Pharaon intends to develop integrated platforms that allow personalized and optimized health and social care and to maintain the dignity of older people and foster their independence and functional ability for as long as possible. Pharaon’s integrated platforms will be validated in two stages: pre-validation and large-scale...

The Pharaon project's Ethics Board, chaired by Caritas Coimbra, met for the first time on the 19th May 2021. The Pharaon Ethics Board is composed of representatives from each of the 6 large-scale pilots, 8 external experts and 8 representatives of the end users of...

Ageing Thinking Having in mind that the quality and access to Care represents only 20% of the Social Determinants of Health (SDOH), the Portuguese pilot outlined a strategy focused on bringing healthy behaviors and environments into the heart of Health and Care, thus bridging the concepts...

The Pharaon project attempts to do something very challenging: create a technological platform to link various devices, services, and solutions and allow for later growth and future sustainability. It is a deep and complex challenge, and the effort required is enormous. The technical hurdles are...

Roessingh Research and Development, a Dutch partner of the Pharaon project, organized an online workshop on Action Research on 29 April 2021. The workshop aimed at deepening the concepts and monitor the developments in the 6 pilots of the Pharaon project: Portugal, Murcia (Spain), Andalusia (Spain),...

Pharaon Coordinator Prof. Filippo Cavallo presented Pharaon in the context of two workshops during the European Robotics Forum 13-15 April 2021. The workshop on “Socially useful robots in the era of social distancing and new normal – the needs, applications, barriers and solutions” provided the opportunity...

Within Pharaon, various types of services using digital technologies have been implemented. But how to evaluate and generate EVIDENCE of the value of such services for the different involved actors: patients, operators, public / private service providers, businesses and society as a whole? Pharaon aims to...