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Report on EC Concertation Meeting on EU-funded ICT projects on fall detection/prevention for elderly persons of 2 April 2012

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The aim of the meeting was to ensure knowledge transfer among above mentioned projects, exchange of lessons learned and preparation of further collaboration or new actions in the domain. Given the relative and increasing importance and attention for falls prevention and detection and the role of innovation in it, especially in light of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing, this and future efforts are aimed at increasing the critical-mass and complementarities so as to increase the chances of impact for individual projects and the field overall.
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