'BaSeTaLK' project

BaSeTaLK - Biography work in senior citizen facilities with tablet support to improve the quality of life and communication - was a collaborative project of the Catholic University of Applied Sciences Mainz (KH) and the Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg (OTH), funded by the BMBF. Read more


With the app programmed by BaSeTaLK, the residents of nursing homes make virtual trips to places such as the garden, the cinema or the library. There, they are invited to exchange ideas with each other and to ask questions about their life stories. The app was developed in a collaborative process with the focus groups, programmed by the technical staff and published as open source software. Read more



BaSeTaLK wins the audience award

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On 24.03.2022, the Digital Health Award 2022 was presented by Novartis. The prize is intended to honour and promote innovative ideas for health care. In this context, the BaSeTaLK research project was awarded the audience prize.Link to BaSeTaLK video from the Novartis 2022 Digital Health Award ceremony:: BaSeTaLK_DGP_2022 :: Medien :: ViMP OTH Regensburg (oth-regensburg.de)