Veralia Gabriela Sanchez

Associate Professor

School of Business
Department of Business, Marketing and Law
Campus Ringerike (A 313)


  • Program coordinator Bachelor IT and Information Systems, Campus Ringerike
  • Supervision of Bachelor and Master theses
  • Teaching Database 2 for bachelor
  • Teaching Digital Business Development for master
  • Research, member of research group  Center of Health and Technology and Eldreforsk


Research areas:

  • Pattern recognition
  • Welfare Technology
  • Computer Vision
  • Data Mining
  • Ambient Assisted Living


2015- Joint International Master in Smart Systems Integration (SSI) 

        - Heriot-Watt University, Scotland

        - Høgskolen I Buskerud og Vestfold, Norway

        - Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

2013 - B.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Nicaragua     

2011-  M.Sc. in Information System and Application, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan 

2008-  B.A in Computer Information System, Ave Maria University-Latin American Campus, Nicaragua

          Concentration in Design and Management

          Minor in Mathematics



  1. Veralia Gabriela Sánchez, Camilla Anker-Hansen, Ingrid Taylor, and Grethe Eilertsen. "Older People’s Attitudes And Perspectives Of Welfare Technology In Norway." Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare 12 (2019): 841. DOI: 10.2147/JMDH.S219458
  2. Veralia Gabriela Sánchez, Ola Marius Lysaker, and Nils-Olav Skeie. "Human behaviour modelling for welfare technology using hidden Markov models." Pattern Recognition Letters (2019). DOI:10.1016/j.patrec.2019.09.022
  3. Veralia Gabriela Sánchez. "Welfare Technology, Healthcare, and Behaviour Modelling – An Analysis".  16th International Workshop on Intelligent Environments: Supporting Healthcare and Well-being (Workshops). 2019 DOI: 10.3233/AISE190057
  4. Veralia Gabriela Sánchez, and Nils-Olav Skeie. "Decision Trees for Human Activity Recognition in Smart House Environments." Proceedings of The 59th Conference on Simulation and Modelling (SIMS 59), 26-28 September 2018, Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway. No. 153. Linköping University Electronic Press, 2018. DOI: 10.3384/ecp18153222
  5. Veralia Gabriela Sánchez, Ingrid Taylor, and Pia Cecilie Bing-Jonsson. "Ethics of smart house welfare technology for older adults: A systematic literature review." International journal of technology assessment in health care 33.6 (2017): 691-699. DOI: 10.1017/S0266462317000964
  6. Veralia Gabriela Sánchez, Carlos Pfeiffer, and Nils-Olav Skeie. "A review of smart house analysis methods for assisting older people living alone." Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks 6.3 (2017): 11. DOI: 10.3390/jsan6030011
  7. Veralia Gabriela Sánchez, and Carlos F. Pfeiffer. "Legal Aspects on Smart House Welfare Technology for Older People in Norway." Intelligent Environments (Workshops). 2016. DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-690-3-125