CAPSIL

International support of a common awareness and knowledge platform for studying and enabling independent living

 Coordinatore UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF IRELAND, DUBLIN 

 Organization address address: BELFIELD
city: DUBLIN 4

contact info
Cognome: REILLY, RICHARD
Email: send email
Telefono: -7161501
Fax: -7160864

 Nazionalità Coordinatore Ireland [IE]
 Totale costo 786˙618 €
 EC contributo 587˙150 €
 Programma FP7-ICT
Specific Programme "Cooperation": Information and communication technologies
 Funding Scheme CSA
 Anno di inizio 2008
 Periodo (anno-mese-giorno) 2008-01-07   -   2010-01-06

 Partecipanti

# participant  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF IRELAND, DUBLIN

 Organization address address: BELFIELD
city: DUBLIN 4

contact info
Cognome: REILLY, RICHARD
Email: send email
Telefono: -7161501
Fax: -7160864

IE (DUBLIN 4) coordinator 0.00
2    IMPERIAL COLLEGE OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND MEDICINE

 Organization address address: SOUTH KENSINGTON CAMPUS, EXHIBITION ROAD
city: LONDON
postcode: SW7 2AZ

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UK (LONDON) participant 0.00
3    INTEL PERFORMANCE LEARNING SOLUTIONS LIMITED

 Organization address address: COLLINSTOWN INDUSTRIAL ESTATE
city: LEIXLIP, CO KILDARE

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IE (LEIXLIP, CO KILDARE) participant 0.00
4    OREGON HEALTH AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY

 Organization address address: 3181 SW SAM JACKSON PARK ROAD
city: PORTLAND, OREGON

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US (PORTLAND, OREGON) participant 0.00
5    SPAULDING REHABILITATION HOSPITAL CORPORATION

 Organization address address: 125 NASHUA STREET
city: BOSTON
postcode: 2114

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US (BOSTON) participant 0.00
6    THE QUEENS UNIVERSITY OF BELFAST

 Organization address address: UNIVERSITY ROAD
city: BELFAST

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UK (BELFAST) participant 0.00
7    UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI GENOVA

 Organization address address: VIA BALBI 5
city: GENOVA

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IT (GENOVA) participant 0.00
8    WASEDA UNIVERSITY

 Organization address address: 1-104 TOTSUKA MACHI, SHINJUKU-KU
city: TOKYO
postcode: 169-8050

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JP (TOKYO) participant 0.00

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solutions    us    care    ict    living    wiki    japan    capsil    heterogeneous    aging    independent    helping    clinical   

 Obiettivo del progetto (Objective)

The aging of society is the single most important aspect of health care in the 21st century. Many intriguing ICT solutions are being developed within the EU, USA, and Japan for helping older people remain independent longer. However, these solutions tend to be fragmented and heterogeneous. The CAPSIL CSA team is a coalition of University and Industrial partners that already have extensive teams developing hardware/software/knowledge solutions to independent living based on established clinical requirements. All partners of CAPSIL are already members of regional and national centres on aging engaged in the process of helping to establish public policy and international standards.

This support action is to launch initiatives, coordinated and disseminated by a series of workshops in the US, EU, and Japan (two per year for two years), with two fundamental goals: 1. to develop a detailed CAPSIL Roadmap for EU research to achieve effective and sustainable solutions to independent living based on an in-depth analysis of clinical requirements and the ICT scenarios developed or under development in the EU, as well as the US and Japan (societies where the aging of the population are currently on par or exceeding the challenges that will be found within the EU). 2. to support aging research by proposing procedures to incorporate all of these diverse solutions into WiKi entries (CAPSIL WiKi) which describe interoperable ICT solutions to clinical requirements for independent living that can then be deployed throughout the EU, US, and Japan for verification and testing.

These CAPSILs will enable clinicians and other care-givers to get the information they need to quickly and easily test solutions for prolonging independent living within the many and various heterogeneous communities. Only with this knowledge will the relevance and efficacy of technological solutions be maintained and be empowered with the capability to be adapted for various cultures.

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