International Workshop on Ubiquitous Healthcare
and Supporting Technologies 2010

Important dates - REGULAR PAPERS
Paper Submission: February 28, 2010 (500-1000 words abstract or full-length max 5 pages paper)
Acceptance Notification: April 30, 2010
Final papers: May 14, 2010
Important dates - TUTORIALS
Paper submission: January 31, 2010
Acceptance notification: February 15, 2010 
International Workshop on Ubiquitous Healthcare and Welfare Services and Supporting Technologies (UBI-HEALTH’10) provides 
international forum for the latest services, technologies and researches in the field of information and communication technology 
(ICT) assisted healthcare and well-being (H&W). Participants include clinicians, hospital administrators, IT- professionals, researchers, 
educators, solutions vendors, device manufacturers, system designers, integrators and consultants. UBI-HEALTH’10 is also important 
international forum for e-Health associated cooperative bodies such as ITU, WHO and APEC, particularly for Ubiquitous Healthcare 
Initiative for Ageing Societies. In addition to the technical papers to be selected by the Technical Program Committee (TPC), the program 
will include distinguish keynote speakers focusing on burning topics of eHealth. The overviews of ongoing projects and future predictions 
are also of interests. Note that UBI-HEALTH'10 is arranged concurrently with Shanghai World Expo 2010 and you may therefore 
participate to both events at the same time! 
Authors are invited to submit papers presenting new research related to the theory or practice of remote and on-site 
H&W of the following main topics (not limited to): 
o        remote and local -healthcare;
o        well-being;
o        health informatics;
o        bio-informatics;
o        public safety systems;
o        socio-economic studies;
o        techno-economic studies;
o        H&W sensors, circuits and systems;
o        fusion of traditional Chinese medi-care to western medi-care;
o        eHealth;
o        ageing related services and technologies;
o        pandemics and bio-security;
o        services and technologies of developing countries;
o        global developments;
o        intelligent knowledge management;
o        associated Internet services (as web 2.0+) and technologies;
o        telecommunication solutions;
o        diagnosing tools;
o        H&W monitoring/alarm techniques;
In these areas your paper may focus for instance to the following themes:
o        user-centric design
o        analytical and simulation techniques;
o        experimental systems and field operational testing;
o        information collection and dissemination; 
o        activities and status of planned and ongoing projects;
o        deployment strategies and predictions;
o        standardization efforts and problems;
Authors are invited to submit full papers in English of not more than 5 pages (including figures, tables & references) or 500-1000 words abstract 
in IEEE double-column format. Submissions must present original work that has not been previously published, and is not under submission 
elsewhere. Submissions should use the general IEEE template with the minimum font size of 10 points. All papers must include a title, complete 
contact information for all authors, and keywords on the cover page. The corresponding author should be identified clearly. Please follow the 
following link for the detailed guidelines for manuscript preparation in EDAS. Presenting authors of accepted papers will be required to register to the conference in order to secure that 
their paper is included in the conference proceedings. All papers will be peer reviewed by TPC, which reserves the right 
to accept or reject abstracts for inclusion in the conference program. 
Paper template can be found in the following link (LaTex/MS word):
NOTE: Papers must be submitted electronically in PDF format via on-line submission link of in EDAS. 
o        Timo Korhonen; Helsinki University of Technology, Finland (TPC Chair)
o        Iiro Jantunen; Helsinki University of Technology, Finland (TPC Vice Chair)
o        Yuping Zhao, Peking University, China       
o        Jiao Bingli, PKU, China 
o        Timo Itälä, TKK, Finland 
o        Krista Varantola; Tampere University, Finland
o        Tenho Takalo; Tampere University, Finland
o        Pirkko Nykanen; Tampere University, Finland
o        Matti Hamalainen; Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
o        Mikko Sams; Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
o        Risto Ilmoniemi; Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
o        Pia Polsa, Hanken School of Economics, Finland
o        Eija Kaasinen; research coordinator VTT / Technical Research Center of Finland
o        Minna Söderqvist; Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
o        Mikko Korpela; Kuopio University, Finland
o        Anitta Etula; Kuopio University, Finland
o        Huang Lihua, School of Management, Fudan University
Further information
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The Nordic Centre is a joint venture between Fudan University and 26 Nordic universities and research institutions to facilitate research cooperation, students exchange and collaboration with Shanghai based Nordic companies and national representations. The Nordic Centre is located at Fudan University in Shanghai. Current members:

China: Fudan University; Denmark: Aalborg UniversityCopenhagen Business SchoolUniversity of AarhusUniversity of Copenhagen; Finland: Hanken School of Economics Helsinki School of Economics & Business AdministrationHelsinki University of TechnologyUniversity of HelsinkiUniversity of JoensuuUniversity of KuopioUniversity of TurkuUniversity of Tampere; Iceland: University of Iceland ; Norway: Norwegian School of Management BINorwegian School of Economics & Business AdministrationNorwegian University of Science & TechnologyUniversity of BergenUniversity of Oslo; Sweden: Karolinska InstitutetLund UniversityRoyal Institute of TechnologyStockholm UniversityUppsala UniversityUmeå UniversityUniversity of Gothenburg; Nordic: NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies.