Luxembourg, 16 February 2021. – Singapore launches a scholar competitors to develop a satellite-based assistant within the care of the aged, the Singapore Land Authority (SLA) and Singapore Area & Know-how (SSTL) mentioned.
The organisations are launching provide school and tertiary college students a chance to make use of the GNSS excessive precision satellite tv for pc positioning system within the creation of a wearable location monitoring resolution to help within the care of the aged, people with particular wants, and even pets, SLA and SSTL mentioned.
SLA manages the Singapore Satellite tv for pc Positioning Reference Community (SiReNT), which helps each DGNSS and RTK providers, in addition to the Submit Course of On-Demand (PP On-Demand) for millimetre accuracy post-processing service.
“Singapore is going through an more and more greying inhabitants and we wish to encourage the event of options to help caregivers in caring for the aged, in addition to folks with particular wants. This problem is meant to have interaction younger minds to beat limitations within the improvement of wearable options to unravel real-life issues to learn the group. By way of this initiative, we additionally hope to construct curiosity in using satellite tv for pc positioning reference know-how to energy real-time, excessive precision positioning functions,” mentioned SLA Performing Chief Government Simon Ong.