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Studying gender-based violence and disability CareDisabilitygenderHealthWomen

Studying gender-based violence and disability

By Asun Pié Balaguer, researcher of the IN3’s CareNet group.   According to the European Parliament’s Report (2004) on the situation of women from minority groups in the European Union, almost 80% of women with[…]

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2020 Workshop on “Sports and Health Analytics Research”

    Currently, there is plenty of research showing the correlation between practicing sports and health. However, using big data and artificial intelligence, this raw data can be transformed into information and knowledge, thus allowing[…]

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Coronavirus and lockdown: What does a meat processing plant have in common with a rest home?

By Andrea García-Santesmases & Joan Moyà   In an interview for the morning programme on Spain’s national radio station on 20 March, Carlos Baute stated that “this virus brought the word equality: in the face[…]

ICSO research group supports the “maker” community with intelligent algorithms for efficient logistics during COVID-19 ArticlesHealthOpen ScienceScience and Technology Studies

ICSO research group supports the “maker” community with intelligent algorithms for efficient logistics during COVID-19

The COVID-19 outbreak has raised unexpected challenges that our society has to face. The capacity of healthcare systems around the globe has reached its limit, given the high number of infected patients. This fact has[…]

Agile algorithms for city logistics: towards smarter and more sustainable cities ArticlesHealthInterdisciplinarietyOpen ScienceResearchSocial impactSustainabilityVideos

Agile algorithms for city logistics: towards smarter and more sustainable cities

In the face of sharp urbanization around Europe and worldwide, many governments realize that city transport and mobility activities play a major role in the development of smart and sustainable cities. The emergence of the[…]