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11th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare

May 23–26, 2017 | Barcelona, Spain



May 23rd


Pervasive Health Workshop on Health-i-Coach, Intelligent Technologies for Coaching in Health







Welcome and Introduction



Jesus Favela. Perception and health behavior: Using principles of behavioral economics to change perception and increase health equality


Paper presentations (Session 1)


Chris Baber, Ahmad Khattab, Joachim Hermsdoerfer, Alan Wing and Martin Russell. Coaching Through Smart Objects


Matthias Woelfel. Acceptance of Dynamic Feedback to Poor Sitting Habits by Anthropomorphic Objects



Coffee break


Paper presentations (Session 2)

Julia Mollee, Anouk Middelweerd, Saskia Te Velde and Michel Klein. Evaluation of a personalized coaching system for physical activity: user appreciation and adherence


Daniel Aranki, Uma Balakrishnan, Hannah Sarver, Lucas Serven, Eugene Song, Carlos Asuncion, Kaidi Du, Caitlin Gruis, Gao Xian Peh, Yu Xiao and Ruzena Bajcsy.  RunningCoach – Cadence Training System for Long-Distance Runners


Carme Zambrana, Sebastian Idelsohn-Zielonka, Mireia Claramunt-Molet, Maria Almenara-Masbernat, Eloy Opisso, Josep Maria Tormos, Felip Miralles and Eloisa Vargiu.  A Hierarchical Approach to Recognize Purposeful Movements Using Inertial Sensors: Preliminary Experiments and Results


Antigoni Mezari and Ilias Maglogiannis. Gesture recognition using Symbolic Aggregate approximation and Dynamic Time Warping on Motion Data


George Moore, Leo Galway and Mark Donnelly. Remember to smile – design of a mobile affective technology to help promote individual happiness through smiling


Claudia Villalonga, Harm Op den Akker, Hermie Hermens, Luis Javier Herrera, Hector Pomares, Ignacio Rojas, Olga Valenzuela and Oresti Banos. Ontological Modeling of Motivational Messages for Physical Activity Coaching





Christopher Eccleston. e-living with pain and bodily sensations


Paper presentations (Session 3)


Martin Gerdes, Santiago Gil Martinez and Dian Tjondronegoro. Conceptualization of a Personalized eCoach for Wellness Promotion


Elham Dolatabadi, Ying Xuan Zhi, Bing Ye, Marge Coahran, Giorgia Lupinacci, Alex Mihailidis, Rosalie Wang and Babak Taati. TRSPD dataset to detect and categorize compensation during robotic rehabilitation therapy


Maria Alejandra Garcia Corretjer, Sergi Navarro Aubanell and David Miralles. Towards a new measurement language for Self-Knowledge in Personal-Informatics [SHORT PAPER]



Coffee break


Paper presentations (Session 4)


Ramazan Gundogdu, Alexander Bejan, Christopher Kunze and Matthias Woelfel. Activating People with Dementia using Natural User Interface interaction on a Surface Computer [SHORT PAPER]


Ramon Hervas, David Ruiz-Carrasco, Tania Mondejar and Jose Bravo. Gamification mechanics for behavioral change: A systematic review and proposed taxonomy


Gabriel Lugo, Mario Ibarra-Manzano, Fang Ba and Irene Cheng.  Virtual reality and hand tracking system as a medical tool to evaluate patients with Parkinson’s [SHORT PAPER]


Rieks Op Den Akker, Randy Klaassen, Kim Bul, Pam Kato, Gert Jan van der Burg and Pierpaulo di Bitonto. Let them play: experiences in the wild with a gamification and coaching system for young diabetes patients


Zilu Liang, Takuichi Nishimura and Satoshi Nishimura. Explicit Exercise Coaching for Health Promotion based on Biomechanics and Ontology Engineering [SHORT PAPER]


Discussion and Wrap-up


Long papers: 15min presentation + 5min Q&A

Short papers: 8min presentation + 2min Q&A


May 23rd 


Pervasive Health Workshop on Challenges and Opportunities in Pervasive Health-enabled Telemedicine


8:45 – 9:15          Registration

9:15 – 9:30          Welcome and Introduction

9:30 – 10:30        Keynote Speech:

Clinical Challenges and Opportunities for Telemedicine

Prof. Noga C. Minsky – Diabetes and Cardiovascular Alliance,

Mount Sinai Hospital


10:30 – 11:00     Coffee break


11:00 – 13:00     Session 1 – Platforms and Data Analysis - Session Chair: Oscar Mayora


Automated Speech-based Screening for Alzheimer’s Disease in a Care Service Scenario

Troger J. Linz N. Alexandersson J., Konig A and Robert P.


