Existing flexible ICT solutions could assist elderly users with cognitive impairment in organising, carrying out and completing everyday tasks and constitute essential factors for continuing to be and A1:K20 independent. IN LIFE will offer all-around, personalised, multi-faceted existing ICT solutions and services addressing diverse daily activities (eating, physical activity, commuting, mental stimulation, communication, social interaction, etc.) to users with cognitive impairment living in their own home or in sheltered homes, as well as to their formal and informal carers.
Doctorate in Psychology from the Autonomous University of Madrid (2013), Master's in Behaviour Therapy from the Therapeutic Institute in Madrid in 2006, he has worked as a researcher at the Autonomous University of Madrid and as a collaborator on projects with the King Juan Carlos University. Alvaro has done research in clinical psychology on learning processes in the clinical context, behaviour and cognition in the elderly, the development of assessment tools, the technological development of devices adapted for the elderly.
He currently works at the Fundación Matia Institute as a researcher on issues related to the gerontological field: dementia and behaviour disorders, development of personal development and wellbeing programmes, creation and validation of assessment tools and design focused on the user, as well as various national and international projects.