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...

Dr. Manuele Bonaccorsi is the co-founder and CEO of Co-Robotics, a spin-off company of Scuola Superiore S.Anna in Pisa, Italy. 1. Which industry do you work with the most, and which one do you feel is more accepting of cooperative robots? We believe robots have to...

Newsletter in English (click here) La newsletter in italiano (clicca qui)   Italian pilot site newsletter TRANSITION OF CARE: ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY DURING COVID-19 The tools that man creates have always had a double dimension. They increase ability and well-being, in terms of personal autonomy, the maintenance of meaningful relationships, safety...

Pharaon contributes its part to counteract Covid-19. But how are the individual pilot sites dealing with the challenges of the pandemic and the related lock-downs in their respective countries? How are they involving older persons in their research and what role does technology play? Andalusia, Spain The...

In the context of the Pharaon project, the pilot of Murcia, Spain, is developing a solution that aims at improving life for people with heart failure. The Murcian Health Service, the Polytechnic University of Cartagena, the Technological Center for Furniture and Wood CETEM, MIWenergía and...