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The “Electronic and Mobile Health and Smart Cities” workshop Proceedings were published as part of the 20th International Multiconference INFORMATION SOCIETY – IS 2017.

Zbornik IS 2017
Posted: 1. 12. 2017 at 10:32   /   by   /   comments (0)
The Information Society Multiconference (, held for 20 consecutive years, is the central event in the field of information society, computer science and informatics.
At the conference EkoSmart organized a third workshop on “e&m-health” (electronic and mobile healthcare, EMH for short), presenting the research and development results,  i.e. a proposal for the implementation of infrastructure and the introduction of the use of informatics- and mobile-supported integrated health care to improve preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic treatment of citizens, which would reduce costs while also increase the availability of health care in the period of 2016-2020.
EMH consists of 5 work packages (WPs) run by UMCL, JSI, UM FEECS and UL FCIS:
• Information technologies to support integrated care / hospitals / Prof. Z. Pirtošek
• Home support for healthy, elderly and chronically ill patients / home / Prof. M. Gams
• Mobile monitoring of vital and environmental data / mobile / Dr. R. Trobec
• Computer support, data, creation of new knowledge / algorithms / Prof. P. Kokol
• ICT platform / Prof. M. Bajec
The partners presented the research and development work carried out within the EkoSmart program and contributed ideas for further work and ways of integration.
The proceedings issued on the occasion are accessible here:
Matjaž Gams and Aleš Tavčar, JSI