Research Talks

2017

Katarzyna Wac, Opening Lecture: mHealth in Patient Care: Hype or Hope?, 46th Symposium on Clinical Pharmacy (ESCP), Heidelberg, Germany, Oct 2017 Web

Alexandre De Masi, mQoL Living Lab: Behavioural Data Gathering in Mobile Settings via Wearables and Smartphones for Better Quality of Life, Research Data Alliance 10th Plenary, Montréal, Canada, Sep 2017. Web

Katarzyna Wac, Lazhari Assassi, mHealth Innovations to Quality of Life Improvements, Data Analytics Research Seminar, Nestle Research Center, Switzerland, Jun 2017.

Katarzyna Wac, From Quantified Self to Quality of Life, Research Seminar: Tracking Experience – Enhancing Lives?, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Apr 2017. Web

2016

Christiana Tsiourti, Panel Member, Topic: Carebots: an elderly’s best friend?, Future of Ageing symposium at the swissnexDay, Bern, Switzerland, Nov 2016. Web

Alexandre De Masi, A New Generation of e-Health Systems, ITU Workshop on Spectrum Management for Internet of Things Deployment, Geneva, Switzerland, Nov 2016. Web

Katarzyna Wac, From Quality of Service (QoS) via Quality of Experience (QoE) to Quality of Life (QoL) (and Back), Dagstuhl Seminar "QoE Vadis?" (16472), Germany, Nov 2016. WebDOI

Katarzyna Wac, Panel Member, Topic: Compter Ses Pas, Mesurer La Tension Artérielle, Calculer Les Calories: Une Meilleure Santé Grâce Au «Self-Tracking» Et Aux «Wearables»?, Symposium by The Swiss Society for Public Health, Bern, Switzerland, Oct 2016. Web

Katarzyna Wac, 5G-enabed Digital Health Technologies for Quality of Life Enhancements, WWRF WG meeting on e/m-Health with particular focus on 5G systems (at IEEE HealthCom), Munich, Germany, Sep 2016. Web

Katarzyna Wac, Leveraging Mobile Apps and Wearables to Improve Patient's Self-Efficacy of Activities Contributing to Health, Conference of International Society for Wearable Technology in Healthcare (WATCH-Society), Stanford, USA, Jun 2016 Web

Katarzyna Wac, Research and Technology – How Can It Help To Achieve Patient Outcomes? (Panel), 360° Growth Hormone Diseases Europe Meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, Jun 2016.

Katarzyna Wac, Innovations for Global Health Challenges (Panel), ITU-WHO Policy Dialogue on Digital Health for “Healthy Lives and Wellbeing for All (SDG3)” in parallel to the World Health Assembly, Geneva, Switzerland, May 2016. Web, Slides

Katarzyna Wac, Keynote: Star Trek’s Tricorder: Science Fiction or Future Science?, 21st Congress of the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP), Vienna, Austria, Mar 2016 (3500 registered participants) Web, Slides, Video

2015

Katarzyna Wac, Human Aspects in Use (and Misuse) of Mobile Apps and Wearables for Health Self-Management, Conference of International Society for Wearable Technology in Healthcare (WATCH-Society), Dubai, UAE, Dec 2015 Web

Christiana Tsiourti, Ambulatory Assessment of Affect by Autonomic Nervous System Activation Patterns, International Symposium on Companion-Technologies, Invited Talk, Germany, Sep 2015 Web

Katarzyna Wac, Mobile Ubiquitous Communications and Computing for Health(care): Assuring User Experience, Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology, Austria, Mar 2015

Jerome Marchanoff and Mattia Gustarini, UnCrowdTPG: Open Data in Action, Invited talk at the seminar on Open Data hosted by Prof. Thomas Gauthier, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO), Carouge, Switzerland, Mar 2015

Mattia Gustarini, Open Data au Service des Citoyens, Open Geneva Contest, Geneva Creativity Center, Geneva, Switzerland, Mar 2015 Web

Katarzyna Wac, Les Biosensors pour le suivi des Patients, XIV Congrès de la Société Francophone d'Analyse du Mouvement chez l'Enfant et l'Adulte (SOFAMEA), Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 2015 Web, Slides, Video

Katarzyna Wac, Personalised Health Self-management Systems: What is the Design Space?, Human-Centered Computing Section, Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Feb 2015 Web

2014

Jerome Marchanoff and Mattia Gustarini, UnCrowdTPG: A Service for the Citizens of Geneva, Invited talk at the seminar on Open Data hosted by Prof. Thomas Gauthier, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO), Carouge, Switzerland, Dec 2014

Katarzyna Wac, From Quality of Service (QoS) via Quality of Experience (QoE) to Quality of Life (QoL) Technologies (and Back), Measuring, Monitoring and Analysis of Quality of Life and its Complexity (QoLexity) - Seminar Series, University of Florence and the Italian National Institute of Statistics, Florence, Italy, Nov 2014

Mattia Gustarini, Quality of Life Technologies: Current Trends and Research Challenges, Institute of Services Science - MSc Seminar Series, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Oct 2014

