Call for papers

We kindly solicit you to submit your recent research work as:

  • Full paper (up to 6 pages)
  • Short paper (up 4 pages)
  • Demo (see our format here)

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Home care for elderly people
  • Telehealthcare Systems
  • Monitoring platforms for elderly living
  • Medical education for empower elderly people and rural out-patients/people
  • Financial Accessibility to Rural Healthcare
  • Multimedia for the self-management of personal health
  • Health Insurances in African Countries

For any questions regarding workshop please email the chairs at

The documents should be submitted through the conference submission system selecting the Demo track.
Document submissions must be in English and conform to the IEEE format (download the format here)

Deadline for submission of workshop papers September 25th, 2017
Deadline for acceptance notification of workshop papers October 15th, 2017
Camera-ready submission of accepted workshop papers October 26th, 2017


Workshop: Context Aware Telehealthcare Systems

Speaker: Nasir Faruk

Workshop: Patient Education and Empowerment

Speaker: Obi Okoye (tentative)

Workshop: Rural and Elderly Health and Multimedia

Speaker: Rising John Osazuwa

Workshop:Impact of Energy Supply on Rural Health Care Delivery

Speaker: Clotilde T. GUIDI

Workshop: Economic and Social Aspects of Rural and Elderly Health

Speaker: Vincent-Iréné-Agbovi

Workshop: Connect the unconnected in Africa: Opportunities & Challenges

Speaker:  Jules  Degila