Awards

20.10.2020

Top University / Research Center. Institute of Computer Science, FORTH, Healthcare Business Award 2020 

         

FORTH, through the Institute of Computer Science, won the Gold Award as a leading University / Research Center at the Healthcare Business Awards 2020 ceremony. The award was received by Professor Konstantinos Marias (Head of the Computational BioMedicine Laboratory), Mr. Dimitrios Katechakis (Head of Center for eHealth Applications and Services) and Dr. Angelina Kouroumbali (coordinator of FORTH's Reference Center for Active and Healthy Aging).

Press mention: patris.gr


 

20.10.2020

Gold Award in the category “National/ Regional Health Initiative”. Institute of Computer Science, FORTH, Healthcare Business Award 2020 

         

Gold Healthcare Business Award 2020 in the category “National/ Regional Health Initiative” for the creation of a European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing Reference Site. Healthcare Business Awards 2020

Press mention: kriti360.gr


 

16.02.2020

Important distinctions in Match & Develop a Startup Heraklion 3.0 - Innovation and Technology Competition

The 3rd Match & Develop a Startup Heraklion was completed on February 16, 2020 with significant distinctions for the Center for eHealth Applications and Services and the Computational Bio-Medicine Laboratory of the Institute of Computer Science.

By their great ideas and presentations they received:

  1. Special award from the mentors team of the Economic Chamber of Greece (regional department of Eastern Crete) for the development of the business model of startup creation
  2. Two awards for participation in the BAYER program for highlighting and supporting innovative ideas: Digital Services to Avoid Stress in a Surgery & Time Is Brain: Integrated Emergency Management Platform Focusing on Vascular Strokes
  3. Best idea award for the Time is Brain proposal that was awarded with direct qualification to the 2nd Phase of the 11th Innovation & Technology Competition of NBG Business Seeds of the National Bank of Greece

Press mention: patris.gr


 

02.10.2019

Healthcare Business Awards 2019: Gold Award in the category “eHealth: Digital applications for the management/ support of health units” for Integrated Care SolutionsTM

         

The Center for eHealth Applications and Services of the FORTH 's Institute of Computer Science received the gold award in the category "eHealth: Digital applications for the management/ support of health units” for Integrated Care SolutionsTM in 2019, during Healthcare Business Awards 2019 ceremony that took place on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 in Peania.

Press mention: cretapost.gr


 

15.07.2019

ESMARTCITY Datathon Innovation Competition: High Impact Award for Smart Sense service

         

The Center for eHealth Applications and Services of the FORTH 's Institute of Computer Science received a high impact award for the proposed Smart Sense service that combines data of indoor temperature and humidity conditions in buildings, weather data, open public data and thus informs citizens in real time about impending changes in environmental conditions that may affect their personal health.

Press mention: patris.gr


 

18.05.2019

Ηealth Datathon 2019: The first impact award received by Mining (MedIcatioN mIsuse iN old aGe) team

        

The first Health Datathon organized by the Athens Medical Society, the Open Technologies Alliance and the Hellenic Society of eHealth Services and Education, started on May 16th and was successfully concluded on May 18th 2019.

The MedIcatioN mIsuse iN old aGe" (MINING) team, composed of members and associates of FORTH‐ICS (Foundation for Research & Technology Hellas - Institute of Computer Science), participated in the event and received the first impact award for its project on "Potentially inappropriate prescription of medicines to the elderly". MINING team members were: Dr. Aggelina Kouroubali (collaborating researcher at the Computational BioMedicine Lab of FORTH‐ICS), Dr. George Notas (Assistant Professor at the Medical School of UOC), Mr. Ioannis Petrakis and Mr. Nikolaos Tselas (both software engineers at the Center of eHealth Applications and Services (CeHA) at FORTH-ICS). 

During the event that took place at the Athens Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation of the Athens University of Economics and Business, the teams had the support of 13 mentors, including Mr. Dimitrios Katehakis, head of CeHA.

Awards were given to the winning teams during the closing ceremony of the 45th Annual Panhellenic Medical Conference of Athens Medical Society, on May 18, 2019.
 

Press mention: opendata.ellak.gr


 

10.02.2019

1st Prize in Hacking Health Athens for the application TimeIsBrain

            

The first prize for the development of an emergency management platform in hospitals went to the Institute of Computer Science of the Institute of Foundation for Research & Technology Hellas and the University of Crete, who actively participated in the first Hacking Health Hackathlon in Athens.

Press mention: ert.gr


 

12.12.2018

International SlideWiki open courseware competition: Award for the creation of the original educational course entitled "Interoperability in eHealth" 

 

FORTH team won the International SlideWiki competition for the creation of an original training course entitled "Interoperability in eHealth". The award was received by the members of the team of the FORTH's Institute of Computer Science, Dimitrios G. Katechakis, Dr. Angelina Kouroumbali and Ioannis Karatzanis.

The online course was created on the SlideWiki open source software platform and is available at: SlideWiki | Presentation information | Interoperability in eHealth.

Press mention: cretalive.gr