Mattia Gustarini, UnCrowd TPG: A Mobile Service for Geneva Public Mobility, Institute of Services Science - MSc Seminar Series, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Oct 2014

Katarzyna Wac, Assuring User Experience of Personal Health Informatics Systems, Department of Computer Science, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, Oct 2014

Katarzyna Wac, Mobile Interaction: What Matters for Users?, Faculty of Sciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland, Sep 2014

Katarzyna Wac, QuantifiedSelf - A Carrot and a Stick of the Insurance Industry?, Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd, Switzerland, Jun 2014

Mattia Gustarini, Context Intimacy: The importance of Studying Smartphone Users’ Attachment to their Contextual Data, European Telecommunications Standards Institute workshop on "Human side of technology: Human factors in ICT", ETSI, France, Jun 2014

Katarzyna Wac, Mobile Information Systems and Services: What Matters for Users?, Department of Computer and Information Science, Faculty of Sciences, University of Konstanz, Germany, Jun 2014

Katarzyna Wac, User-Experience Driven Mobile and Pervasive Computing, Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering, Lulea University of Technology, Sweden, May 2014

Katarzyna Wac, Assuring User Experience of Mobile Interactive Services, Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, May 2014

Mattia Gustarini, mQoL Living Lab, European COST Action AAPELE-IC130 Management Meeting, Oxford, UK, Mar 2014

Katarzyna Wac, User-Experience Driven Mobile Health Applications and Services, Department of Information Systems, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA, Feb 2014

Katarzyna Wac, Assuring User Experience of Mobile Interactive Services: A Big-Data Approach, Department of Information Systems, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, Feb 2014 Web

Mattia Gustarini, My Smartphone is a Sponge, Called Bob, Pecha Kucha Talk, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 2014

Katarzyna Wac, Understanding User Experience of Socio-Technical Systems, Department of Computer Science, Vrije University Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Jan 2014

2013

Mattia Gustarini, Ops, I was not supposed to share that picture with them! Towards semi-automated centralized privacy settings: what to share, with whom, and in which situation, University of Lugano, Switzerland, Nov 2013 Web, USI flash

Katarzyna Wac, mQoL Living Lab: Experience of Running Longitudinal Studies for Mobile Internet Measurements, "News and Community Feedback Session", ACM Internet Measurement Conference, Barcelona, Spain, Oct 2013 Slides

Katarzyna Wac, Jerome Marchanoff, User Experience Research: Quality of Mobile Networking Applications in Train, Swisscom AG, Switzerland, Nov 2013

Katarzyna Wac, Quality of Life Technologies Research Area: Are We There Yet?, Institute of Services Science - MSc Seminar Series, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Oct 2013

Katarzyna Wac, Mobile Cognition for Cognitive Mobility: Human Factors in Mobile Networking, Human Computer Interaction (HCI) Seminar Series, Stanford University, Sep 2013

Katarzyna Wac, Big Data for Mobile Networking, Human-Sciences and Technologies Advanced Research Institute (H-STAR), Stanford University, Sep 2013

Katarzyna Wac, Towards Quality of Experience Assurance for Mobile Applications' Users, Databases & Distributed Systems Group (DVS), Department of Computer Science, TU Darmstadt, Germany, Jun 2013

Katarzyna Wac, From Data to Knowledge to Quality of Experience Assurance for Mobile Applications' Users, Aarhus University, Denmark, May 2013 Web

Katarzyna Wac, Pervasive Healthcare, Wearable Computing Group, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETHZ), Switzerland, Apr 2013

Katarzyna Wac, Smartphone as a Personal Pervasive Health Information Services Platform, The International Conference on Using Advanced Technologies for Elderly Care: A New Paradigm (ElderlyTech 2013), Tel Aviv, Israel, Feb 2013 SlidesWeb

2012

Sokratis Barmpounakis, QoSIS - Quality of Service Information System, Seminar Series on Technology of Information for Geographic and Environment Research and Services (TIGERS), University of Geneva, Switzerland, Nov 2012 Web

Katarzyna Wac, Quality of Life Technologies Research Area, Institute of Services Science - MSc Seminar Series, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Oct 2011

Katarzyna Wac, mHealth Services Science - Science in the Service of Life Quality, ITU Experts Group Meeting held within the framework of the ITU European Regional Initiative on ICT Applications, including e-Health: "m-Health: Towards Better Care, Cure and Prevention in Europe", Switzerland, Sep 2012 Slides Web

Katarzyna Wac, Future Internet for eHealth: From Quality of Service (QoS) via Quality of Experience (QoE) to Quality of Life (QoL) (and Back), Dagstuhl Seminar "Future Internet for eHealth" (12181), Germany, Jun 2012 Dagstuhl Seminar Report

Mattia Gustarini, People-centric eHealth, Dagstuhl Seminar "Future Internet for eHealth" (12181), Germany, Jun 2012 Dagstuhl Seminar Report

