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The Second International Conference on Informatics and Assistive Technologies for Health-Care,
Medical Support and Wellbeing

October 8 - 12, 2017 - Athens, Greece


The papers listed below have been selected as "Best Papers" based on the reviews of the original submission, the camera-ready version, and the presentation during the conference. For the awarded papers, a digital award will be issued in the name of the authors. The authors of these papers are also receiving invitations to submit an extended article version to one of the IARIA Journals.

Awarded Papers

Utilizing Smartwatches for Supporting the Wellbeing of Elderly People
Klemens Waldhör, Rainer Lutze

Graphical Bioinformatics – a Tool for the Characterization of Influenza Viruses
Dorota Bielinska-Waz, Piotr Waz

Identifying Influential Factors of Patient Length of Stay in a Surgery Center: a Simulation Modelling Approach
Chen Zhang, Hamza Hanchi, Sebastiaan Meijer

Detecting Agitation Onset in Individuals with Dementia Using Smart Phone Sensors
Christianne Fowler, Ajay Gupta, Kurt Maly, Karen Karlowicz, Maheedhar Gunnam, Rohila Gudipati, Mahesh Kukunooru, Rahul Rachamalla


The following papers have been selected on the basis of their contents, specificaly for lending themselves to an interesting extended work. The authors of these papers are receiving invitations to submit an extended article version to one of the IARIA Journals.

Papers Invited for IARIA Journals

A Usability Study of a User-intent Powered Gait Orthosis Developed for Persons with Disability
Liang-Wey Chang

CIPROS – An Instrument for Evidence-based Evaluation of EDC Systems and the DBFORM Example
Doris Lindoerfer, Thomas H. Müller, Kathrin Halfter, Ulrich Mansmann

Towards a Smart Dental Healthcare: An Automated Assessment of Orthodontic Treatment Need
Seiya Murata, Kobo Ishigaki, Chonho Lee, Chihiro Tanikawa, Susumu Date, Takashi Yoshikawa

Evaluation of the Malfunctions of a Clinical Decision Support System Dependent on Electrocardiograms and Measurement of the QT Interval
Pedro Caraballo, Christopher Aakre, Tito Pena Guzman, Natalia Lazik, Robert Tarrell, J. Martijn Bos, Michael Ackerman


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