Falls present a major burden for societies all around the world if one looks at demographic developments. For instance, falls are the major cause of institutionalization in older adults. Current research has found that there is one effective strategy to reduce fall risk: the combination of cognitive…

The Active@Home Projectpartners Nadia Magnenat Thalmann from the University of Geneva and Eling de Bruin from ETH Zurich visited Dividat AG and HUR at the Curaviva Congress 2017! Surrounded by hundreds of opinion leader from the care and senior living industry it was a great opportunity to promote A…

After some busy weeks with short nights, we could start our first feasibilty study in June. After pre-testing and measuring motor and cognitive functions as well as brain activity, now the two-month training period is running. At the moment, 22 participants come to the Living Lab at ETH Zurich and t…

Our third General Assembly Meeting was held in Utrecht at the office of our Partner KBO-PCOB. Fraunhofer happily announced that they are almost ready to ship the first Demo-Sensors. The Gameplay will focus on cities and dance styles. Each city will have a dance style the user must finnish before mov…

One step closer! We ave finished our Motion-Capture session: Now the Avatars will know how to move their bodies :) Great work from the Team at Miralab and also a special thanks to Manuela Omlin.

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