Name of your initiative:
Smart House Living Lab
Short name (acronym):
Website title and address: Smart House Living Lab
Which organization is submitting this initiative?:
Life Supporting Technologies - Universidad Politecnica de Madrid
Please specify in which regions/provinces: ESPAÑA›COMUNIDAD DE MADRID›Comunidad de Madrid›Madrid
Where is this organization located?:
Please enter the name of the contact person for this initiative:
Maria Fernanda Cabrera
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Part of larger strategy or programme:
If you answered "other", please specify:
Please provide us with more details of this programme or strategy:
This initiative is part of a larger strategy. The Smart House Living Lab, as research and innovation infrastructure is included in the Research strategy of the Campus of International Excellence of Moncloa (http://www.campusmoncloa.es/).
The main strategy of the Moncloa Excellence Campus is to be a reference for knowledge and technology in selected thematic areas, and be leaders in these fields.
The specific objectives are to:
• Increase the level of participation in international R&D&I projects by group members.
• Increase the global impact of scientific publications.
• Improve the human and material resources for research.
• Multiply the number of post-doctoral study visits by foreign researchers to the campus.
The status of the initiative:
Please give a summary of your initiative (in English):
The Smart House Living Lab objective is to research and develop in the Ambient Intelligence and Ambient (Active) Assisted Living context of technology and services to prevent, care and promote the health and welfare of people, support social inclusion and independent living of fragile and dependent groups, in all stages of the value chain: training, experimental research, technological development and technology transfer. The Smart House Living Lab is the main infrastructure for ICT R&D&I experiments and demonstrations. Since 2008 (3rd wave) SHLL is part of the European Network of Living Labs (ENoLL). Since 2014 SHLL is also part of the Laboratories and Infrastructures network of Madrid Region that aims at improving and facilitating the services provision offered by the research infrastructure and laboratories of the Madrid region.
The geographical scope:
Type of initiative: Public-private-partnership
Environment or setting of the initiative: Urban
The economic environment or setting of the initiative: Moderate
The most important source of funding for your initiative:
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What triggered this initiative?:
The initiative was triggered by a Spanish National Funded Project named CIAmI (Center for Experimental Research in Applications and Ambient Intelligence) with the mission of developing services related to Ambient Intelligence and prevention, care and promotion of health, well-being, social inclusion and independent life.