The Italian pilot held its first webinar on Friday 24.07.2020 on Zoom. The meeting was aimed primarily at the world of social cooperation and around 50 people attended. During the webinar the Italian Pilot Board presented the Pharaon project and the European context in which it is...

Solidarity is the best response to Covid-19 As COVID-19 is spreading worldwide, we are all at risk of getting infected by the virus. But older persons, persons with disabilities, or persons with pre-existing medical conditions might suffer more severe consequences. Respecting measures to slow the spread...

The Andalusian pilot has done an excellent job in eliciting and representing user requirements for the Pharaon project. Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, the original plan had to be changed and the co-design workshops couldn´t be held as set out in the initial work...

On June 6th 2020, the Pharaon pilots organised a webinar involving all Pharaon partners, bringing together more than 70 participants. The aim of the webinar was to bring technology & platform providers and pilot sites together. Over the past months the pilot sites have explored the...

Innovations such as new devices, processes or systems can easily fail, even if relevant experts recognize them as being progressive. Therefore, it is important to reach out to different stakeholders to assess their needs and ensure a wide user acceptance. Standardization can be an important...

The Pharaon project pilot teams have done a great job in eliciting and representing user requirements for pilots of the project. The original plan was to elicit user requirements by co-design workshops, to enable older adults to have more say in the solutions to be...

Our Portuguese Pharaon pilot leader Cáritas Coimbra, hosted the third co-creation group session to gather requirements to build two digital platforms. This meeting was aimed stakeholders from different backgrounds in the field of healthy and active ageing, to complement the insights of older persons living...

After Cáritas Coimbra carried out co-creation sessions with users of the Residential Structures of Cáritas Coimbra, it was the turn of formal caregivers to also contribute. A group session was held with the participation of 17 employees who were able to share their opinions on...

The Dutch pilot has fantastic partners with a large impact on society. The National Foundation of Elderly, for example, has many existing and appreciated services for older persons. They have a stable outreach program and enthusiastic people in their team. Companies in our pilot include...