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Cambridge Realtime Rehabilitation Activity Tracker (CaRRAT)

11:00am-4:00pm on Saturday 16 March

Times shown are in GMT (UTC +0) up to the 26th March. For events on or after 27th March times are in BST (UTC +1).

Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology, Robinson Way (Close to the Junction of Robinson Way and Long Road), CB2 0SZ

We are proposing an interactive demonstration of a prototype of a device that we have built which measures activity including recognising different postures in people with a range of physical abilities.

Participants will be able to wear the device to see if it works as expected, and compare their movement to that of an avatar. We will also be interested to see whether you can fool the device into falsely recognising an activity or posture.

We will provide basic explanations and demonstrations of the hardware, including an accelerometer and gyroscope, and also explain how the AI models were built.
We will also discuss the hopeful future uses of the device and how it may lead to improved hospital outcomes, and ask for your feedback.

At THIS Institute (The Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute), we believe efforts to improve care should always be based on the highest quality evidence. So, we’re boosting research activity to provide more clarity on what works in improving healthcare, what doesn’t, and why. https://www.thisinstitute.cam.ac.uk/

Booking/Registration is: UNAVAILABLE

Additional Information

Age: All Ages
Format: Other
Timing: In person
Cost: Free
Theme: Health
Accessibility: Full access
Image copyright: Peter Hartley

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