Inclusive Smart Cities and e-Health

13th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2015, Geneva, Switzerland, June 10-12, 2015, Proceedings

  • Antoine Geissbühler
  • Jacques Demongeot
  • Mounir Mokhtari
  • Bessam Abdulrazak
  • Hamdi Aloulou
Conference proceedings ICOST 2015

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9102)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9102)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXI
  2. Design and Usability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Joaquim Bellmunt, Thibaut Tiberghien, Mounir Mokhtari, Hamdi Aloulou, Romain Endelin
      Pages 3-14
    3. Alina Huldtgren, Christina Katsimerou, Andre Kuijsters, Judith A. Redi, Ingrid E. J. Heynderickx
      Pages 15-26
    4. Piper Jackson, Judith Sixsmith, Alex Mihailidis, Andrew Sixsmith
      Pages 27-37
    5. Cristian-Dan Bara, Miriam Cabrita, Harm op den Akker, Hermie J. Hermens
      Pages 38-49
  3. Assistive and Sentient Environments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Victor Ponce, Jean-Pierre Deschamps, Louis-Philippe Giroux, Farzad Salehi, Bessam Abdulrazak
      Pages 64-75
  4. Human Behavior and Activities Monitoring

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Sirui Liu, Sumi Helal, Jae Woong Lee
      Pages 92-102
    3. Jit Biswas, Romain Endelin, Clifton Phua, Aung Aung Phyo Wai, Andrei Tolstikov, Zhu Jiaqi et al.
      Pages 103-115
    4. Rebekah Hunter, Mark Donnelly, Dewar Finlay, George Moore
      Pages 116-126
    5. Yerzhan Baimbetov, Ismail Khalil, Matthias Steinbauer, Gabriele Anderst-Kotsis
      Pages 127-138
  5. Assistive and Sentient Environments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Quentin Mourcou, Anthony Fleury, Céline Franco, Bruno Diot, Nicolas Vuillerme
      Pages 141-151
    3. Gianpiero Costantino, Fabio Martinelli
      Pages 165-177
  6. Human Behavior and Activities Monitoring

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-179
    2. Dennis Sprute, Aljoscha Pörtner, Alexander Weinitschke, Matthias König
      Pages 194-205
    3. Ravi Pitapurapu, Ajay Gupta, Kurt Maly, Tamer Nadeem, Ramesh Govindarajulu, Sandip Godambe et al.
      Pages 206-217
  7. Health IT and Supportive Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. Timothy Patterson, Ian Cleland, Phillip J. Hartin, Chris D. Nugent, Norman D. Black, Mark P. Donnelly et al.
      Pages 232-243
    3. Daniel Bjerring Jørgensen, Kasper Hallenborg, Yves Demazeau
      Pages 244-255
  8. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. Jacques Demongeot, Adrien Elena, Carla Taramasco, Nicolas Vuillerme
      Pages 270-281
    3. Elizabeth Dodd, Paul Hawting, Eleanor Horton, Mohanraj Karunanithi, Anne Livingstone
      Pages 282-286
  9. Short Contributions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 287-287
    2. Kris Doelling, Jonathan Kretz, Mike McNair
      Pages 295-300
    3. Francisco J. Quesada, Francisco Moya, Macarena Espinilla, Luis Martínez, Chris D. Nugent
      Pages 307-312
    4. Macarena Espinilla, Francisco J. Quesada, Francisco Moya, Luis Martínez, Chris D. Nugent
      Pages 313-318
    5. Masoud Vatanpour Azghandi, Ioanis Nikolaidis, Eleni Stroulia
      Pages 319-324
    6. Gareth L. Williams, M. Sajeewani Karunarathne, Samitha W. Ekanayake, Pubudu N. Pathirana
      Pages 331-336
    7. Phillip J. Hartin, Ian Cleland, Chris D. Nugent, Sally I. McClean, Timothy Patterson, JoAnn Tschanz et al.
      Pages 337-342
    8. Mehdi Snene, Manel Sghir, Dimitri Konstantas
      Pages 343-348
    9. Jamil Hussain, Maqbool Ali, Hafiz Syed Muhammad Bilal, Muhammad Afzal, Hafiz Farooq Ahmad, Oresti Banos et al.
      Pages 349-354
    10. Maqbool Ali, Hafiz Syed Muhammad Bilal, Jamil Hussain, Sungyoung Lee, Byeong Ho Kang
      Pages 355-360
    11. Van Nhan Nguyen, Thi Hoa Nguyen, Tai Tien Huynh, Van Hai Nguyen, Susanne Koch Stigberg
      Pages 361-366
    12. AbdulMutalib Wahaishi, Afshan Samani, Hamada Ghenniwa
      Pages 373-378
    13. Peter Wlodarczak, Jeffrey Soar, Mustafa Ally
      Pages 379-384
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 385-386

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2015, held in Geneva, Switzerland, in June 2015.

The 20 full papers and 16 short contributions included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 45 submissions. They were organized in topical sections named: design and usability; assistive and sentient environments; human behavior and activities monitoring, and health IT and supportive technology. The book also contains 3 invited talks.


Ambient assisted living Big data Biofeedback Cloud computing Connected health Context-awareness Elderly people Facebook Gerontechnology Human-computer interaction Internet of things Intervention Machine learning Natural language processing Robotics Semantic Web Smart homes Smartphone Social media Wearable devices

Editors and affiliations

  • Antoine Geissbühler
    • 1
  • Jacques Demongeot
    • 2
  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 3
  • Bessam Abdulrazak
    • 4
  • Hamdi Aloulou
    • 5
  1. 1.University of GenevaGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.Université Joseph FourierGrenobleFrance
  3. 3.Institut Mines Télécom Paris, CNRS IPAL (UMI 2955 Singapore)ParisFrance
  4. 4.Université de SherbrookeSherbrookeCanada
  5. 5.Institut Mines Télécom, CNRS LIRMMParisFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-19311-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-19312-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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