CALL FOR PAPERS
The 2nd International Workshop on Ubiquitous Computing
for Pervasive Healthcare Applications
October 12, 2003
Seattle, Washington, USA
UbiHealth 2003 is a forum for researchers working with pervasive and
ubiquitous computing technology and healthcare. This workshop will
explore the development and application of ubicomp infrastructures
and devices for pervasive healthcare including assisting people
with cognitive, mobility, and sensory impairments.
UbiHealth 2003 will take place October 12, 2003, as part of the
UbiComp 2003 Conference (www.ubicomp.org) in Seattle,
UbiHealth 2003 welcomes submissions in a variety of themes
and topics such as:
- Wearable computing for health;
- Personal medical devices;
- Cognitive aids and reminding devices;
- Smart home technology;
- Implantable sensory technology;
- Technology for caregivers and nurses;
- Ethical implications of pervasive healthcare;
- Methodological issues in pervasive healthcare.
Paper deadline: August 8
Notification of acceptance: August 22
Workshop Date: October 12, 2003
Jakob E. Bardram, University of Aarhus, Denmark
Ilkka Korhonen, VTT Information Technology, Finland
Alex Mihailidis, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Dadong Wan, Accenture Technology Labs, USA
Ten to fifteen participants will be invited based on a position paper
submitted prior to the workshop.
Each position paper should be two to five pages in length and consist of the
author's vision of the use of pervasive computing in healthcare, current
work, expectations towards the workshop, and the author's research
activities including a short bio of the author(s).
Position papers should be formatted according to the standard Springer
Verlag format and submitted in PDF format. A template file can be found at
Papers should be submitted to the workshop program committee by email to
Ilkka Korhonen [[log in to unmask]].
This workshop website contains accepted submissions, workshop details, and
the program. Furthermore, the results of the workshop will be posted here.