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Regional politicians about innovation in Active and Healthy Ageing at AAL Forum

This is the video message of European Commissioner Neelie Kroes from the Digital Agenda as her call for commitment in the talkshow about regional policy on Active and Healthy Ageing Tuesday 24th of September in Norrkoping, Sweden as part of the AAL Forum. The annual AAL Forum 2013 (Ambient Assisted Living Forum) takes place in [...]

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Hospital + Innovation Congress – where do you fit on the map of global healthcare?

The Region of Southern Denmark, together with exciting public and private partners from around the world, invites you to the Hospital + Innovation Congress, September 30 – October 1, 2013 in Odense, Denmark. The Hospital + Innovation Congress brings together public and private partners and provides an exciting and creative environment for them to work [...]

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Interreg IVC study visit to Flanders on mobility and livability – Oct 10 – 11

On the 10th and 11th October 2013 (Gent), Flanders will organize the 7th study visit of the INTERREG IVC project CASA on the topic of mobility and livability – integrated regional policy, business and knowledge development. During these days project partners will gain insights in the way care is organized in Flanders and will receive [...]

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Scaling up smart solutions in the deep south of Europe: Seville, Andalucia.

June 13th and 14th the CASA study visit takes place in Sevilla, Andalucia, Spain. The region of Andalucia organises this event to show what reality looks like in the field of health and social care. About 50 participants from 13 European regions will learn about the initiatives, projects and centers that are focussing on smart [...]

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Study visit: How to evaluate and assess telemedicine and assisted living projects?

Study visit to the Region of Southern Denmark April 23-24th 2013 The Region of Southern Denmark, together with other European partners, developed the MAST: Methodology for the Assessment of Telemedicine in MethoTelemed, a one year study commissioned by the European Commission. Since, the Region has used this evaluation method in several telemedicine projects and the [...]

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How is informal care organised in Wielkopolska?

Study visit to Poznan March 14-15th 2013 March 14-15th 2013 a CASA study visit in Wielkopolska is organised for experts and policy makers from all partnerregions. Every CASA study visit has a special topic to discover the variety of aspects in the partnerregions. The topic in Wielkopolska is informal care. Social welfare offers some tools [...]

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Kent County study visit and workshop monitoring, safety and self-management December 11-12th

Study visit 11th December: Monitoring, safety and self-­management Workshop Canterbury, 12th December 2012 About 70-80 particicipants from 13 European regions participate to this 3rd study visit of the CASA project William Harvey Hospital, Ashford East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest hospital trusts in England, with five hospitals serving a [...]

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Study visit in Noord-Brabant about smart ICT solutions for social interaction

The Province of Noord-Brabant organised the 1st CASA study visit at September 27-28th in which participants visited half a dozen of sites in the Province of Noord-Brabant. The focus was on the use of smart ICT tools and services that enable senior citizens and the chronically ill to interact. Innovative solutions that make it possible [...]

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Flemish Minister Jo Vandeurzen representing the CASA project and CORAL at the Open Days in Brussels October 2012

During the 10th European Week of Regions and Cities 2012 (Open Days), the European Commission organized a workshop entitled ”European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing: The Opportunity for regions”. The workshop focused on the role that innovation can play in dealing with the challenges of an ageing population. Innovation can improve the health [...]

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AAL Forum 2012

CASA and CORAL organised a joint seminar about regional policy for Active and Healthy Ageing and Ambient Assisted Living as an integrated part of the official programme of the AAL Forum 2012 in Eindhoven in Noord-Brabant. CASA and CORAL also presented themselves at a pavilion during this three-day-conference at which 1300 experts and policy makers [...]

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