Important Deadlines (Updated)

    • Paper Submission Deadline: December 4th, 2016
    • Notification of Paper Acceptance: December 27th, 2016
    • Final Paper & Copyright: January 17th, 2017
    • Conference date: March 20th – 23th, 2017

4th Convergence of Healthcare and Information Technology

The explosion of interest in overall feeling of well-being has spurred tremendous research activities in wellness information technologies. Wellness in terms of industrial technology, which is based on convergence technology, has become one of the most promising information technology services. With the development of communication technologies, needs of health promotion and various wellness services that allow Internet access anytime, anywhere have appeared. These services, each with their own special characteristics, have attempted to satisfy customer demands. IT technology in here means applying various IT technologies such as Sensing, Networking, Computing, and Actuating to wellness data. It also includes all kinds of skill generating and managing visible and invisible values about wellness information.

Topics of Interest
•Healthcare Application Services Technology
•Healthcare Information Networks
•Embedded Systems for Wellness & Healthcare Services
•Standardization of Healthcare Data, Device and Service
•Rehabilitation Engineering
•Wellness IT Business Model Framework

Workshop Chair: Hyuncheol Kim & Sunyoung Kang