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  Mobility - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mobility is the ability and willingness to move or change; this can depend on motor skills; mobility aids may be needed such as a walking stick, walker, mobile standing frame, power operated vehicle/scooter, wheelchair or white cane for visual impairment.
Mobility with regard to one's home depends on availability of houses and being bound to an area because of a job or school, etc. Mobility with regard to one's job depends on availability of jobs (depending on the general job market and on one's versatility, quality, etc.), mobility with regard to one's home, etc.
In demography the mobility of a population measures migration within a population.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mobility   (374 words)

  
 Leonardo da Vinci: Mobility
Mobility projects are designed to foster skills development and exchange of expertise by enabling specific target groups to spend periods of time in another European country.
Mobility projects, from preparation to reporting, may last up to 24 months, depending on when the application is submitted.
Mobility projects fall under 'Procedure A', for which there is a specific, one-stage application process.
www.leonardo.org.uk /mobility/index.htm   (484 words)

  
 3rd IEE Mobility Conference 2006 • 25 - 27 October 2006 • Bangkok, Thailand
Mobility Conference 2006 is a continuous effort to actively promote mobile technology, applications and systems.
The conference is seen as an ideal vehicle for bringing together researchers, scientists, engineers, academicians and students all around the world to share the latest updates on new mobile technologies that would shape the next generation of mobile systems and technology platforms.
While mobility technologies and application are clearly becoming an essential integration into part and parcel of our daily life and business strategy, it is utmost important for professionals to stay relevant and equipped with up-to-date technical competencies, in order to meet the competitiveness of the global economy successfully.
www.mobilityconference.org   (374 words)

  
 Attaining and Retaining Mobility, DBDCDDH -Division of Birth Defects, Child Development, and Disability and Health, CDC
However, as more people with lifelong mobility impairments live to and through their adults years, it is apparent that mobility and musculoskeletal changes commonly continue into adulthood.
Significant change in mobility or falls should not automatically be accepted as a part of cerebral palsy and spina bifida in the adult years.
Osteoporosis is a secondary condition associated with mobility impairments and in the literature is referred to as Type III or secondary osteoporosis.
www.cdc.gov /ncbddd/dh/Publications/Conferences/1994aSB_CP/1994eMobility.htm   (4372 words)

  
 MI : Mobility Background
Mobility is a birthright but the majority of persons with disabilities lead an isolated life due to lack of rehabilitation services, society’s attitudes and environmental barriers.
Mobility India training is designed following the WHO, guidelines for training personnel in developing countries for prosthetic and orthotic services and the ISPO Category III Prosthetic/Orthotic Technician Information Package (2000) and Rehabilitation Therapy Assistants.
Mobility India has redesigned its training programmes in a modular format based on the ISPO Category III Prosthetic/Orthotic Technician or RCI recognised training programme.
www.mobility-india.org /Training_Background.htm   (427 words)

  
 Mobility Masters Accessible Vehicles & Mobility Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Mobility Masters Inc. is dedicated to satisfying the needs of mobility restricted individuals and those who's business is assisting persons with specialized vehicle needs.
Since 1986 Mobility Masters Have been supplying the needs of individuals with disabilities, making their ability to be more independent.
Mobility Masters is known for sales and service on lowered floor minivans in the Midwest Region.
www.mobilitymasters.us   (271 words)

  
 Home - The Mobility Cup 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Mobility Cup 2006 was hosted by the Disabled Sailing Association of B.C. and the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club.
The Mobility Cup was founded as Canada’s “regatta of possibility” in 1991, and given to the country under a deed of gift in 2001.
The Mobility Cup 2006 regatta followed the Able Sail Symposium, which was open to all sailors and adaptive sailing club organizers.
www.mobilitycup.org   (420 words)

  
 Mobility Scooters and electric wheel chairs from A1 Mobility
Our web site is designed to introduce you to the extensive range of mobility scooters and powerchairs on offer, and to help you make an informed decision about our huge range of mobility scooters and powerchairs.
Some mobility scooters appear to be traditional four wheeled scooters, but their front wheels are set together closer than a true four wheeled scooter.
If this is not a consideration then the medium mobility scooters and even the small mobility scooters may be a better option.
www.a1mobility.co.uk   (551 words)

  
 Arcelor > Arcelor's People > Career development > Mobility
Mobility is a state of mind that develops through practice...
In this spirit, we must regard career mobility within the group as an important tool in developing our managerial resources, helping managers to make their own journey through the group and not imposing a set route.
Clearly, we regard mobility as a powerful force for career development and motivation, and we encourage it at all levels of the Arcelor group.
www.arcelor.com /index.php?lang=en&page=69   (333 words)

