Brian Horsak having a look at the lab at the KU Leuven

Research visit at KU Leuven

This week Brian Horsak visited Prof. Ilse Jonkers and her “Human Movement Biomechanics Research Group” at the KU Leuven in Belgium. This trip was financed by the Erasmus+ Staff training program. During his stay in Leuven, Brian visited a total of three Biomechanics Labs of the KU Leuven and had some very interesting discussions with […]

UmBrello – Conference contribution published for Springer LNCS

A paper about the first results of our field trial with 30 elderly participants over the course of 5 month within the projects of Brelomate 2/ UmBrello was accepted! Over 200.000 data points were recorded and analysed in a first step. The constribution is titled “Improving user engagement and social participation of elderly people through […]

Austrian Science Fund (FWF)

Follow-up project granted!

A follow-up project to our Children’s Knees project, which we have submitted to the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) in 2017, was accepted. This is awesome news! The project is entitled: “Validity of several non-invasive hip joint center estimation methods for clinical gait analysis in a population of overweight and obese children and adolescents” The primary […]

Workshop Educational Institutions

On February 27, 2018 the fifth workshop took place in Hofstetten. This time we invited people from educational institutions, like a elementary school, or catholic training institute in Obergrafendorf to talk and discuss about Umbrello. We wanted to know what they think about Umbrello, how they could use it and which ideas they have to […]

Workshop local Trade and Business

On February 21, 2018 another workshop took place in Weinburg. This time we focused on local trade and business issues. Therefore we invited people who works in these sectors, they offer bio products in a small shop or own a electronic business and together with the Umbrello team they discussed problems, new ideas and their […]

Workshop Social and Healthservices

On February 2, 2018 the third workshop took place in Weinburg. We focused this time on the two topics of social support and tele training/health. Therefore we invited people from the social and health sector. Together and in small groups new ideas were worked out and discussed. New perspectives and empirical knowledge of the guests […]

Brelomate at Open Innovation

Open innovation is “the use of purposive inflows and outflows of knowledge to accelerate internal innovation, and expand the markets for external use of innovation, respectively.” The Brelomate team visited the Open Innovation event “Gesellschaft im Aufbruch – Ohne Innovation ist alles nichts” on 2nd October, 2017 at Nordlicht in Vienna. After a short introduction, […]

Brelomate at Alternsmedizin trifft Traumatologie

“Alternsmedizin trifft Traumatologie” is an interprofessional congress for physicians, medical assistants, nurses and home nurses  and took place from 15th to the 16th of September 2017,  at Voestalpine Steel World in Upper Austria. Lectures, roundtable discussions and workshops – with its variety of didactic methods, the congress ensured a diversified form of knowledge transfer around […]