Conference Program

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Keynote and Invited Speakers

Keynote Lecture: Assistive Environments that Empower Individuals with Severe Disabilities
Margrit Betke, Boston University, USA
Keynote Lecture: Deformable Models and Sparse Methods for Improved Signal and Disease Diagnosis
Dimitrios Metaxas, Rutgers University, USA
Keynote Lecture: Ambient Intelligence Environments for the Aging Population
Constantine Stephanidis, Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH), Greece
Keynote Lecture: Model-Based Image Analysis and Biomechanical Modeling With Applications to Healthcare
Demetri Terzopoulos, UCLA, USA
Invited Lecture: Wireless Health: A Novel Approach to Healthcare Delivery
Majid Sarrafzadeh, UCLA, USA

Accepted Papers

Main Conference Papers || Workshop Papers || Posters

Main Conference Papers

A Mobile Robot for Self-selected Gait Velocity Assessments in Assistive Environments
Melina Brell, Jochen Meyer, Thomas Frenken, Andreas Hein
A New Tourist Audio Guide Service for Elderly People Integrated in the Mobile Phone: Preliminary Results
Unai Díaz, Alvaro García, Alejandro De felipe
A privacy-preserving protocol for finding the nearest doctor in an emergency
Georgios Drosatos, Pavlos Efraimidis
A Secure Ubiquitous Healthcare System Based on IMS and the HL7 Standards
Vasileios Giotsas, Stefanos Nikolidakis, Emmanouil Georgakakis, Dimitrios Vergados, Christos Douligeris
A Survey of Technology for the Elderly
Kush Wadhwa
Abnormal Human Behavioral Pattern Detection in Assisted Living Environment
Kyungseo Park, Yong Lin, Vangelis Metsis, Zhengyi Le, Fillia Makedon
Activity Monitoring Using an Intelligent Mobile Phone – A Validation Study
Yan Huang, Huiru Zheng, Chris Nugent, Paul Mccullagh, Suzanne Mcdonough
An agent-based application of Personal Health Record in Homecare
Vassiliki Koufi, Flora Malamateniou, George Vassilacopoulos
An Authentication Model for Delegation, Attribution and Least Privilege
Ebrima n. Ceesay, William r. Simpson, Coimbatore Chandersekaran
An Exploration of Real-Time Environmental Interventions for Care of Dementia Patients in Assistive Living
Lisa Rebenitsch, Charles Owen, Reza Ferrydiansyah, Corey Bohil, Frank Biocca
An Interactive User Interface System for Alzheimer’s Intervention
Rong Zhang, Georgios Alexandrakis, Charles Owen, Andrew Saykin, Fillia Makedon
An Overview of Body Sensor Networks in Enabling Pervasive Healthcare and Assistive Environments
Charalampos Liolios, Charalampos Doukas, George Fourlas, Ilias Maglogiannis
Android vs Windows Mobile vs Java ME, A comparative Study of Mobile Development Environments
Tor-morten Grønli, Jarle Hansen, Gheorghita Ghinea
Applying Data Warehousing Technique in Pervasive Assistive Environment
Shahina Ferdous, Leonidas Fegaras, Fillia Makedon
Assistive Technologies For The Blind: A Digital Ecosystem Perspective
David Calder
Blink and Wink Detection for Mouse Pointer Control
Eric Missimer, Margrit Betke
BlueS: Semantic caching approaches for data reuse in smart environments
Andre Peters, Dortje Loeper, Andreas Heuer
Cognitive Optimization in the Development of Assistive Living Systems
Alan Bowling
Communicating Through Preferences
Nicolas Spyratos, Dimitris Kotzinos
Context-aware Optimized Information Dissemination in Large Scale Vehicular Networks
