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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:25:23 +0200
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Dear authors,


on behalf of PETRA'17 organizing committee, we would like to invite you to submit your papers to the 10th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments (PETRA) conference. PETRA is a highly interdisciplinary conference that focuses on computational and engineering approaches to improve the quality of life and enhance human performance in a wide range of settings, in the workplace, at home, in public spaces, urban environments, and other.   For more information regarding the conference, please check the conference flyer​ <> , visit <> , or contact us via [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]> ​.  All conference and workshop papers will be published in the ACM conference proceedings (past proceedings available here <> ).


PETRA'17 will be held on the <>  Island of Rhodes, Greece at the Amilia Mare from June 21-23, 2017. The submission deadlines are Jan 15th, 2017 for full papers and workshop proposals, and Feb 12th, 2017 for short and poster papers.  We would love to see​ you at PETRA'17.


Call for Papers:

Healthcare Informatics include, but are not limited to:

• Big Data Management

• Data Privacy and Remote Health Monitoring

• Games for Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

• User Interface Design and Usability

• Reasoning Systems and Machine Learning

• Affective Computing

• Human-Robot Interaction

• Human-Centered Computing

• Haptics

• Gesture and Motion Tracking

• Cognitive Modeling

• Wearable Computing


Applications include, but are not limited to:

• Sensor networks for pervasive health care

• Mobile and wireless technologies

• Healthcare privacy and data security

• Smart rehabilitation systems

• Game design for cognitive assessment and social interaction

• Behavior monitoring systems

• Computer vision in healthcare

• Virtual and augmented reality environments

• Ambient assisted living

• Navigation systems

• Collaboration and data sharing

• Wearable devices

• Drug delivery evaluation

• Vocational safety and health monitoring

• Eye tracking

• Telemedicine and biotechnology

• Technologies for senior living

• Social impact of pervasive technologies

• Intelligent assistive environments

• Technologies to provide assessment and intervention for Stroke, spinal cord injury, and multiple sclerosis

• Technologies for improving quality of daily living

• Robotics research for rehabilitation and tele-rehabilitation

• Innovative design for smart wheelchairs and smart canes

• Computer based training systems for artificial limbs and prosthetics

• Disability computing: Smart systems to assist persons with visual, hearing, and loss of limb functionalities

• Smart Cities of the Future

• Assistive Technologies for Urban Environments


On behalf of PETRA'17 Organizing Committee


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Best regards, Oliver Korn

Prof. Dr. Oliver Korn
Professor for Human Computer Interaction

Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

Badstr. 24, Room  D 302, 77652 Offenburg, Germany
Tel.  +49 (0) 781 / 205 - 4821  |  Fax: -45-4821




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