Smartphones for Seniors

Aiding the elder with new technologies

Total Investment of WIT: 132.752,90 €
Funding: 93.027,33 €
Duration: October 2011 to September 2013

Smartphone for Seniors was a co-funded project by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), within the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF) and contracted by Agência da Inovação (AdI) through the Contract for financial incentives No. 2011/21541. This project aimed to research and develop a set of services and applications for Windows Phone 7 smartphones, with specific focus on the senior population and its needs. The project consortium was formed by: Microsoft Portugal, WIT Software, University of Aveiro, Fraunhofer Portugal Research, Devscope, University of Lisbon (FCUL) and Optimus.