WellCo: physical health state assessment module

Context: part of the H2020 WellCo European project

Duration: January 2018 – December 2020

Contribution: main developer, working in collaboration with Prof. Katarzyna Wac

Technology: Java


The H2020 WellCo project (http://wellco-project.eu/) helps and encourages the adoption of healthier behaviour choices to maintain or improve physical, cognitive, mental, and social well-being for individuals of senior age.

The Quality of Life technologies lab (https://www.qualityoflifetechnologies.com) where I conduct my PhD research owns the physical health state assessment module in the WellCo software solution.


Contribution: main developer

  • Developed Withings wearable data collectors that authorize the user and store the data in the application’s unified data store accessible through an API.
  • Developed a feature that confronts questionnaire and wearable data about physical activity and sleep to public health guidelines.
  • Developed a feature that identifies factors likely to impact the overall risk of disease by using literature findings.
  • Released the module extensive test and documentation, processing data continuously in Madrid, Spain where the whole WellCo application is deployed.

Technology: Java

  • Environment: Eclipse.
  • Languages: Java, JSON.
  • Framework: Spring Boot.
  • Storage: MongoDB.
  • Integration: Withings.
  • Version control: Git.