3rd International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement (ICAMPAM)

  • Date:
    Jun 17 2013 to Jun 19 2013
    From:
    07:30am to 05:00pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst

    The UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology is hosting the 3rd International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement (ICAMPAM) on the UMass Amherst campus. ICAMPAM will provide an international forum for researchers, clinicians, technologists and users to explore the latest advances and view the newest technologies in the field of ambulatory and sleep monitoring. It will also offer industry partners the opportunity to introduce their products to an audience of users and discuss future developments.

    This year’s conference themes are physical activity, sedentary behavior, and sleep measurement. Session formats will include keynote and invited lectures, symposia, and oral and poster presentations.

    Topics include:

    • Behavior and health outcomes
    • Data processing, statistics, computational methods
    • Validation and calibration
    • Engineering and tool development
    • Clinical applications

    The conference organizers have assembled an extraordinary group of speakers. The full list of keynote and invited speakers, along with their topics, can be found on the ICAMPAM 2013 website. A special session hosted by James McClain and Rick Troiano from the National Cancer Institute will take place on Sunday, June 16th, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Details about this special event can also be found on the website.

    More information on the conference, along with links to registration and abstract submission, are available on the ICAMPAM 2013 website.