Challenges and Opportunities in evolving TreC Personal Health Record Platform

Osmani V., Forti S., Mayora O., Conforti D.


Application of I-COMO Device towards Geographic Disease Enrichment Pattern Revealed from Electronic Medical Record at A Large Urban Academic Medical Center

Danieletto M., Li L., Dudlye J.


New Frontiers for Pervasive Telemedicine: From Data Science in the Wild to HoloPresence

Weibel N.


13:00 – 14:30     Lunch 


14:30 – 16:00     Session 2 – Users and Interactive Health Systems - Session Chair: Mads Frost


Enabling Prescription-based Health Apps

Osmani V., Forti S., Mayora O., Conforti D.


Mapping the Health Technology Needs of Congestive Heart Failure Patients: User Needs vs. Feasibility Heart Failure Patients: User Needs vs. Feasibility

Slegers K., Van Mechelen M. Vanattenhoven J.


Addressing Challenges in Promoting Healthy Lifestyles:The AI-Chatbot Approach

Fadhil A., Gabrielli S.


16:00 – 16:30     Coffee break 


16:30 – 18:00     Discussion and Wrap-up


May 23rd 


Pervasive Health Workshop on Leveraging Patient-Generated Data for Collaborative Decision Making in Healthcare 2017



Introduction of the workshop and organizers, explanation of workshop goals


Introductions by the workshop attendees (4-5 minutes per attendee) and context setting


Divide into mixed-discipline groups, develop scenario (pick/ revise/ merge/ create problem scenarios), identifying key challenges


Coffee break


Design exploration 1: form a group, discuss themes, and map out design solutions for scenario #1


Presentations by groups: discussion of progress, design ideas, and challenges




Design exploration 2: form a group, discuss themes, and map out design solutions for scenario #2


Presentations by groups: discussion of progress, design ideas, and challenges


Coffee break


Reflections and Lessons: reflecting on the experiences of working in cross-disciplinary groups, drawing together common themes, big challenges across solutions, organizing these into an agenda for future work


Closing Plenary


Discussion of next steps, closing


Workshop outing for dinner


Doctoral Colloquium


May 23rd 



Activities (Each student will have 20 minutes to give a talk (including elevator pitch) and 20 minutes to receive feedback from experts)




Panel “Experiences of doing research in HCI”


The Art of the Elevator Pitch (Session chairs )


Coffee Break


Elevator Pitch (students) Round 1 and improvements


Designing for a data supported pathway to better care: COPD case study


Quality of Life Visualizations for Brain Injury Patients


Lunch: Restaurant L’Escola


A Qualitative Exploration of Patient Generated Health Data


The application of remotely controlled techniques of exercise prescription and monitoring used as medicine in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus and older individuals



Coffee Break


Investigating the application of athlete self-report measures and wearable technology in the monitoring of elite Gaelic games players.



The Use of Mobile Technology for Interactive Exercise Biofeedback in Orthopaedic Rehabilitation



Closing remarks (Session chairs)




Pervasive Health Main Technical Sessions


May 24th


07:30 – 09:00 Registration & ID Check


09:00 – 09:30 Conference Opening


09:30 – 10:30 Keynote Speech: Maja Pantic


10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break


11:00 – 13:00  Session 1 (4 papers)

Mental Health and Social Support

Session Chair: Andrew Miller, IUPUI - Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis


  1. Maria Angela Ferrario, Will Simm, Adrian Gradinar, Ian Smith, Marcia Smith, Stephen Forshaw, Thomas Lee and Jon Whittle. Computing and Mental Health: Intentionality and Reflection at the ‘Click of a Button’

