Technology transfer and adoption opportunities in Smart Habitat for the Elderly

Author: Mr Aliaksei Andrushevich   STSM Period: 2018-05-01 – 2019-04-30


Hosting institution: Gdansk University of Technology, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics. Gdansk, Poland

From ITC: No



Work plan:
Both home and host institutions have interests in different aspects of:
• active ageing
• innovative sustainable ICT solutions for aged people
• home automation, along with telecare and telehealth services
• mobile and wearable sensors

The main objective will be the mutual exchange of expertise as well as the exploration of technology transfer and adoption opportunities between Swiss and Polish entrepreneurs and researchers participating in the CA 16226

Prospected Outputs:
a) the STSM contributes to a deliverable described in the MoU of the Action- this visit contributes to a deliverable of WG2: ICT developments – Final report on the state of the art and lays the foundation to a deliverable of WG4.4: Technology adoption
b) the STSM results in a joint journal/conference publication (please indicate the targeted journal/conference) – this visit aims for joint publication at the 12th International Conference on Human System Interaction HSI 2019 – June 25-27, 2019, http:/


c) the STSM results in a joint technology transfer proposal – this visit will contribute to the new EU AAL JP technology transfer project proposal and project

Benefits of the STSM: (max. 10 lines)
Better mutual understanding of working procedures of industrial and academic partners in Switzerland and Poland will lead to new publications, collaborative technology transfer project proposals, joint field trials, international know-how and technology transfer, and potential commercialization.

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