ORCATECH Events

Upcoming events

VIRTUAL Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2020

ORCATECH staff presenting

  • Nicole Bouranis, MA
  • Hiroko Dodge, PhD
  • Jeffrey Kaye, MD
  • Lyndsey Miller, PhD
  • Christina Reynolds, PhD
  • Lisa Silbert, MD, MCR
  • Rachel Wall, MS

Location: Virtual 
Date: July 27-31, 2020
Anyone can register to attend the virtual conference at no cost. Learn more about AAIC 2020

VIRTUAL Gerontech and Innovation Expo Summit 2020

Details about presentations: 

  • Smart aging in place through gerontechnology: Jeffrey Kaye, MD

Location: Virtual
Date: November 18-22, 2020

Learn more about the GIES Summit. 

Upcoming ORCATECH Council meeting

ORCATECH Council meetings are postponed until further notice. 

Learn more about ORCATECH Council meetings. 

Past events

Alzheimer's Association Digital Biomarker Roundtable

Date: November 20-21, 2019
Location: Washington, DC
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Jeffrey Kaye, MD: Integration of unobtrusive technology in daily life
  • Raina Croff, PhD: SHARP: Implications and considerations for adoption in communities
  • Adriana Seelye, PhD: Developing an integrated REAL (Routine Everyday Activities Life) functional based cognitive assessment
  • Hiroko Dodge, PhD: Multi-domain integration and application of digital biomarkers

Gerontological Society of America (GSA) 2019 Conference

Date: November 13-17, 2019
Location: Austin, TX
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Katherine Wild, PhD: Use of technology by four diverse cohorts of older adults: Findings from the CART study
  • Lyndsey Miller, PhD: Days and nights of dyads: Examining behavioral interdependence in co-residing couples using actigraphy
  • Michael AuYeung, PhD: Sensing a problem: Methods for developing a digital biomarker of dementia-related agitation through sensors and wearables
  • Jeffrey Kaye, MD: Collaborative Aging Research Using Technology: New pathways forward

Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019

Date: July 14-18, 2019
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
  • Zach Beattie (Presenting)
  • Nicole Bouranis (Presenting)

Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Digital Biomarkers: Biosensors, Wearables and mHealth

Date: June 19-20, 2019
Location: Boston, MA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

MEDinIsrael Conference

Date: March 25-28, 2019
Location: Israel
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Attending)

Molecular Med Tri-ConSession: Internet of Medical Things: Connected Healthcare with Sensors and Wearables

Date: March 12, 2019
Location: San Francisco, CA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
    "Sensing Life Kinetics: Building 
    the Evidence Base for Digital Health"

CPAD Annual Meeting

Date: Nov. 13, 2018
Location: Bethesda, MD
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

Gerontological Society of America (GSA) Annual Scientific Meeting

Date: Nov 14 - 18, 2018
Location: Boston, MA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Raina Croff (Presenting)
  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
  • Dr. Zach Beattie (Presenting)

IEEE/ACM Conference on Connected Health (CHASE)

Date: Sept. 26-28, 2018
Location: Washington, DC
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018

Date: July 21 - 26, 2018
Location: Chicago, IL
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
  • Dr. Christina Reynolds (Presenting)
  • Dr. Neil Thomas (Presenting)
  • Dr. Kathy Wild (Presenting)
  • Dr. Nina Silverberg (Attending)

4th Federal Interagency Conference on Traumatic Brain Injury

Date: June 11, 2018
Location: Washington, DC
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Zach Beattie (Presenting)

BIO International Convention 2018

Details: Session: Data Standardization in Digital Biomarkers
Date: June 6, 2018
Location: Boston, MA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Zach Beattie (Presenting)
  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Attending)

National Academy of Science Neuro Forum

Details: Harnessing Mobile Technology Workshop
Date: June 5, 2018
Location: Washington, DC
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

mHealth Technology Showcase

Date: June 4, 2018
Location: Bethesda, MD
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

2018 NIH Alzheimer's Research Summit

Date: May 24, 2018
Location: Bethesda, MD
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

Alzheimer's Day at Northwestern University

Date: May 10, 2018
Location: Chicago, IL
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

11th World Conference of Gerontechnology

Date: May 7, 2018
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Team member presenting or attending:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting, Keynote Speaker)

Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2017

Date: July 16 - 20, 2017
Location: London, UK
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
  • Dr. Christina Reynolds (Presenting)
  • Dr. Neil Thomas (Presenting)
  • Dr. Adriana Seelye (Presenting)

The Critical Path Institute & Coalition Against Major Diseases (CAMD) Digital Biomarkers Conference

Date: March 31 - April 1, 2016
Location: Bethesda, MD
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

Partnerships in Clinical Trials 2015

Date: Oct. 8 - 11, 2015
Location: Boca Raton, FL
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Attending)

Partnerships in Clinical Trials Europe 2015

Date: Nov. 17 - 19, 2015
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Attending)

Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2015

Date: July 18 - 23, 2015
Location: Washington D.C.
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
  • Dr. Hiroko Dodge (Presenting)
  • Dr. Adriana Seelye (Presenting)
  • Daniel Austin (Presenting)
  • Meysam Asgari (Presenting)

