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iStoppFalls Gait Analysis Paper Published

31. March 2017:    Data from the iStoppFalls gait analysis have been published in the International Journal of Geriatric Gerontology, which is available here: Comparison between clinical...

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iStoppFalls Long-term Living Lab Results Published

7. November 2016:  Data from the iStoppFalls long-term living lab have been published in the ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI), which is available here: ICT-Based Fall...

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iStoppFalls Usability & UX Results Published

15. June 2016:  Data from the iStoppFalls usability, accessibility and UX assessment have been published in the European Review of Aging and Physical Activity (EURAPA), which is available here:...

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iStoppFalls Risk Assessment Published

15. February 2016:  Data from the iStoppFalls risk assessment have been published in the European Review of Aging and Physical Activity (EURAPA), which is available here: ...

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iStoppFalls Main Results Published

30. Novemeber 2015:  The iStoppFalls main results have been published in the European Review of Aging and Physical Activity (EURAPA). A complete thematic series has been launched and is available...

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iStoppFalls at the Active and Healthy Aging Conference 2015 in Magdeburg

29. September 2015:  The iStoppFalls project was invited to take part in the Active and Healthy Ageing Sports Science and Neuroscience Conference at University Magdeburg (2-5.Sep.2015). Project...

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iStoppFalls at EU Falls Festival Stuttgart

24. March 2015:  iStoppFalls project took part of this year’s EU Falls Festival in Stuttgart. In parallel with other EU funded fall prevention projects iStoppFalls hosted a workshop to...

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iStoppFalls at EU Summit on Active and Healthy Ageing Brussels

9. March 2015:  The iStoppFalls project was invited to present the system and solution during the European Summit on for Active & Healthy Ageing in Brussels, March 9/10 2015. Only 20 other EU...

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Final iStoppFalls Review in Brussels

10. February 2015: The final review of the project was done by the EC and 3 reviewers during a whole-day meeting in Brussels, 10.Feb.2015, rated iStoppFalls as an "excellent" project, with more than...

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Estimated Cost Savings for Health Care Expenditures with iStoppFalls

22. December 2014: Health economics results from the EU-project iStoppFalls estimated a strong cost saving effect for European Societies. Based on the results from the iStoppFalls randomized...

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iStoppFalls Results were presented at the 6th ANZFPC

17. November 2014: Results from the EU-project iStoppFalls randomized clinical trial and living lab were presented at the 6th Australian New Zealand Fall Prevention Congress At the 6th Australian New...

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iStoppFalls Symposium 2014 - Day 2

25. October 2014: iStoppFalls Symposium:How effective are ICT-based systems for fall prevention and risk assessment? German Sports University Cologne. During the morning sessions of the second day of...

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iStoppFalls Randomized Clinical Trial - Press Release

24. October 2014: ICT-based fall prevention and risk assessment in community-dwelling older adults Results from the EU-project iStoppFalls randomized clinical trial and living lab The German Sport...

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iStoppFalls Symposium 2014 - Day 1

24. October 2014: iStoppFalls Symposium How effective are ICT-based systems for fall prevention and risk assessment?"German Sports University Cologne During the morning sessions of the first day of...

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iStoppFalls Symposium 2014 - Third Announcement

10. October 2014: Only two weeks until the iStoppFalls Symposium 2014 will present first results of the randomized clinical trial with 160 participants in Europe (Cologne, Valencia) and Australia...

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iStoppFalls Living Lab Siegen Nordic Walking Day

1. October 2014: During an intergenerational nordic walking event all participants and members of the iStoppFalls Siegen Living Lab celebrated the end of the official project phase. Some interviews...

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iStoppFalls Consortium Meeting Siegen

29.-30. September 2014: During the iStoppFalls consortium meeting at University Siegen final data of the iStoppFalls Randomized Clinical Trial in Europe and Australia were discussed between the...

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iStoppFalls Information Video (2014)

18. July 2014: We have produced an informative video explaining iStoppFalls background, system features and ongoing activities. Click here to open the English Version of the Video. Click here to open...

