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New deadline extension for MindCare 2016!

MindCare 2016, the 6th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health, will take place in Barcelona, Spain on November 28-29, 2016.

Also this year, MindCare will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. It will host top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health.

The Conference is soliciting high-quality papers in the following topics (but not limited to):

Sensing and data processing

  • Wearable computing;
  • Smart environments;
  • Biomedical devices;
  • Speech Analysis;
  • Big data for individual / public health;
  • Computational Psychometrics;
  • Combined sensing systems and infrastructures;
  • Computer-enhanced self reporting;
  • Machine learning and data mining methods.

User experience

  • Novel interfaces;
  • Usability studies;
  • Visualizations;
  • Augmented reality;
  • Virtual reality approaches.

Applications

  • Mental wellbeing support;
  • Stress / Emotional response analysis;
  • Affective computing;
  • Serious games for mental health;
  • Cognitive stimulation;
  • Life-logging methods;
  • Monitoring activities relevant to mental health;
  • Psychological treatments of mental disorders;
  • Systems to support patients and / or caregivers;
  • Using technology to improve the understanding of cognitive processes;
  • Tools for Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation;
  • Mental health promotion and disorders prevention.

MindCare 2016 is also proud to announce 2 great  keynote speakers: Prof. Gustavo Deco – head of the Computational Neuroscience Group and Director of the Center of Brain and Cognition (Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain) and  Prof. Jakob Bardram – Professor at DTU, Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen and director of Copenhagen Center for Health Technology (CACHET).

Accepted papers will be published by Springer and they will appear in the SpringerLink – one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. In addition, the proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Important dates: 

Full Paper Submission Deadline:  15th September, 2016  22th September, 2016

Notification Deadline and Registration opens:  10th October, 2016  17th October, 2016

Camera-ready Deadline: 24th October, 2016

To get further information about MindCare 2016, visit the conference official website.

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MindCare 2016 extended its deadline!

MindCare 2016, the 6th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health, will take place in Barcelona, Spain on November 28-29, 2016.

Also this year, MindCare will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. It will host top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health.

The Conference is soliciting high-quality papers in the following topics (but not limited to):

Sensing and data processing

  • Wearable computing;
  • Smart environments;
  • Biomedical devices;
  • Speech Analysis;
  • Big data for individual / public health;
  • Computational Psychometrics;
  • Combined sensing systems and infrastructures;
  • Computer-enhanced self reporting;
  • Machine learning and data mining methods.

User experience

  • Novel interfaces;
  • Usability studies;
  • Visualizations;
  • Augmented reality;
  • Virtual reality approaches.

Applications

  • Mental wellbeing support;
  • Stress / Emotional response analysis;
  • Affective computing;
  • Serious games for mental health;
  • Cognitive stimulation;
  • Life-logging methods;
  • Monitoring activities relevant to mental health;
  • Psychological treatments of mental disorders;
  • Systems to support patients and / or caregivers;
  • Using technology to improve the understanding of cognitive processes;
  • Tools for Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation;
  • Mental health promotion and disorders prevention.

MindCare 2016 is also proud to announce 2 great  keynote speakers: Prof. Gustavo Deco – head of the Computational Neuroscience Group and Director of the Center of Brain and Cognition (Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain) and  Prof. Jakob Bardram – Professor at DTU, Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen and director of Copenhagen Center for Health Technology (CACHET).

Accepted papers will be published by Springer and they will appear in the SpringerLink – one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. In addition, the proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Important dates: 

Full Paper Submission Deadline: 1st September, 2016  15th September, 2016

Notification Deadline: 10th October, 2016

Registration Opens: 10th October, 2016

Camera-ready Deadline: 24th October, 2016

To get further information about MindCare 2016, visit the conference official website.

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MindCare 2016: Call for papers!

MindCare 2016, the 6th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health, will take place in Barcelona, Spain on November 28-29, 2016.

Also this year, MindCare will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. It will host top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health.

The Conference is soliciting high-quality papers in the following topics (but not limited to):

Sensing and data processing

  • Wearable computing;
  • Smart environments;
  • Biomedical devices;
  • Speech Analysis;
  • Big data for individual / public health;
  • Computational Psychometrics;
  • Combined sensing systems and infrastructures;
  • Computer-enhanced self reporting;
  • Machine learning and data mining methods.

User experience

  • Novel interfaces;
  • Usability studies;
  • Visualizations;
  • Augmented reality;
  • Virtual reality approaches.

