Showing posts from July, 2008

July 2008 BioMobius in the News

For now, researchers in University College Dublin, St James’ Hospital and the Technology Research for Independent Living Centre (TRILC) are going to use SHIMMER, but Daly expects it to move into the more commercial field within a year or so. Each kit costs €1,900. (news)

When used as part of the BioMOBIUS Research Platform, developed by the TRILC, SHIMMER helps researchers reduce the time spent developing core foundation technologies, allowing them to focus on their own specific research and, subsequently, cutting down development time for advanced medical devices, according to Realtime.

July 2008 Pervasive 2009 Program Committee invitation

Today I agreed to serve on the program committee for Pervasive 2009. I was invited to serve by A.J. Brush, Adrian Friday, Yoshito Tobe the program committee co-chairs. This annual conference provides a premier forum for researchers to present their latest results in all areas related to architecture, design, implementation, application and evaluation of pervasive computing as it integrates into our lives.

I look forward to being involved with this conference again this year. The submissions, pre-PC meeting and PC meeting itself are always exciting and challenging for all. The submission deadline this year is October 17th and the program committee meeting will be held in Cambridge, England at Microsoft Research Cambridge. Pervasive 2009, the Seventh International Conference on Pervasive Computing, will be held May 11-14, 2009 in Nara, Japan. It will include a highly selective single-track program for technical papers, accompanied by late-breaking result posters, videos, demonstrations,…