Smart Homes and Health Telematics, Designing a Better Future: Urban Assisted Living

16th International Conference, ICOST 2018, Singapore, Singapore, July 10-12, 2018, Proceedings

  • Mounir Mokhtari
  • Bessam Abdulrazak
  • Hamdi Aloulou
Conference proceedings ICOST 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10898)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10898)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. E-health Technology Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Najwan El-Saifi, Wendy Moyle, Cindy Jones, Haitham Tuffaha
      Pages 3-10
    3. Quentin Chibaudel, Bellmunt Joaquim, Lespinet-Najib Véronique, Mokhtari Mounir
      Pages 11-22
    4. Roberto Menghi, Alessandra Papetti, Sara Carbonari, Michele Germani
      Pages 23-34
  3. Context and Behavior Recognition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Firas Kaddachi, Hamdi Aloulou, Bessam Abdulrazak, Philippe Fraisse, Mounir Mokhtari
      Pages 47-59
    3. Belkacem Chikhaoui, Maxime Lussier, Mathieu Gagnon, Hélène Pigot, Sylvain Giroux, Nathalie Bier
      Pages 60-72
    4. Hicham Ajami, Hamid Mcheick, Lokman Saleh, Rania Taleb
      Pages 85-97
  4. Well-being Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-99
    2. Syed Imran Ali, Muhammad Bilal Amin, Seoungae Kim, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 101-109
    3. Sharvil Katariya, Joy Bose, Mopuru Vinod Reddy, Amritansh Sharma, Shambhu Tappashetty
      Pages 110-120
    4. Jean-Marie Bonnin, Valérie Gay, Frédéric Weis
      Pages 134-145
    5. Salaheddin Darwish, Ilia Nouretdinov, Stephen Wolthusen
      Pages 146-157
  5. Biomedical and Health Informatics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Antônio Augusto Gonçalves, Carlos Henrique Fernandes Martins, José Geraldo Pereira Barbosa, Sandro Luís Freire de Castro Silva, Cezar Cheng
      Pages 161-170
    3. Musarrat Hussain, Anees Ul Hassan, Muhammad Sadiq, Byeong Ho Kang, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 179-188
    4. Khalil Chehab, Anis Kalboussi, Ahmed Hadj Kacem
      Pages 189-199
  6. Smart Environment Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Deepika Singh, Ismini Psychoula, Johannes Kropf, Sten Hanke, Andreas Holzinger
      Pages 203-214
    3. Sumeet Ranka, Vishal Singh, Mainak Choudhury
      Pages 215-224
    4. Lalita Narupiyakul, Snit Sanghlao, Boonsit Yimwadsana
      Pages 225-235
    5. Adrien van den Bossche, Nicolas Gonzalez, Thierry Val, Damien Brulin, Frédéric Vella, Nadine Vigouroux et al.
      Pages 236-246
  7. Short Contributions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
    2. Jeffrey Soar, Ghazal Bargshady, Xujuan Zhou, Frank Whittaker
      Pages 249-254
    3. Diego Felipe Rodríguez Chaparro, Octavio José Salcedo Parra, Erika Upegui
      Pages 255-260
    4. María Camila Sierra Herrera, Octavio José Salcedo Parra, Javier Medina
      Pages 261-269
    5. Idowu Ayoola, Jelle Stienstra, Loe Feijs
      Pages 277-284
    6. Jun Xu, Xiangzhu Gao, Golam Sorwar, Nicky Antonius, John Hammond
      Pages 285-291
    7. Hafiz Syed Muhammad Bilal, Muhammad Asif Razzaq, Muhammad Bilal Amin, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 298-303
    8. Roberto Menghi, Francesca Gullà, Michele Germani
      Pages 304-309
    9. Ilia Nouretdinov, Salaheddin Darwish, Stephen Wolthusen
      Pages 310-316
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 325-326

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2018, held in Singapore, Singapore, in July 2018. The theme of this year volume is "Designing a better Future: Urban Assisted Living", focusing on quality of life of dependent people not only in their homes, but also in outdoor living environment to improve mobility and social interaction in the city. The 21 regular papers and 11 short papers included in this volume focus on research in the design, development, deployment and evaluation of smart urban environments, assistive technologies, chronic disease management, coaching and health telematics systems.


Computer Science artificial intelligence classification computer vision data privacy data security Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) image processing information retrieval information systems applications intelligent buildings interaction design life and medical sciences mobile devices network protocols sensors smart homes ubiquitous computing user interfaces wireless telecommunication systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 1
  • Bessam Abdulrazak
    • 2
  • Hamdi Aloulou
    • 3
  1. 1.Institut Mines Télécom Paris/CNRSParisFrance
  2. 2.Universite de SherbrookeSherbrookeCanada
  3. 3.Digital Research Centre of SfaxSfaxTunisia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-94522-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-94523-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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