Applications

  • Mental wellbeing support;
  • Stress / Emotional response analysis;
  • Affective computing;
  • Serious games for mental health;
  • Cognitive stimulation;
  • Life-logging methods;
  • Monitoring activities relevant to mental health;
  • Psychological treatments of mental disorders;
  • Systems to support patients and / or caregivers;
  • Using technology to improve the understanding of cognitive processes;
  • Tools for Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation;
  • Mental health promotion and disorders prevention.

MindCare 2016 is also proud to announce 2 great  keynote speakers: Prof. Gustavo Deco – head of the Computational Neuroscience Group and Director of the Center of Brain and Cognition (Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain) and  Prof. Jakob Bardram – Professor at DTU, Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen and director of Copenhagen Center for Health Technology (CACHET).

Accepted papers will be published by Springer and they will appear in the SpringerLink – one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. In addition, the proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Important dates: 

Full Paper Submission Deadline: 1st September, 2016

Notification Deadline: 10th October, 2016

Registration Opens: 10th October, 2016

Camera-ready Deadline: 24th October, 2016

To get further information about MindCare 2016, visit the conference official website.

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Call for papers: MindCare 2016!

MindCare 2016, the 6th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health, will take place in Barcelona, Spain on November 28-29, 2016.

Also this year, MindCare will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. It will host top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health.

The Conference is soliciting high-quality papers in the following topics (but not limited to):

Sensing and data processing

  • Wearable computing;
  • Smart environments;
  • Biomedical devices;
  • Speech Analysis;
  • Big data for individual / public health;
  • Computational Psychometrics;
  • Combined sensing systems and infrastructures;
  • Computer-enhanced self reporting;
  • Machine learning and data mining methods.

User experience

  • Novel interfaces;
  • Usability studies;
  • Visualizations;
  • Augmented reality;
  • Virtual reality approaches.

Applications

  • Mental wellbeing support;
  • Stress / Emotional response analysis;
  • Affective computing;
  • Serious games for mental health;
  • Cognitive stimulation;
  • Life-logging methods;
  • Monitoring activities relevant to mental health;
  • Psychological treatments of mental disorders;
  • Systems to support patients and / or caregivers;
  • Using technology to improve the understanding of cognitive processes;
  • Tools for Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation;
  • Mental health promotion and disorders prevention.

MindCare 2016 is also proud to announce a great  keynote speaker Prof. Gustavo Deco – head of the Computational Neuroscience Group and Director of the Center of Brain and Cognition (Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain).

Accepted papers will be published by Springer and they will appear in the SpringerLink – one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. In addition, the proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Important dates: 

Full Paper Submission Deadline: 1st September, 2016

Notification Deadline: 10th October, 2016

Camera-ready Deadline: 24th October, 2016

To get further information about MindCAre 2016, visit the conference official website.

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MindCare 2016 is calling for papers!

MindCare 2016, the 6th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health, will take place in Barcelona, Spain on November 28-29, 2016.

Also this year, MindCare will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. It will host top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health.

The Conference is soliciting high-quality papers in the following topics (but not limited to):

Sensing and data processing

  • Wearable computing;
  • Smart environments;
  • Biomedical devices;
  • Speech Analysis;
  • Big data for individual / public health;
  • Computational Psychometrics;
  • Combined sensing systems and infrastructures;
  • Computer-enhanced self reporting;
  • Machine learning and data mining methods.

User experience

  • Novel interfaces;
  • Usability studies;
  • Visualizations;
  • Augmented reality;
  • Virtual reality approaches.

Applications

  • Mental wellbeing support;
  • Stress / Emotional response analysis;
  • Affective computing;
  • Serious games for mental health;
  • Cognitive stimulation;
  • Life-logging methods;
  • Monitoring activities relevant to mental health;
  • Psychological treatments of mental disorders;
  • Systems to support patients and / or caregivers;
  • Using technology to improve the understanding of cognitive processes;
  • Tools for Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation;
  • Mental health promotion and disorders prevention.

MindCare 2016 is also proud to announce a great  keynote speaker Prof. Gustavo Deco – head of the Computational Neuroscience Group and Director of the Center of Brain and Cognition (Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain).

Accepted papers will be published by Springer and they will appear in the SpringerLink – one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. In addition, the proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Important dates: 

Full Paper Submission Deadline: 1st September, 2016

Notification Deadline: 10th October, 2016

Camera-ready Deadline: 24th October, 2016

To get further information about MindCAre 2016, visit the conference official website.

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MindCare 2015 is almost here!

MindCare will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet! The 5th International Symposium on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health will be held in Milan, Italy on September 24–25, 2015.

The 2015 edition of MindCare will be held at Istituto Auxologico Italiano, in Milan, Italy. The symposium will focus on the use of technologies in favor of maintaining and improving mental wellbeing and, as every year, it will bring together the community of researchers and practitioners from technological, medical and psychological disciplines.

