human-machine interaction; ambient intelligence modeling and privacy issues, human behavior and activities monitoring.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 1
  • Ismail Khalil
    • 2
  • Jérémy Bauchet
    • 1
  • Daqing Zhang
    • 3
  • Chris Nugent
    • 4
  1. 1.Institut TELECOM/TELECOM SudParis, Handicom Lab.Evry CedexFrance
  2. 2.Institute of TelecooperationJohannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria
  3. 3.Telecommunication Network and Services Department, HANDICOM Lab.Institut TELECOM & Management SudParisEvry CedexFrance
  4. 4.School of Computing and MathematicsUniversity of Ulster at JordanstownCo. AntrimUK

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