A short article was published in the European
Sedentariness is related to many health problems and diseases.
A sedentary lifestyle is closely related to the current obesity epidemic, which is a major health problem, with increasing incidence in the younger population.
The objective of DAPHNE project is to develop a state-of-the-art breakthrough ICT platform for reducing sedentariness and unhealthy habits, based on data-as-a-service and personalised services, providing the necessary organisational, security and business models for the exploitation of project results.
The DAPHNE platform will deliver personalized guidance services for lifestyle management to the citizen/patient by means of:
- advanced sensors and mobile phones to acquire and store data on lifestyle aspects, behaviour and surrounding environment.
- individual models to monitor health and fitness status.
- Intelligent data processing for the recognition of behavioural trends and
- specific services for personalized guidance on healthy lifestyle and disease prevention.
DAPHNE platform will be open to hardware and software developers, providing data for different personalised health services, both for the citizen and the service provider.