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Universities, R&D Groups and Academic Networks

ICT4AgeingWell is a unique forum for universities, research groups and research projects to present their research and scientific results, be it by presenting a paper, hosting a tutorial or instructional course or demonstrating its research products in demo sessions, by contributing towards panels and discussions in the event's field of interest or by presenting their project, be it by setting up an exhibition booth, by being profiled in the event's web presence or printed materials or by suggesting keynote speakers or specific thematic sessions.

Special conditions are also available for Research Projects which wish to hold meetings at INSTICC events.

Current Academic Partners:

ASSISTANT (Aiding SuStainable Independent Senior TrAvellers to Navigate in Towns)

The innovative, three year ASSISTANT project is developing an application for the home PC and smartphone. The app. will help older travellers plan public transport journeys and then provide guidance during their journeys. This guidance will help older travellers find the vehicle they need, advise on changing to other routes, alert them when to get off a vehicle, and then assist with getting to their final destination. ASSISTANT will also provide help if something goes wrong during a trip.