Jody Hausmann, Promoting Physical Activity with Mobile Devices, Dagstuhl Seminar "Future Internet for eHealth" (12181), Germany, Jun 2012 Dagstuhl Seminar Report

Katarzyna Wac, Factors Influencing Quality of Experience of Commonly-Used Mobile Applications, Dagstuhl Seminar "Quality of Experience: From User Perception to Instrumental Metrics" (12231), Germany, May 2012 Dagstuhl Seminar Report

Katarzyna Wac, Factors Influencing Quality of Experience of Commonly-Used Mobile Applications, Telefonica Research & Design, Spain, May 2012 Slides

Katarzyna Wac, From Services Science to Social Innovation for Active and Healthy Ageing, Delft Health Experience group (HEX), TU Delft, the Netherlands, Jan 2012

2011

Katarzyna Wac, A Pervasive Guardian for Elderly with Mild Cognitive Impairments, Research Seminar, AGIM (AGeing, Imaging, Modeling) Lab, CNRS-UJF-EPHE, France, Dec 2011

Katarzyna Wac, Wearable Computing for Behavioral Change in Chronic Disease Management, ISS MSc Seminar, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Oct 2011

Katarzyna Wac, Performance Prediction for mHealth Applications: A Machine Learning Approach, Multimedia Communications Lab (KOM) Seminar, TU Darmstadt, Germany, May 2011

Katarzyna Wac, From Wearable Computing to Usability for Behavioral Change in Chronic Disease Management, TECFA Brown Bag Seminar, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Apr 2011

Katarzyna Wac, Towards Telemedicine Services Supporting the Self-management of Chronically Ill Patients, Trial Lesson for Grantholders of Excellence Scholarship, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 2011

2010

Katarzyna Wac, From Quality of Service to Quality of Experience in Health Informatics Systems, ESF-COST Conference on 
"Future Internet and Society Complex Networks Perspective", Naples, Italy, Oct 2010 Poster

Katarzyna Wac, Muhammad Ullah, Markus Fiedler, Richard Bults, QoS and QoE for medical applications, European Telecommunications Standards Institute workshop on "Quality of Service - Quality of Experience", ETSI, France, Sep 2010 Slides

2009

Katarzyna Wac, Quality of Service/Experience Information System, "Art & Code" – what's behind? CMU-HCII, Pittsburgh, USA, Nov 2009 Slides

Katarzyna Wac, Collaborative Sharing of Quality of Service Information for Mobile Service Users, "Web, spatialité, mobilité", INSA, Lyon, France, Jul 2009 Slides

Katarzyna Wac, Towards Quality of Service-Awareness of Mobile Healthcare Services, ISfTeH Student's Videoconference Session - MedeTel, May 2009 Slides

Katarzyna Wac, Collaborative Sharing of Quality of Service-Information for Mobile Service Users, PhD thesis trial, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Jun 2009 Videostream

Katarzyna Wac, MobiHealth: Putting Care in Motion, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona, Sweden, Apr 2009

Katarzyna Wac, Mobile Health Applications - From Research to Business, Invited Talk at the Nokia Speakers Series Seminar, Nokia Headquarters, Espoo, Finland, Jan 2009

2008

Katarzyna Wac, The ABC's for All-But-Dissertations: Working on and Completing Your Dissertation, Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) of Women in Computing, BoF Session, USA, Sep 2008 Abstract,Slides

Katarzyna Wac, Healthcare on the Move, "Salon du Livre", Switzerland, May 2008

2007

Katarzyna Wac, QoS-predictions Service Provider: Infrastructural Support for Proactive Mobile Services, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Oct 2007

Katarzyna Wac, Mobile Application's Performance Management Framework: Infrastructural Support for Mobile Services , University of Geneva, Switzerland, May 2007

Katarzyna Wac, Context-aware mHealth, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona, Sweden, Apr 2007

Katarzyna Wac, M-health services from MobiHealth to HealthService24, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona, Sweden, Apr 2007

2006

Katarzyna Wac, QoS-predictions Service Provider Supporting Proactive Context-Aware Mobile Services, University of Twente, the Netherlands, June 2006

Katarzyna Wac, Performance Analysis of 3G Wireless Networks Supporting mHealth Services, Swisscom Headquarters, Bern, Switzerland, May 2006

2005

Katarzyna Wac, End-to-End QoS in the MobiHealth System, CWI, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Feb 2005

2004

Katarzyna Wac, Richard Bults, Performance evaluation of a Transport System supporting the MobiHealth BAN ip: Methodology and Assessment, MSc final presentation, University of Twente, the Netherlands, Nov 2004 Slides

2003

Katarzyna Wac, MobiHealth test results for 3G network, Vodafone BFU meeting, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, Nov 2003

Katarzyna Wac, Performance Analysis of 3G Wireless Networks Supporting MobiHealth System, Vodafone BTG meeting, Ermelo, the Netherlands, Oct 2003

Katarzyna Wac, mHealth over 3G, Vodafone BFU kick-off, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, May 2003

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