posted by user: icstcfp || 1786 views || tracked by 9 users: [display]

HealthWear 2016 : 1st EAI International Conference on Wearables in Healthcare

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

Link: http://healthwearconference.org/2016/show/home
 
When Jun 14, 2016 - Jun 16, 2016
Where Budapest
Submission Deadline Mar 14, 2016
Notification Due Apr 11, 2016
Final Version Due May 16, 2016
Categories    personal health informatics   health data acquisition, analy   innovative algorithms for asse   validity, reliability, usabili
 

Call For Papers

Scope of the Conference:
A variety of relevant health and fitness parameters are now being captured via an ecosystem of consumer-oriented wearable self-tracking devices, smartphone apps and related services. Techniques from information science, sociology, psychology, statistics, machine learning and data mining are applied to analyze collected data. These techniques provide new opportunities to enrich understanding of individual and population health. Self-tracking data can provide better measures of everyday behavior and lifestyle and can complement more traditional clinical data collection, towards a comprehensive picture of health. HealthWear'16 will bring together researchers, developers, and industry professionals from both Healthcare and Quantified Self communities to discuss key issues, opportunities and obstacles for personal health data research. These include challenges of capturing, summarizing, presenting and retrieving relevant information from heterogeneous sources to support a new vision of pervasive personal healthcare.

Highlights
Accepted papers will be published in Springer's LNICST series and will appear in the SpringerLink, one of the largest digital libraries online that covers a variety of scientific disciplines.
The proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus and EU Digital Library (EUDL).
A special issue of ACM/Springer MONET will be allocated for selected papers of M3Apps Conference. In addition, recommended authors will be considered for inclusion in the EAI Endorsed Transaction on Pervasive Health and Technology.
The event is endorsed by the European Alliance for Innovation, a leading community-based organization devoted to the advancement of innovation in the field of ICT.

Conference topics
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
• Personal Health Informatics
• Quantified Self for Healthcare
• Activity Monitors and Devices
• Self-Tracking
• Healthcare Knowledge Representation & Reasoning
• Health Data acquisition, analysis and mining
• Healthcare Information Systems
• Validity, reliability, usability, and effectiveness of Self-Tracking devices
• Experiment Design
• Social and Psychological investigation into Self-Tracking practices
• Health Monitoring in clinical and lifestyle environments
• Sensors and actuators for Wellness, Fitness and Rehabilitation
• Innovative Algorithms for assessment of long-term physiological and behavioural data
• Models for interpreting medical sensor data
• Lifelogging, lifecaching, lifestreaming
• Biometric data
• Medical Self-diagnostics
Important dates
Full Paper submission: 14 march 2016
Short and Position Papers deadline: 14 March 2016
WIP papers March 31 2016
Acceptance Notification: 11 April 2016
Camera‐ready deadline: 16 May 2016
Start of the conference 14 June 2016
End of the conference 16 June 2016

Related Resources

IMWUT (4) 2017   Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (4)
LCN-NSWMD 2017   IEEE International Workshop on Networks of Sensors, Wearable, and Medical Devices
PSCare 2017   The Fourth International Workshop on Privacy and Security in HealthCare 2017
KDH@IJCAI 2017   The 2nd International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery in Healthcare Data (KDH) - aligning with IJCAI 2017
Edge of Things for Smart Healthcare 2017   Special Issue on Edge-of-Things Computing for Smart Healthcare Systems: Opportunities and Challenges at Computer and Electrical Engineering Journal
TIE 2017   1st EAI International Conference on Technology, Innovation & Entrepreneurship
BOOM 2017   2nd IJCAI International Workshop on Biomedical infOrmatics with Optimization and Machine learning (BOOM)
ArtsIT 2017   6th EAI International Conference: ArtsIT, Interactivity & Game Creation
SIHC 2017   Special Issue on eHealth Solutions for the Integrated Healthcare
BIBM 2017   BIBM 2017 : IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM)