Helping people with mild dementia to navigate their day
COGKNOW is funded under The Work Programme 2005-2006 of the IST Priority in the European 6th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development, which includes an eInclusion Strategic Objective.
Its objectives are defined as follows:
- To mainstream accessibility in consumer goods and services, including public services through applied research and development of advance technologies. This will help ensure equal access, independent living and participation for all in the Information Society.
- To develop next generation assistive systems that empower persons with (in particular cognitive) disabilities and aging citizens to play a full role in society, to increase their autonomy and to realise their potential.