JADE – Joining innovative Approaches for the integration and Development of transnational knowledge of clusters policies related to independent of Elderly
The JADE project aims to help older people to live independently for longer. It will achieve this through the application of Ambient Assistive technologies to chronic disease management and prevention in elderly.
The project also aims to influence development policy initiatives towards the creation of innovative and affordable ehealth technologies and services to improve the quality life of the elderly.
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The main objectives of this 3-year project are to develop and promote a Common Research Agenda and Joint Action Plan around independent living services and telecare applications as a way of meeting the needs of a healthy ageing population. In addition, the project aims to foster transnational scientific cooperation and collaboration between regional assisted living clusters; to share and disseminate knowledge and understanding; and to develop common approaches to enhance research and policy-making in ambient assisted living.
Over 50 delegates attended the EU Horizon2020 Conference and Workshop held at Leatherhead Food Research on Thursday 7th November 2013.
We had speakers from The GLE Group, SEHTA, NHS European Office, KSS AHSN, Wessex HIEC, & Docobo and the event also provided an opportunity for businesses to network and make new business contacts.
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The JADE project brings together 5 Research Driven Clusters (RDC) from Italy, France, United Kingdom, Finland and Turkey
SVIM – Development Agency of Marche Region
Ida Prosperi, Project Coordinator
Tel: +39 071 28994+39 071 28994
SEHTA – South East Health Technologies Alliance
David Parry, Project Manager
Tel: +44 7899 811400+44 7899 811400
Valérie Ayache, Project Manager
Tel: +33 (0) 476 549 563+33 (0) 476 549 563
Frank Ryhänen, Project Manager
Tel: +358 50 570 8570+358 50 570 8570
Osman Ugur Sezerman, Project Manager
Tel: +90 216 483 9513+90 216 483 9513