System design and integration

Stephan Kiefer, in addition to coordinating the iManageCancer project, also leads the work package on system design and integration. Also known as Work Package 3, this is responsible for designing the architecture of the whole health service platform and determines how each component works together.

iManageCancer, or ‘Empowering patients and strengthening self-management in cancer diseases’, will team serious games up with the latest in self-management technology to empower people living with cancer

Now the project has been running for a year, he explains what this Work Package is hoping to achieve and why, what has been done so far and how this relates to the rest of the project.

He also looks at which other partners he works with on this, plus the challenges they’ve encountered.