Activity-Centred Modelling of Knowledge and Interaction Tailored to Users

EU Partnership Day

The Nordic Telemedicine Center project organised an exhibition day in Common Grounds, at Umeå University hospital Sept 21, 2016. The eHealth-related research was demonstrated by representatives from Umeå University, and technology for remote care used in the county council.  

Licentate Thesis presentation by Jaya Baskar September 24

Wednesday September 24, Jayalakshmi Baskar presented  her Licentiate thesis in MC313 in the MIT-building at Umeå University, 13.15. Title: Adaptive Human-Agent Dialogues for Reasoning about Health Grading committee: – Dr. Marie Gustafsson-Friberger, Department of Computer Science, Malmö University. (Initiates the discussions) – Dr. Carljohan Orre, Department of Informatics and Department of Nursing, Umeå University. – […]

Welcome to Licentate Thesis presentation by Esteban Guerrero September 30

 On Tuesday September 30, Esteban Guerrero will present his Licentiate thesis in MC313 in the MIT-building at Umeå University, 13.15. Welcome! Title: Supporting Human Activity Performance Using Argumentation-Based Technology Grading committee: Dr. Johanna Björklund, Department of Computing Science, Umeå University. Associate Professor Fredrik Heintz, Department of Computer and Information Science, Linköping University. (Initiates the discussions) […]

Award for Best Paper

Marlene Sandlund received on behalf of the authors acknowledge for best paper at the International Conference on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies, held in Gothenburg in September. The title is ” Towards a mobile exercise application to prevent falls: a participatory design process”, which is built using the ACKTUS platform.  

Nationella Demensdagen 2013

Helena Lindgren was invited to give a presentation about decision support in dementia care at the Swedish national dementia conference March 7 in Stockholm.

As-A-Pal Kitchen Demo Dec 6 2012

The first version of the As-A-Pal (smart) Kitchen was demonstrated by Dipak Surie, and the master students Berker Baydan and Arslan Qureshi.

The CS Research Day 2012

Today the Department of Computing Science’s Annual Research Day was held. See the schedule for more information.

Read more about the state visit to South Korea

Lindgren was recently invited to South Korea to give a presentation at the Sweden – Korea Dementia Forum, arranged May 31 as part of the Swedish state visit to South Korea. Read more about the event on the Umeå University news pages and on the web page of department of Computing Science (in Swedish).

Agents Applied in Health Care 2012 @ AAMAS 2012 in Valencia

Juan Carlos Nieves and Farahnaz Yekeh have presented research results at the workshop Agents Applied in Health Care 2012, co-located with the AAMAS 2012 conference in Valencia. The titles of the papers are “A Qualitative Medical Diagnosis Approach based on Observer and Validating Agents” and “Agent-Supported Assessment for Personalized Ambient Assisted Living”. Abstract for “A […]

Helena Lindgren presents at the State Visit to South Korea May 31, 2012

Helena Lindgren was invited as speaker at the Sweden Korea Dementia Forum, arranged as part of the Swedish State visit to South Korea May 31, 2012, participated by Her Majesty the Queen. The title of the talk was “Computer-Supported Diagnostic Reasoning in Dementia Care”. How knowledge-based technology can support and improve dementia care was presented, […]

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