  2. Jin Kang, Jomara Binda, Pratik Agarwal, Bruno Saconi and Eun Kyoung Choe. Fostering User Engagement: Improving Sense of Identity through Cosmetic Customization in Wearable Trackers

  3. Sonali Mishra and Predrag Klasnja. “Move into Another World of Happy”: Insights for Designing Affect-Based Physical Activity Interventions

  4. Annu Prabhakar, Lucia Guerra-Reyes, Vanessa Marie Kleinschmidt, Anne Effron, Majdah Alshehri, Tom Ongwere, Margaret Driscoll, Charlie Peters, Vanessa Pereira and Katie Siek. “Let Me Know If You Need Anything”: Support Realities of New Mothers


13:00 – 14:30  Lunch Break


14:30 – 16:30 Session 2 (4 papers)

Healthy Aging

Session Chair: Eun Kyoung Choe, Pennsylvania State University


  1. Josh Cherian, Vijay Rajanna, Daniel Goldberg and Tracy Hammond. Did you Remember To Brush? : A Noninvasive Wearable Approach to Recognizing Brushing Teeth for Elderly Care

  2. Jessica Pater, Shane Owens, Sarah Farmer, Brad Fain and Elizabeth Mynatt. Addressing Medication Adherence Technology Needs in an Aging Population

  3. Chien Wen Yuan, Jess Kropczynski, Richard Wirth, Mary Beth Rosson and John M. Carroll. Investigating Older Adults’ Social Networks and Coproduction Activities for Health

  4. Julie Doyle, Emma Murphy, Suzanne Smith, Caoimhe Hannigan, Janneke Kuiper, An Jacobs and John Dinsmore. Addressing Medication Management Challenges for Older People with Multimorbidities: A Multi-Stakeholder Approach


16:30 – 18:00 Session 3

Posters and Demos  (Coffee Break in paralel)


19:00 – 20:00  Welcome Reception (Bambú Bar - see instructions bellow)


May 25th


08:00 – 08:30 Registration & ID Check


8:30 – 10:30 Session 3 (4 papers)

Data Analytics

Session Chair: Venet Osmani, Fondazione Bruno Kessler


  1. Jörg Sander, Antoine de Schipper, Svetlana Mironcika, Annette Brons, Huub Toussaint, Ben Schouten and Ben Kröse. Detecting delays in motor skill development of children through data analysis of a smart play device

  2. Petar Veličković, Nicholas Lane, Sourav Bhattacharya, Angela Chieh, Otmane Bellahsen, Matthieu Vegreville. Scaling Health Analytics to Millions Without Compromising Privacy using Deep Distributed Behavior Models

  3. Roland Ellerweg, Katharina Hofer, Artur Khromov, Peter Voigt and Sebastian Fischer. Applying trajectory mining in medical image data

  4. Ayelet Ben-Sasson, Eli Ben-Sasson, Kayla Jacobs and Eden Saig. Baby CROINC: An Online, Crowd-Based, Expert-Curated System for Monitoring Child Development


10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break


11:00 – 13:00 Session 4 (4 papers)

Mobility and Rehabilitation

Session Chair: Oresti Banos, University of Twente


  1. Sandra Hellmers, Sebastian Fudickar, Eugen Lange, Christian Lins and Andreas Hein. Validation of a Motion Capture Suit for Clinical Gait Analysis

  2. Anup Mishra, Marjorie Skubic, Bradley Willis, Trent Guess, Swithin Razu, Carmen Abbott and Aaron Gray. Examining Methods to Estimate Static Body Sway from the Kinect V2.0 Skeletal Data: Implications for Clinical Rehabilitation

  3. Meethu Malu and Leah Findlater. Sharing Automatically Tracked Activity Data: Implications for Therapists and People with Mobility Impairments

  4. Ana Pereira, Vânia Guimarães and Inês Sousa. Joint angles tracking for rehabilitation at home using inertial sensors: a feasibility study


13:00 – 14:30  Lunch Break


14:30 – 16:30  Session 5 (4 papers)

Fitness and Self-reflection

Session Chair: Julie Doyle, CASALA, Dundalk Institute of Technology


  1. Roelof Anne Jelle De Vries, Cristina Zaga, Franciszka Bayer, Constance Drossaert, Khiet Truong and Vanessa Evers. You'll Never Walk Alone: Comparing Crowd- versus Expert-Designed Motivational Text Messages for Exercise Behavior Change

