Dec 2018 :: SmartBFA has received the 2018 Shirin Fozdar Programme Diversity & Inclusion Award!

Dec 2018 :: Cyber-Physical Track Day @ SMU. icon-pdf

Nov 2018 :: Official commencement of research project ‘Smart-Tech Attendance and Home Visits Recording System’ with NTUC Health Co-operative Limited (NHCL).

Nov 2018 :: IS439 (Internet of Things: Technology and Applications) Poster & Demo Day @ SMU Labs. icon-pdf

Oct 2018 :: SmartBFA is featured in The Straits Timesicon-pdf

Oct 2018 :: SmartBFA participates in #purpleparade 2018, as part of “BCA and Partners” contingent.

Oct 2018 :: Guest speaker on “Designing Technology for Seniors – What Seniors Want?” at 02.216 Human Behaviour, Technology, and Design course in SUTD.

Oct 2018 :: SmartBFA was featured in the research booklet in QS in Conversation, Singapore.

Aug 2018 :: SmartBFA exhibition @ PAP Women’s Wing Conference and Smart Technology Fair.

Aug 2018 :: SMU SIS Parents’ Day 2018!

Aug 2018 :: New course on SMT111 Programming for Smart City Solutions.

Aug 2018 :: Inaugural roadshow on Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) in Singapore.

Jul 2018 :: Paper presentations of ‘Technology-Enabled Medication Adherence for Seniors Living in the Community: Experiences, Lessons, and The Road Ahead’ and ‘Identifying Elderlies at Risk of Becoming More Depressed with Internet-of-Things’ @ HCI International 2018.

Jul 2018 :: Student presentation of the SmartBFA project at Singapore Campus Party 2018.

Jul 2018 :: Video exhibition of the SmartBFA project at World Cities Summit 2018.

Jul 2018 :: New course on Smart Healthcare in Asia, as part of SMU Global Summer School Program 2018.

Jun 2018 :: Launch of Assisted Living Facility Association (ALFA)!

May 2018 :: Invited talk at HIMSS Thailand eHealth Summit 2018. (photo credits: HIMSS)


May 2018 :: Exhibition of SmartBFA at Social iCon [post-event writeup].

May 2018 :: Ant-Bytes Hackathon. (photo credits: Michelle K., SMU)


Apr 2018 :: IS439 (Internet of Things: Technology and Applications) Poster & Demo Day @ Concourse T-Junction Basement 1, SMU, Singapore (Bras Basah MRT Exit C).

Apr 2018 :: Appointed as External Examiner for Diploma in Business Information Technology (DBIT), Singapore Polytechnic for a 3 year term.

Mar 2018 :: SMU SIS Discovery Day 2018!

Mar 2018 :: SMU Open House 2018!

Feb 2018 :: Launch of SmartBFA at Holland Bukit Panjang Town Council. We were featured in ChannelNewsAsia联合早报News5Tonight (Channel 5, 9PM)Hello Singapore (Channel 8, 630PM)News Tonight (Channel 8, 10PM /Channel U, 11PM), and News, 93.8 Now (2 PM).


Feb 2018 :: Paper presentation of ‘Early Detection of Mild Cognitive Impairment in Elderly Through IoT: Preliminary Findings’ @ IEEE WF-IoT 2018.

Feb 2018 :: Guest speaker on “Technology and aging: How can technology help people age in place and achieve successful aging” at SSCS400 Capstone Seminar (Population Aging and Communities in Singapore) in School of Social Sciences, SMU.

Jan 2018 :: Official start of project SmartBFA (Smart Accessibility and Mobility for Barrier-Free Access).