Yves Vanrompay, Ansar-ul-haque Yasar, Davy Preuveneers, Yolande Berbers
Development of Holistic Physical Therapy Management System using Multimodal Sensor Network
Aung aung Phyo wai, Kenneth Lin jinhong
Emotion Detection via Discriminative Kernel Facial Expression Recognition
Hua Wang, Heng Huang, Yanzi Hu, Mindi Anderson, Pamela Rollins
Experiments with Computer Vision Methods for Fall Detection
Zhong Zhang, Eric Becker, Roman Arora, Vassilis Athitsos
Extending Event-Driven Experiments for Human Activity for an Assistive Environment
Eric Becker, Roman Arora, Scott Phan, Jyothi Vinjumer, Fillia Makedon
FoodManager: a Cooking, Eating and Appliance Controlling Support System for the Elderly
Rosa Iglesias, Ibai Ibarguren, Nuria Gomez-de-segura, Julen Ugalde, Leticia Coello
From Dialogue Management to Pervasive Interaction
Yong Lin, Fillia Makedon
Fun to Develop Embodied Skill: How games help the Blind to Understand Pointing
Francisco Oliveira, Heidi Cowan, Bing Fang, Francis Quek
Haptic Emulation of Games: Haptic Sudoku for the Blind
René Gutschmidt, Maria Schiewe, Francis Zinke, Helmut Jürgensen
Health Monitoring using Gait Phase Effects
Richard Byrne, Parisa Eslambolchilar, Andrew Crossan
Heart Murmurs Identification Using Random Forests in Assistive Environments
Euripides Loukis, Manolis Maragoudakis
Identification of Static and Dynamic Muscle Activation Patterns for Intuitive Human/Computer Interfaces
Fred Clark jr., Dan Nguyen, Gutemberg Guerra filho, Manfred Huber
Misco: A MapReduce Framework for Mobile Systems
Adam Dou, Vana Kalogeraki, Dimitrios Gunopulos, Taneli Mielikainen, Ville Tuulos
Modeling Reliability for Wireless Sensor Node Coverage in Assistive Testbeds
Zhengyi Le, Eric Becker, Dimitrios Konstantinides, Chris Ding, Fillia Makedon
Optimizing Path of Mobile Beacon with Genetic Algorithm to Localize Sensor Network
Awais Iqbal, Lanjiang Zhou, Manfred Huber, Gergely Zaruba
Optimizing Pervasive Sensor Data Acquisition utilizing Missing Values Substitution
Michael Michalopoulos, Chris Anagnostopoulos, Charalampos Doukas, Ilias Maglogiannis, Stathes Hadjiefthymiades
Pervasive Technology to Facilitate Wellness
Paul Mccullagh, Mark Beattie, Chris Nugent
Sensor based micro-context for mild dementia assistance
Jit Biswas, Kelvin Sim, Weimin Huang, Andrei Tolstikov, Aung Aung
Sensor Placement and Coordination via Distributed Multi-Agent Cooperative Control
Alexandros Papangelis, Vangelis Metsis, Fillia Makedon
Shape Recognition, With Applications To A Passive Assistant
Antonella Dilillo, Giovanni Motta, Kevin Thomas, James Storer
Strengthening Human-Robot Interaction by Acoustical Implicit Communication
Yong Lin, Zhengyi Le, Eric Becker, Fillia Makedon
The Security and Privacy Implications of Using Social Networks to Deliver Healthcare
Carrie Gates, Matt Bishop
Threat Analysis of Online Health Information System
Azadeh Nematzadeh, Jean Camp
Using Mobile Phones to Improve Medication Compliance and Awareness for cardiac Patients
Islam Qudah, Peter Leijdekkers, Valerie Gay
Voice Commands for a Mobile Reading Device for the Visually Impaired
Robefrt Keefer, Sundaram Narayanan, Nikolaos Bourbakis
Web Based Medicine Intake Tracking Application
Jyothi Vinjumur, Eric Becker, Shahina Ferdous, George Galatas, Fillia Makedon

Workshop Papers