Tunstall Heads up €12 million European SOPRANO Project

SOPRANO stands for Service-oriented Programmable Smart Environments for Older Europeans and is an Integrated Project in the European Commission’s 6th Framework Programme. The SOPRANO project aims to develop affordable, smart ICT-based assisted living services with interfaces which are easy to use for older people and familiar in their home environment. The project is to last over 3 years starting in early 2007 at a total cost of over € 12M from which € 7M will be funded by the European Commission.

Tunstall press release that relegates it partners to a brief mention whilst emphasising its role as the project coordinator. CORDIS project factsheet to see the 20+ other partners.