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iStoppFalls Symposium 2014 - Second Announcement

30. June 2014:   During autumn this year the iStoppFalls Symposium 2014 will present first results of the randomized clinical trial with 160 participants in Europe (Cologne, Valencia) and...

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iStoppFalls Consortium Meeting in Valencia

16.-18. June 2014: During the second iStoppFalls consortium meeting in 2014, at IBV in Valencia, mid-term data of the iStoppFalls Randomized Clinical Trial in Europe were discussed between the...

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iStoppFalls Symposium, 24/25 October 2014 - First Announcement

21. March 2014:   During autumn this year the iStoppFalls Symposium 2014 will present first insights and results of the randomized clinical trial with 160 participants in Europe (Cologne,...

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iStoppFalls Consortium Meeting in Eindhoven

20. February 2014: During the first iStoppFalls consortium meeting in 2014, at Philips Research Europe in Eindhoven, baseline data of the iStoppFalls Randomized Clinical Trial in Europe were discussed...

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iStoppFalls project passed Review 2 and Milestone 4 (Re-Design finished)

20. December 2013: The second review of the project was done by the EC and 3 reviewers during a whole-day meeting in Cologne (October 2013) and reviewed iStoppFalls as a project which achieved "good...

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iStoppFalls at the European AAL Forum in Norrköping, Sweden

24-26. September 2013: During the Eurpean AAL Forum in Norrköping (Sweden) iStoppFalls participated with an exhibition booth, a live demo of the re-designed system and contributions to the...

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iStoppFalls Consortium Meeting in Cologne

11. September 2013: During the third iStoppFalls consortium meeting in 2013, at German Sports University (DSHS) in Cologne, final plannings and decision were taken for implementing the iStoppFall...

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iStoppFalls Consortium Meeting in Vienna

15. May 2013: During the second iStoppFalls consortium meeting in 2013, at AIT in Vienna, consortium members discussed the results from the pilot trials and living labs which were just before the...

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Milestone 3 "Pilot Finished" passed successfully

30. April 2013: The project successfully passed Milestone 3 (Pilot Finished) of the project. In the last 6 months, the pilots in Cologne and Valencia as well as the Living Labs in Siegen and Sydney...

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iStoppFalls Consortium meeting in Düsseldorf

15. January 2013: During the first iStoppFalls consortium meeting in 2013, at Kaasa in Düsseldorf, consortium members were able to discuss first results from the pilot trial and living lab which...

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iStoppFalls successfully passed review 1 and milestone 2 of the project

25. October 2012: The first review of the project done by the EC and 3 reviewers during a whole-day meeting in Brussels, end of October, reveals iStoppFalls as a "good to excellent" project. The...

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iStoppFalls team member wins Young Researchers Award at European AAL Forum 2012

24. September 2012: In a cooperative research task of the fall prediction work package of the project, Andreas Ejupi from Austrian Institute of Technology analyzed fall data records of 372 study...

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iStoppFalls Symposium at WCAA 2012

15. August 2012: The iStoppFalls project was presented during a complete symposium at the 8th World Congress on Active Ageing in Glasgow, August 2012. Click here to access the program and abstracts of...

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Milestone 1 succesfully passed

1.April 2012: The project successfully passed Milestone 1 (Initialized) of the project. In the last 6 months, the project was set-up and some important outcomes were achieved: End-User Requirements...

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Consortium Meeting Valencia  

31.Jan - 01.Feb 2012:   The members of the iStoppFalls team during the Consortium meeting in Valencia, Spain.  

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October 1, 2011: EU-funded research project iStoppFalls started.

The aim of iStoppFalls consists of developing ICT-based technologies which can be easily integrated in the daily life practices of older people who live alone and which allow for continuous training,...

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Kick-Off-Meeting

September 19/20 2011   The members of the iStoppFalls team during the kick-off meeting in Cologne, Germany.  

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iStoppFalls Gait Analysis Paper Published

31. March 2017:    Data from the iStoppFalls gait analysis have been published in the International Journal of Geriatric Gerontology, which is available here: Comparison between...  more ›

iStoppFalls Long-term Living Lab Results Published

7. November 2016:  Data from the iStoppFalls long-term living lab have been published in the ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI), which is available here: ICT-Based Fall...  more ›

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