Projects selected

The eight projects selected to participate in CRAASH Barcelona 2018 are:

  • Biel Smartgaze

    Project from start-up Biel Glasses to develop electronic glasses that use computer vision and virtual reality to improve the sight of those with low vision, making them more self-sufficient.

  • ABLE (Assistive Biorobotic Low-cost Exoskeleton)

    Project from the Biomechanical Engineering Lab at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) with Institut Guttmann to develop a light, low-cost robotic exoskeleton to help patients with spinal injuries walk.

  • Funny Friends

    Project from company Vecmedical and Hospital Sant Joan de Déu to develop a respiratory rehabilitation system to allow children to play while doing exercise, obtaining data through online monitoring and improving adherence to treatment.

  • DeepStroke

    Project from start-up Methinks to make diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients faster and more precise with automatic analysis of neuroimaging using deep learning techniques.

  • QuantEmTool

    Project from the start-up B2Quant that offers a software service to automatize analysis of medical images by quantifying relevant biomarkers for monitoring neurological diseases.

  • ReMemory

    Project promoted by the Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa to develop a cognitive training program for people with mild cognitive impairment, based on life-logging captured by a wearable camera.

  • iBreve

    Project from the eponymous company to develop a wearable device to improve stress resilience by analyzing users’ breathing patterns with machine learning.

  • Pancreatic elastase non-invasive test to diagnose pancreatic insufficiency

    Project from the Institut Català d’Investigació Química (ICIQ) and Hospital Universitari Parc Taulí to improve quality of life for patients with pancreatic insufficiency, improving sensitivity and comfort of current diagnostic tools.