Project supervisors

Project coordinator:

  • Prof. Alessandra Costanzo (Università di Bologna, CIRI ICT)

Scientific coordinators:

  • Prof. Lorenzo Chiari (Università di Bologna, CIRI SDV)
  • Prof. Giuseppe Mincolelli (Università di Ferrara, TekneHub)
  • Dr. Michele Peri (Asc Insieme)

CIRI ICT (Interdipartimental Center for Industrial Research on Information and Comunication Technologies). In this project it has the role of providing middleware platforms and wireless communication.

Research grants assigned:
1) TITLE: Semantic Broker for data and commands distribution in domestical assitance scenarios (duration: 12 months)
2) TITLE: Development of a microwave system for selection and tracking of active and passive RFID tags (duration: 20 months)


CIRI SDV (Interdipartimental Center for Industrial Research on Life's Sciences and Health Technologies). In this project it has the role of developing systems for decision-making support and mobile health apps.

Research grants assigned:
1) TITLE: Models, architectures and instruments for decision support systems based on rules, in an application context of homes with support for elders' autonomy (duration: 12 months)
2) TITLE: Development of algorithms for movement analysis based on inertial sensors and their implementation on IoT platform (duration: 12 months)

TekneHub is a laboratory of Ferrara's Technological Pole with experiences in product design and interaction design fields, as well as in the design-driven innovation field, with particular reference to accessibility and social inclusion. It has also competences both in morphology and ergonomics and usability in the product planning.

Research grants assigned:
1) TITLE: Collaboration to requirements and specifications defining activities and development of User Centered Design, Inclusive Design, prototyping and smart objects test (duration: 20 months)

ASC InSieme is a public authority for the management of social services for the Union Valli Reno, Lavino and Samoggia. ASC InSieme is involved in activities for social, welfare, health and educational for four intervention areas: Children and Families, Adults, Elderly, Disability.

Romagna Tech

Romagna Tech is a member of the High Technology Network of Emilia Romagna Region with a twenty-year experience in industrial research, innovation, technology transfer and dissemination.

CTE International s.r.l
Mancasale (RE)
Telecommunication field
Ergotek s.r.l
Budrio (BO)
Furniture industry field

UNISET s.r.l
Lugo (RA)
Telecommunication and Electronic field
wiMAN s.r.l
Bologna (BO)
Information Technology field
Faenza (RA)
Electronic field
mHealthTechnologies s.r.l
Bologna (BO)
Mobile Health field