  2. Fereshteh Amini, Khalad Hasan, Andrea Bunt and Pourang Irani. Data Representations for In-Situ Exploration of Health and Fitness Data

  3. Eun Kyoung Choe, Bongshin Lee, Haining Zhu, Nathalie Henry Riche and Dominikus Baur. Understanding Self-Reflection: How People Reflect on Personal Data Through Visual Data Exploration

  4. Ayse Buyuktur, Mark Ackerman, Mark Newman and Pei-Yao Hung. Design Considerations for Semi-Automated Tracking: Self-Care Plans in Spinal Cord Injury


16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break


17:00 – 18:30 Session 6 (3 papers)

At Home

Session Chair: Mirco Musolesi, University College, London


  1. Dawood Al-Masslawi, Lori Block, Charlene Ronquilo, Shannon Handfield, Sidney Fels, Rodger Lea and Leanne M. Currie. SuperNurse: Nurses’ Workarounds Informing the Design of Interactive Technologies for Home Wound Care

  2. Robert Wallace, Carmen Abbott and Marjorie Skubic. Exploring Clinical Correlations in Centroid-Based Gait Metrics from Depth Data Collected in the Home

  3. Sandra Hellmers, Enno-Edzard Steen, Lena Dasenbrock, Andrea Heinks, Jürgen M. Bauer, Sebastian Fudickar and Andreas Hein. Towards a Minimized Unsupervised Technical Assessment of Physical Performance in Domestic Environments


19:00 – 19:30 Transfer to Gala Dinner


19:30 – 22:00 Gala Dinner


May 26th


09:00 – 09:30 Registration & ID Check


09:30 – 10:30 Keynote Speech: Stephen Schueller


10:30 – 11:15 Coffee Break


11:15 – 12:45 Session 7 (3 papers)

Cardiac Technologies

Session Chair: Jochen Meyer, OFFIS Institute for Information Technology


  1. Anirban Dutta Choudhury, Rohan Banerjee, Arpan Pal and K M Mandana. A Fusion Approach for Non-invasive Detection of Coronary Artery Disease
  2. Tariq Andersen, Pernille Reino Dreyer Andersen, Anders Christian Kornum and Trine Mosolff Larsen. What is Patient Experience? A Study of Cardiac Device Remote Monitoring
  3. Akshay Jain, Mihail Popescu, James Keller, Jeffery Belden, Richelle Koopman, Sonal Patil, Shannon Canfield, Linsey Steege, Victoria Shaffer, Pete Wegier, Kathrene Valentine and Andrew Hathaway. A Decision Support System for Home BP Measurements


13:00 – 14:30  Lunch Break


14:30 – 16:00  Session 8 (3 papers)

Augmenting Clinical Care

Session Chair: Lauren Wilcox, Georgia Tech


  1. Jiachun Du, Qi Wang, Liesbet De Baets and Panos Markopoulos. Supporting Shoulder Pain Prevention and Treatment with Wearable Technology
  2. Xin Tong, Weina Jin, Servet Ulas and Diane Gromala. The Design and Evaluation of a Body-Sensing Video Game to Foster Empathy towards Chronic Pain Patients
  3. Fateme Rajabiyazdi, Charles Perin, Jo Vermeulen, Haley MacLeod, Diane Gromala and Sheelagh Carpendale. Differences That Matter: In-Clinic Communication Challenges


16:00 – 16:30 Closing Words

16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break


Welcome Reception

will start at 19:00 and will take place at:

Bambú Beach Bar (1 km, app. 13 min. walking distance from the venue)

Playa Levante
Ronda Litoral, s/n 08005






Social dinner will take place at:

Restaurant Masia Mas Coll

C/ Mas Coll, 3, 08328 Alella DO, Barcelona, Spain


Please note that only participants who registered with the full registration fee can participate at the social dinner. The rest of the participants are warmly invited to purchase the ticket for 65€ (go to registration) and join us at this unforgettable event.

Transfer (return) will be organized from conference venue.

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