Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Towards Useful Services for Elderly and People with Disabilities

9th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2011, Montreal, Canada, June 20-22, 2011, Proceedings

Editors: Abdulrazak, B., Giroux, S., Bouchard, B., Pigot, H., Mokhtari, M. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2011, held in Montreal, Canada, in June 2011. The 25 revised full papers presented together with  16 short papers and 8 student papers  were carefully reviewed and selected from 94 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on smart home and village; health telematics and healthcare technology; wellbeing, ageing friendly and enabling technology; and medical health telematics and healthcare technology.

Table of contents (49 chapters)

  • Adaptative Applications for Heterogeneous Intelligent Environments

    Almeida, Aitor (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • An Automated Prompting System for Smart Environments

    Das, Barnan (et al.)

    Pages 9-16

  • Domain Selection and Adaptation in Smart Homes

    Rashidi, Parisa (et al.)

    Pages 17-24

  • Daily Human Activity Recognition Using Depth Silhouettes and $\mathcal{R}$ Transformation for Smart Home

    Jalal, Ahmad (et al.)

    Pages 25-32

  • Activity Recognition in Smart Environments: An Information Retrieval Problem

    Chikhaoui, Belkacem (et al.)

    Pages 33-40

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Towards Useful Services for Elderly and People with Disabilities
Book Subtitle
9th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2011, Montreal, Canada, June 20-22, 2011, Proceedings
Editors
  • Bessam Abdulrazak
  • Sylvain Giroux
  • Bruno Bouchard
  • Hélène Pigot
  • Mounir Mokhtari
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
6719
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-21535-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-21535-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-21534-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 327
Number of Illustrations and Tables
35 b/w illustrations, 88 illustrations in colour
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