Rehab Workshop 2013
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CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

ICTs for improving Patients Rehabilitation Research Techniques

University Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologías,
Lisbon, Portugal, 01-02 October 2015

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SCOPE

During the last few years, there has been increasing interest in the application of Virtual Reality and Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), in the field of rehabilitation, with clinical results that prove their effectiveness.

The virtual reality is being an increasingly used method in physical rehabilitation, allowing individualized treatments, as to facilitate learning motivation, to finally, provides patients pleasant and enjoyable homework exercises. This is can be done, for example, by applying the use of Nintendo Wii Balance Board, a low-cost visual biofeedback systems, and the implementation of programs for improving the patients balance.

OBJECTIVE

This workshop invites authors to submit contributions on concepts Virtual Rehabilitation Discussion, applications, techniques or environments where interaction design play a central role by improving the rehabilitation process at all levels.

TOPICS OF INTEREST

Key issues in this workshop will focus on (but are not limited to):

  • Virtual and enhanced environments
  • Motor rehabilitation
  • Neuroimaging in rehabilitation
  • Virtual rehabilitation
  • Clinical assessment
  • Cognitive rehabilitation
  • Communication and language
  • Ambisonics and audio environments
  • Haptic devices
  • Sensory impairment
  • Medical systems
  • Input devices, sensors and actuators
  • Multi-user systems for user interaction
  • Computer access
  • Virtual humans
  • Balance, posture and mobility
  • Communications aids
  • Tools for architectural/CAD design
  • Product design, testing and prototyping
  • Training tools for rehabilitation
  • Augmented reality applications
  • Human factors
  • Rehabilitation robotics

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Coming soon

WORKSHOP PROGRAM COMMITTEE

  1. Belinda Lange. Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California
  2. Willem-Paul Brinkman. Delft University of Technology
  3. Mariano Luis Alcañiz. Instituto Interuniversitario de Investigación en Bioingeniería
  4. Beatriz Rey. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  5. Christos Bouras. University of Patras
  6. Imre Cikajlo. Univerzitetni rehabilitacijski inštitut Republike Slovenije
  7. Roberto Lloréns. Instituto Interuniversitario de Investigación en Bioingeniería
  8. José Antonio Gil. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  9. Mónica Cameirão. University of Madeira
  10. Sergi Bermudez. University of Madeira
  11. Emily Keshner. Temple University
  12. Hermenegildo Gil. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  13. Kjartan Halvorsen. Uppsala University
  14. Thalmann Daniel. University of Paul Sabatier
  15. Rosa Maria E. Moreira. Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
  16. Georgina Cárdenas-López. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
  17. Evelyne Klinger. French National Research Agency
  18. Ben Challis. Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries
  19. Guillermo Palacios. University of Zaragoza

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Submission Deadline: June 29th, 2015
  • Author Notification: July 19th, 2015
  • Camera-Ready Deadline: September 3rd, 2015
  • Workshop Date: October 01th-02th, 2015

SUBMISSION

We invite researchers interested in these topics to submit a workshop paper (2-4 pages) using the ACM format for papers (template). Papers should be submitted in PDF format via EasyChair submission page.

Please note that at least one author of an accepted paper must register for the REHAB workshop.

PUBLICATIONS

All accepted submissions would be published in the ACM Digital Library, and Extended into Springer Chapter books to be indexed by dblp, Scopus and Science Direct and submitted to Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index-Science (ISI Web of Science).

All accepted papers will be invited to submit an extended version for inclusion in a special issue of an (ISI) International Journal, according to the paper topic:

ORGANIZATION COMMITTEE

Pedro Gamito
COPELABS, Lusophone University
Lisbon, Portugal
pedro.gamito@ulusofona.pt

Sergio Albiol Peréz
University of Zaragoza
Spain
sergio.albiol@unizar.es

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS

Habib M. Fardoun
King Abdulaziz University (KAU)
Saudi Arabia
hfardoun@kau.edu.sa

Víctor Ruiz Penichet
University of Castilla-La Mancha
Spain
victor.penichet@uclm.es

Pedro Gamito
COPELABS, Lusophone University
Lisbon, Portugal
pedro.gamito@ulusofona.pt

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Habib M. Fardoun
King Abdulaziz University (KAU)
Saudi Arabia
hfardoun@kau.edu.sa

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