Launch of the 2020 Call for Thematic Workshops for Reference Sites aiming to foster a better connection between demand and supply sides of the active and healthy ageing market, and to prepare the ground for the full deployment of the scaling-up strategy, a cornerstone of the EIP on AHA cycle 2018-2020. Deadline 17/07/2020.  Goals of the …

by Heather Smith

The EIP on AHA will be organising, together with AAL and JPI MYBL, the European Week of Healthy Ageing, Trieste, 10-12 May 2021, that will be the framework for the EIP on AHA conference of Partners, the AAL Forum and the JPI  MYBL Annual conference. We encourage you to send your proposals for AAL workshops, many …

by Heather Smith

Main highlights of the Awards ceremony held on 25th February 2020 in Barcelona More than 300 attendees learned more about the innovations implemented by the three finalists. Winners were ‘Technology enabled self-care’ (NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group and Docobo) who were selected by a jury of experts ‘E-Saúde’ (SERGAS and DXC Technology) received the Public Choice …

by Heather Smith

More than 300 specialists meet at the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site to take part in Digital Health Open Doors #DigitalHealthOD #TechSpiritBarcelona Exponential development also poses new challenges in making full use of the potential of this technology. New digital health applications are already being used to improve fair access to the health system and are …

by Heather Smith

Four solutions for each identified need (sixteen in total) will be invited to present their value proposition during a Matchmaking Session on the 24th February 2020 in 4YFN (Barcelona). The activity is framed in the context of the WE4AHA Coordination and Support Action.  Why participate? Access concrete needs identified by healthcare organisations looking for Active and Healthy Ageing …

by Heather Smith

The 3rd call Reference sites of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) is proving to be one of the key initiatives of the European Commission in the field of digital health and care, after its first round in 2013, second in 2016, and now its largest so far, third. …

by Heather Smith

Innovation to Market (I2M) aims to bridge the gap between adopters of innovation (healthcare and social organisations) and solution providers. Its activities run through 2019-2020. Implementing a digital solution in healthcare organisations, such as hospitals or insurers, can be challenging. Solutions need to fit the professionals’ workflow and needs, and clinicians rarely have the time …

by Julia Worcman

Following the success of the 3rd Call for Reference Sites, awarding 77 excellent and committed Reference Sites last month, the European Commission, supported by Funka as Coordinator of the WE4AHA Coordination and Support Action, are pleased to announce the extension of this 3rd Call for Reference Sites. Why extend the 3rd Call for Reference Sites? Despite the …

by Julia Worcman

The WE4AHA project team together with the Reference Sites Collaborative Network (RSCN) are pleased to launch the Call for EIP on AHA Reference Sites’ Thematic Workshops 2019. The Thematic Workshops are meant to feed the elaboration of views and orientations on the major challenges affecting the AHA in the framework of the European Union policy priorities – …

by Matt Grek