Instituto Pedro Nunes
IPN     IPN Incubadora

LIFEBOTS Exchange
Creating a new reality of care and welfare through the inclusion of social robots

Challenge

 The project aims enhancing cross-sector, international and interdisciplinary collaboration in the area of social robotics technology for care. Are robots ready for society, and is society ready for robots? How can social robots can be included in people’s lives? Robots are increasingly being used in the healthcare sector as a potential solution to the current and future challenges faced by the healthcare sector.

Solution

Exchange and training of the personnel of the entities promoting the consortium in Research and Technological Development and Technology Transfer, associated to the main enabling technologies for robotics (field of application of the Social Robots for Health and Well-being proposal).

Project Reference

H2020-MSCA-RISE-2018-824047

Funding

H2020
H2020

Location

Europe

Total Cost

768.200.00

IPN Cost

119.600.00

EU financial support

740.600.00

Duration

48 meses

Consortium

NTNU, ISR-UC, IPN, Compexin, Caritas Diocesana Coimbra, IDMIND, TUVK, UniGe, Co-Robotics, EKEKTA, UNNH, EHTA, KAIST

Partners

 

Keywords

Social Robotics Technology; Care; Inclusion; eHealth