1st Oct 2011: HoIP to lead TSB project on Assisted Living

Title: ALIP Anytime Anywhere

Partners: HoIP (lead), Microsoft, ADI, 3DReid, InovaTech, SASIE, Telemedic Systems, Willmott Dixon, Bournemouth Borough Council, Carers UK
Start date: 8th October 2009
Duration: 27 Months

Project overview: The project will carry out development work on communications-related infrastructure and develop integrated solutions needed to support people with chronic conditions. The objectives are:

  • Define the requirements of a mobile health device to enable roaming technology
  • Develop communications technology to support ‘anytime, anywhere’ assistive technologies
  • Address barriers to the economic provision of broadband to deprived and rural areas
  • Advance existing and recently completed digital communications research nearer to implementation
  • Network of assistive living facilities and business models
    Business models
  • Undertake pilots of the technologies developed in real situations