Methods in Longitudinal Dementia (MELODEM) Annual Meeting

Date: July 6 - 7, 2015
Location: Paris, France
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr.  Hiroko Dodge (Presenting)

AgeTech West Technology Conference and Expo

Date: Nov 17, 2014
Location: Seattle, WA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Attending)

GSA 2014: Annual Scientific Meeting

Date: Nov. 5, 2014
Location: Washington, D.C.
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
  • Dr. Johanna Peterson (Presenting)

Bio-Europe 2014

Date: Nov. 3, 2014
Location: Frankfurt, Germany
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld M.B.A. (Attending)

Computing Community Consortium

Date: Sept. 10, 2014
Location: Bethesda, MD
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

BIO International Convention 2014

Date: July 23, 2014
Location: San Diego, CA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld M.B.A. (Attending)

Alzheimer's Association International Convention 2014

Date: July 12 - 17, 2014
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)
  • Dr. Hiroko Dodge (Presenting)
  • Dr. Johanna Peterson (Presenting)

Big Data in Pharma Conference

Date: May 12 - 13, 2014
Location: London, UK
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Presenting)

Oregon State University Gerontechnology Conference

Date: April 2 - 3, 2014
Location: Corvallis, OR
Team member presenting or attending

  • Tracy Zitzelberger M.P.H. (Presenting)

Partnerships in Clinical Trials 2014

Date: March 30, 2014
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Attending)

AgeTech West Conference 2013

Date: Nov. 14, 2013
Location: San Jose, CA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

Pain Therapeutics Summit

Date: Nov. 7, 2013
Location: San Francisco, CA
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A. (Attending)

Oregon Connections Telecommunications Conference

Date: Nov. 4, 2013
Location: Hood River, OR
Team member presenting or attending

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaye (Presenting)

BIO - Europe 2013

Date: Nov. 4 - 6, 2013
Location: Vienna, Austria
Team member presenting or attending

  • Judith Kornfeld, M.B.A (Attending)

Past Council meetings

March 6 Meeting

Presenters: 

  • Joel Steele, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychology at Portland State University. Joel spoke about new technological ways to examine interactions amongst couples. 
  • Miranda Lim, MD, PHD, Assistant Professor of Neurology at OHSU. Miranda spoke about the TWLITE project, which studies how light therapy affects the sleeping patterns of participants who are enrolled in the ORCATECH Life Lab.  

September 6 Meeting

Presenters:

  • Jonathan Rush, PhD, Institute on Aging and Lifelong Health, University of Victoria. Jonathan presented how the MyCogHealth Mobile Assessment platform can be used to improve detection of cognitive change. 
  • Meysam Asgari, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for Spoken Language Understanding, OHSU. Meysam spoke about finding an easier way to analyze cognitive tests that are used to differentiate the types of mild cognitive impairment. 

March 8 Meeting

Presenters

  • Noshad Rahimi, M.B.A., Ph.D., Project Program Management - Kaiser Permanente. Noshad spoke about new ways of helping elderly women feel more comfortable wearing and using wearables.  
  • Charles Consel, Inria / Bordeaux Institute of Technology. Charles spoke about HomeAssist, an assisted living platform for frail older adults and the research it took to design and develop it. 

September 21 Meeting

Presenters

  • Antoine Piau, M.D., Ph.D., visiting researcher from Toulouse University Hospital in France, presented about frailty monitoring.
  • Martina Mancini, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Neurology at OHSU, presented about technology's uses in aging and neurodegeneration research

March 9 Meeting

Presenters

  • Dr. Hiroko Dodge, Ph.D., Professor of Neurology, OHSU presented about her current project: Internet-based Conversational Engagement Clinical Trial (I-CONECT).

  • Dr. Clara Berridge, M.S.W., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, School of Social Work at the University of Washington, presented about passive monitoring.  

September 8 Meeting

Presenters

  • Adriana Seelye, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota
  • Julie Robillard, Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of British Columbia
  • Ian Dinwoodie, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics at Portland State University

June 16 Meeting

Presenters

  • Dr. Melanie Fried-Oken, Professor of Neurology Pediatrics, ENT at OHSU, presented on how Assistive Technology R&D can support people with communication impairments.
  • Dr. Jacqueline Kerr, Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health at the University of California, San Diego, presented her research on the physical activity and sedentary behavior of older adults.

August 29 Meeting

Presenters

  • Charles Consel, Professor of Computer Science at the Bordeaux Institute of Technology and leader at INRIA Research Group, spoke about the HomeAssist project and its potential for advancing research about aging in place.  

March 4 Meeting

Presenters

  • Raina Croff, Assistant Professor of Neurology at OHSU spoke about the SHARP study
  • Deniz Erten-Lyons, Associate Professor of Neurology at OHSU 
  • Allison Lindauer, Assistant Professor of Neurology at OHSU

October 2 Meeting

Presenters

  • Lydia Lundburg, Founder at Elite Care
  • Tolis Voutsas, Director of New Business Development at SHARP Labs of America, Inc.

May 8 Meeting

Presenters

  • Surj Patel, Senior Product Planning Manager (Internet Of Things) 
  • Joyce DeMonnin, the Oregon Outreach Director for AARP

April 4 Meeting

Presenters

  • Melinda Davis, Ph.D.
  • Sharon and Howard Johnson