Tag: assistive technology

Own and other research related to assistive technology.

My summer with a smart watch

I broke my wrist watch just before leaving for summer vacation this year. I decided to borrow a smart watch from our lab and test it during the summer. Who knows, maybe I would decide to ditch my Tissot for a smart watch? after two weeks I decided not to. But at the same time, I became even more interested in smart watches as a platform for assistive technologies.

Velferdsteknologi handler om teknologi!

Helsedirektoratets Fagrapport om implementering av velferdsteknologi fra 2012 siterer Nis Peter Nissen som sier “velferdsteknologi handler ikke om teknologi… men om mennesker”. Å tolke sitatet bokstavelig kan bety titalls millioner feilinvesterte kroner i digitale velferdstjenester.

My presentation at Software 2016

Yesterday I presented some of the work we (Yngve Dahl and I) did in the project FARSEEING at Software 2016 in Oslo. The slides are available at my Slideshare. The talk was about our findings from the evaluation of a fall detection service in two nursing homes in Trondheim, Norway.

Min presentasjon på Software 2016 i Oslo

I går presenterte jeg forskningsresultater fra EU-prosjektet FARSEEING på Software-konferansen i Oslo. Presentasjonen er tilgjengelig i Slideshare. Trykk på engelsk flagg og les resten på engelsk.