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 […]

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, […]

FH St Pölten / Sabine Sommer

Brelomate presented at the IARA conference in Villach

Johannes Pflegerl and Sabine Sommer were invited to present Brelomate at the international conference of the Institute for Applied Research on Ageing (IARA) at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences. Their presentation was focused on preliminary findings of the field study which was conducted from February until June 2017 in 30 elderly households in Lower […]

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 […]

Consortial Meeting #7

On September 6th, 2017 the Brelomate team met at the company location of Kabelplus in Maria Enzersdorf. The main topic was the final evaluation of the fieldstudy, which took place from February to June 2017. The participating 17 women and 16 men were between 61 and 82 years old (Ø 71) and during their test time, […]