- about us
IBIP Lab is a Living-Lab (LL) dedicated to high quality research and innovation committed with the concept of Open Innovation and specialized in the co-design, co-development, assessment & validation of technological products and services for users, mainly people suffering from mental health disorders, elderly people and people with disabilities, in order to address their existing and emerging social and health care needs.
IBIP Lab predominantly focuses its multiple activities in the Castilla y León Region (north-west of Spain) in order to encourage the regional development, looking for greater sustainability and cost effective models in the social-health care sector, and favouring the community with the co-design and adaptation of technological solutions to improve health and social conditions and facilitate independent living. Nevertheless, its action is not restricted to this local territory since international cooperation activities are also fostered at this Living Lab.
The IBIP Lab major research and innovation lines are oriented to the following fields:
The Living Lab is mainly composed of the following facilities:
IBIP Lab also has the support of INTRAS Foundation (IBIP LaB host organization) and the Mental Health Network of the region of Zamora that offer their infrastructures and services to deploy the activity of the Living Lab.
The Living Lab seeks a strong user & stakeholder-driven approach and commitment to iterative design, test and validation of solutions.
References and Track Record
IBIP LaB was formally opened in 2012 and during this first stage several innovative ICT based products and services aimed at delivering advanced social-health care and other services boosting e-inclusiveness and e-accessibility have being developed and tested.
Some of our current and last projects related to our living lab activities are the following:
Also, several several technology solutions in the field of mental health and ageing have been tested: