This week we have been on the air again, specifically on the Cadena Ser programme “De las Ondas a la Red”, talking about the importance of the Silver Economy and ambitious social projects such as zocaalo and IOANNA. The CEO of Ideable, Iñaki Bartolomé, had an interesting chat with “Hoy por Hoy Bilbao” journalist, Azul Tejerina, in which the potential of a platform such as zocaalo was explained, as well as the importance of using new technologies to promote the active ageing of the elderly. Here is the transcript of the full interview, which took place on Monday 12th November. If you prefer, you can listen to the recording by clicking on the following link: LINK: IÑAKI BARTOLOMÉ SPEAKS ABOUT
Last September, the international event AAL Forum was held at the Euskalduna Conference Centre in Bilbao from 24th to 26th and Ideable, Tecnalia, iHomeLab and Exthex, some of the partners from zocaalo participated there. In fact, Ideable and Exthex participated in a workshop in the AAL Forum that was organized the 26th. In that workshop, both companies described the goals of the zocaalo platform and the main aspects of the certification process, as shown in the picture below. The most interesting points for the audience were the possibility of getting help on how to design accessible apps for the elderly users and the access to possible end-users to test those apps before being launched to the market.
Our partner COOSS was one of the organizers of the INNOV-AGING event held in Ancona (Italy) on the 21-23 of June. COOSS presented zocaalo as an opportunity for software developers to certify the apps they are developing for the Silver Economy. And apart from that, they can also receive help on how to properly design apps for this target and even appear in our marketplace as a better way to reach new clients. Innov-Aging is the first Expo Meeting in Italy totally dedicated to the latest innovations of the Silver Market, with particular attention to the sectors: Economics-Finance, Health-Wellness and Technology. Innov-Aging intends to be a catalyst of feed-back between sector operators, companies and innovative
Ideable, one of the partners behind zocaalo, is organizing a webinar to know more about zocaalo and participate in our community. How? We are looking for: End-user organizations that want to test uploaded apps and get paid for it. Caregivers and organizations that want to use already existing or future certified apps from our marketplace. UX experts, privacy & security consultants, etc. that want to receive new clients. Developers that want to get their apps certified FOR FREE during this summer. Webinar This next Monday 19th at 11 CEST you will be able to know more about zocaalo. Just apply to the webinar here and we will contact you with all the details for connection. Access to
Ideable presentará zocaalo en la primera AAL2Business Venture Academy que tendrá lugar en Viena el próximo 6 de junio. Ideable, dentro de su División Kwido centrada en la aplicación de tecnología para el cuidado de mayores, está presentando la plataforma zocaalo construida junto a otros partners europeos dentro del AAL Programme. Ideable presentará zocaalo en Viena como un marketplace de aplicaciones certificadas para su uso con personas mayores. Se trata de un medio de ayudar al desarrollo de apps accesibles y usables para este colectivo y que permita a los desarrolladores certificar que cumplen con unos requerimientos básicos para este sector. ¿Qué ofrece zocaalo? Se trata de una herramienta que facilita la adopción y conocimiento de apps accesibles
Ideable has presented zocaalo in the Ageing Fit event that was held in Coimbra (Portugal, October 2-4). Ideable presented the zocaalo project in its stand, receiving feedback from many companies, especially from: Public organizations interested in certified apps for the elderly users. Startups that need a certified seal of accessibility for the eldercare sector. End users’ organizations willing to be a part of our testing and co-creation ecosystem. In addition, Iñaki Bartolomé, CEO at Ideable, participated as a speaker in the innovation area that took part in the second day of the event, talking about the present and future features of zocaalo platform: We presented the coming webinar that will take place in April for all stakeholders interested in participating in zocaalo.
Ideable has presented zocaalo in the last AAL Forum 2017 that was held in Coimbra (Portugal, October 2-4). Ideable presented the zocaalo project in its stand, and received interesting feedback about the project, especially from: Public organizations interested in certified apps for the elderly users. Startups that need a certified seal of accessibility for the eldercare sector. In addition, Iñaki Bartolomé, CEO at Ideable, participated as speaker in some of the workshops of the meeting, talking about present and future features of zocaalo platform: Participated in the first workshop, the opening day, dedicated to business coaching for AAL projects. Presented zocaalo in the “How to build a viable business model in an AAL project” workshop. Finally made some networking too in
Ideable will be present at the next AAL Forum to be held in Coimbra (Portugal, October 2-4) featuring platforms zocaalo and kwido in its own stand. The Active and Assisted Living (AAL) programme funds projects in public-private partnership in the field of information and communication technology (ICT). AAL involves all European countries and regions, including some from outside Europe, whose aim is to improve the quality of life of older people by developing and using sustainable innovative solutions based on information and communication (ICT) that truly respond to their needs with a multidisciplinary point of view. AAL Forum is an annual meeting that gathers a presentation of the latest advances in terms of ICT technologies applied
Iñaki Bartolomé, de Ideable Solutions, aprovechó su ponencia en el evento Aging Bilbao para presentar el proyecto zocaalo. Cofinanciado por AAL programme, zocaalo es un conjunto de utilidades que buscan incrementar la difusión y alcance de las aplicaciones móviles orientadas a las personas mayores. El público que atendió el evento pudo conocer de primera mano cuestiones generales del proyecto como: La disponibilidad de un conjunto de building blocks y guías de accesibilidad y usabilidad para los desarrolladores de aplicaciones móviles. Un marketplace de ámbito específico donde poder obtener una mayor difusión de las soluciones desarrolladas. Consultoría sobre la regulación de los estados miembro a cumplir para obtener las certificaciones pertinentes. El proceso de certificación de aplicaciones de zocaalo, que valida
El próximo día 24 de abril, el Bizkaia Aretoa será la sede del Aging Bilbao, jornada dirigida a los profesionales de la teleasistencia, cuidado de mayores y sector de Silver Economy organizada por Ideable Solutions con la colaboración de la Diputación Foral de Bizkaia. El objetivo de Aging Bilbao es mostrar a todos los implicados en el trabajo con personas mayores, e incluso a estas mismas personas mayores, las innovaciones y tecnologías de presente y futuro relacionadas con la llamada Silver Economy. Aging Bilbao es el evento estatal más importante celebrado hasta ahora centrado en la aplicación de tecnología e innovación para la mejora de la calidad de vida de las personas mayores.