The Conference will host keynote speakers such as: Prof. Rosalind Picard (Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA and Founder and Director of the Affective Computing Research Group) and Prof. Giuseppe Riva (Catholic University of Milan and Head Researcher at ATN-P Lab, Istituto Auxologico Italiano).

Furthermore, other top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health will participate and discuss.

Why not to discover more about MindCare? You can see the Conference website to get more info.

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MindCare 2015: deadline extension!

The 5th International Symposium on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health (MindCare 2015) will be held in Milan, Italy on September 24–25, 2015.

MindCare 2015 will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. The Conference will host Prof. Rosalind Picard from MIT, the keynote speaker, and other top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health. In this regard, the Conference is soliciting high-quality papers in the following topics:

Sensing and data processing

  • Wearable computing;
  • Smart environments;
  • Biomedical devices;
  • Speech Analysis;
  • Big data for individual / public health;
  • Computational Psychometrics;
  • Combined sensing systems and infrastructures;
  • Computer-enhanced self reporting;
  • Machine learning and data mining methods.

User experience

  • Novel interfaces;
  • Usability studies;
  • Visualizations;
  • Augmented reality;
  • Virtual reality approaches.

Applications

  • Mental wellbeing support;
  • Stress / Emotional response analysis;
  • Affective computing;
  • Serious games for mental health;
  • Cognitive stimulation;
  • Life-logging methods;
  • Monitoring activities relevant to mental health;
  • Psychological treatments of mental disorders;
  • Systems to support patients and / or caregivers;
  • Using technology to improve the understanding of cognitive processes;
  • Tools for Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation;
  • Mental health promotion and disorders prevention.

The accepted papers will be published by Springer (in Communications in Computer and Information Science series) and they will appear in the SpringerLink – one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. In addition, the proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Important dates

Paper submission due: July 10th, 2015

Acceptance Notification: August 17th, 2015

Camera‐ready deadline: September 1st, 2015

For further info click here.

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Submit your papers to MindCare 2015!

The 5th International Symposium on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health (MindCare 2015) will be held in Milan, Italy on September 24–25, 2015.

MindCare 2015 will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. The Conference will host Prof. Rosalind Picard from MIT, the keynote speaker, and other top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and/or improve mental health. In this regard, the Conference is soliciting high-quality papers in the following topics:

Sensing and data processing

  • Wearable computing;
  • Smart environments;
  • Biomedical devices;
  • Speech Analysis;
  • Big data for individual / public health;
  • Computational Psychometrics;
  • Combined sensing systems and infrastructures;
  • Computer-enhanced self reporting;
  • Machine learning and data mining methods.

User experience

  • Novel interfaces;
  • Usability studies;
  • Visualizations;
  • Augmented reality;
  • Virtual reality approaches.

Applications

  • Mental wellbeing support;
  • Stress / Emotional response analysis;
  • Affective computing;
  • Serious games for mental health;
  • Cognitive stimulation;
  • Life-logging methods;
  • Monitoring activities relevant to mental health;
  • Psychological treatments of mental disorders;
  • Systems to support patients and / or caregivers;
  • Using technology to improve the understanding of cognitive processes;
  • Tools for Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation;
  • Mental health promotion and disorders prevention.

The accepted papers will be published by Springer (in Communications in Computer and Information Science series) and they will appear in the SpringerLink – one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. In addition, the proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Important dates

Paper submission due: June 15th, 2015

Acceptance Notification: August 17th, 2015

Camera‐ready deadline: September 1st, 2015

 

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Submit your papers to MindCare 2015!

The 5th International Symposium on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health will be held in Milan, Italy on September 24–25, 2015.

MindCare 2015 will continue the tradition of being a place where technological, psychiatric and psychological disciplines meet. It will host Prof. Rosalind Picard from MIT, the keynote speaker, and other top researchers and practitioners focused on exploiting technological advancements to maintain and improve mental health.

MindCare 2015 is now soliciting high-quality papers focusing primarily, but not exclusively, on topics related to sensing and data processing, user experience and applications.

Previously unpublished papers in English can be submitted through Easychair by 1 June. The papers should be formatted according to the SPRINGER Author Guidelines. Accepted papers will be published by Springer, and will appear in SpringerLink, one of the largest digital online libraries that covers a myriad of scientific disciplines. Selected papers will be given a possibility to be extended for a journal publication.

IMPORTANT DATES

Full Paper Submission deadline: 1 June 2015

Notification and Registration opens: 17 August 2015

Camera-ready deadline: 1 September 2015