The ICT forum is an annual event that attracts interest from both industry and academia and has a clear applications- and services-orientation, is co-organised by the Competence Network for Information Technology to Support the Integration of People with Disabilities ( and the Integriert Studieren Institute of the University of Linz, Austria.

University of Passau team has attended the Annual Conference in July 4 and 5 2017, and presented the MARIO project and the challenges of bringing robots to the improve the life conditions of patients with dementia.