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FATE accessible to all

The main objective of the research team of FATE is to help improve the quality of life and independence of older people. That is why after completion of pilot project and we got good results of the...

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Three benefits of FATE

There are a lot of benefits when using our device created to detect falls which elderly people can suffer and to advise family members and professionals with an alarm. Today we will tell you the...

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The users help us to “redesign” FATE with their experience

Some months ago, we from the CETpD organized a focus group –with the help of Pracmatic- to learn about the opinions of the users of FATE. The intention was to extract the maximum information we...

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Article in "Flash TicSalut" of TicSalut

FATE, peace and security for seniors who may fall (in Catalan)

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Good sensations of the Summit

Last week the team of researchers who have developed REMPARK and FATE were at the “Summit on Innovation for Active and Healthy Ageing”. This event organized by the European Union in Brussels...

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Dispositiu per detectar caigudes de persones grans

Investigadors de la UPC ha dissenyat un cinturó que incorpora un sensor de moviment altament sensible i que permet detectar les caigudes de qui el porta posat. Està pensat per augmentar la...

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Archive page with main documents of the preparatory steps and of documents that were produced after the adoption of the directive like a communication, studies and public consultations.

The Economic and Social Impact of Software and Services on Competitiveness and Innovation

This EU supported study summarises the importance of European software and the software-based services (SSBS) industry and their contribution to growth and high value employment in Europe. The report also identifies and describes the key drivers for the industry’s growth and competitiveness. Particular attention is given to the extent and role of in-house software development. Furthermore it includes a number of suggestions for future policies.

Terms and conditions and algorithms in 'platform-to-business' trading practices

Publication of three high level reports of three workshops (data, Terms & Conditions, algorithms) which summarise the discussions and set out in more detail the various practices experienced by the business users.