  
 A Simple Taxonomy of Mobility
The limitations to mobility in such systems are often due to the technology not being scalable to the magnitude required for ubiquitous mobile operations.
In any case, the mobility is limited to the subnet or immediate (LAN) medium containing the host.
In this system, the efficiency of mobility management (and radio resource management) is optimized to support active moving hosts which are capable of automobile speeds.
www.leapforum.org /published/internetworkMobility/split/node25.html   (740 words)

  
 MI : Mobility India
Mobility India constantly improves the lives of people with disability.
POLIO is one of the most common causes of disability in Ethiopia like many developing and low income countries In Ethiopia the number of persons with disabilities is about 7 million.
Lack of access to toilet for children especially the girls and children with physical disabilities was a delicate issue and none were willing to discuss this issue…….
www.mobility-india.org   (243 words)

  
 CopeWright Mobility   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
If you can't find the mobility product you need then call us or visit us at our mobility shop leicestershire and we can help you source your stair lift, we specialise in brooks stair lifts.
Mobility batteries we have been supply for many years.
Don't forget Copewright Mobility is here to help with all your mobility needs from powerful electric scooters to stair lifts, folding wheelchairs and mobility spares.
www.copewrightmobility.co.uk   (333 words)

  
 Social mobility - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Social mobility or intergenerational mobility is the degree to which, in a given society, an individual's social status can change throughout the course of his or her life, or the degree to which that individual's offspring and subsequent generations move up and down the class system.
Societies which use slavery are an example of low social mobility because, for the enslaved individuals, mobility is practically nonexistent.
A (theoretical) society with perfect social mobility and ample opportunity is called a meritocracy, because, in such a society, individuals' responsibilities and compensation would be matched to their capabilities.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Social_mobility   (648 words)

  
 Mobility Centres —facilitating employee mobility
The object of this web site is to introduce the concept of mobility centres and to present a guide to the establishment of an in-company mobility centre.
An in-company mobility centre is a unit which seeks to enhance the employability, adaptability and mobility of employees.
Along with Ireland, the Mobility Centres project involves partners in three other European countries, Greece, The Netherlands and the Czech Republic, under the leadership of ITS, a research institute attached to the Catholic University of Nijmegen in The Netherlands.
www.mobilitycentres.net   (278 words)

  
 Mobility Cars, Vans, SUVs & Mobility Articles - Features - Motor Trend
As the nation's leading advocacy group for Americans age 50 and over, AARP is dedicated to helping its members remain active so that they can contribute to and participate in their communities.
The principle is simple: Mobility products help those with disabilities enter, exit, and, when possible, drive their vehicles.
Roosevelt particularly treasured automotive independence; his car offered him escape from the important duties of the presidency and mobility was a serious issue: He'd been paralyzed by polio a decade before his election.
www.motortrend.com /features/mobility   (475 words)

  
 Mobility   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Coordination mechanisms must be developed to bridge effectively a clean abstract model of mobility and the technical opportunities and complexities of wireless technology, device miniaturization, and code mobility.
Logical mobility opens up a broad range of new design opportunities, physical mobility forces consideration of an entirely new set of technical constraints, and the integration of the two is an important juncture in the evolution of software engineering as a field.
Key concepts shaping software engineering research on mobility are the choice of unit of mobility, the definition of space and location, and the notion of context management.
www.softwaresystems.org /mobility.html   (472 words)

  
 Mobility® CarSharing - How does it work? [MOBIPUBLIC01]
Mobility vehicles can be booked round-the-clock right up to when you need them.
At stations that are not freely accessible, use the Mobility key to open the key box.
The clear and detailed Mobility invoice is sent to you at regular intervals.
www.mobility.ch /pages/index.cfm?srv=cms&pg=&dom=6&rub=734&id=1931   (583 words)

  
 MOBILITY
MOBILITY is a traffic-simulation game which requires you to construct a city in a virtual world, bring it to life and control the associated traffic volume.
Both your own mobility and that of your city's inhabitants are the central issues you will need to address.
This game offers somewhat more than other simulations: The measures that can be taken to influence traffic; the options for spatial planning and the environmental impact of decisions taken are all based on professional models created by transport and urban planners.
www.mobility-online.de /en   (202 words)

  
 Mobility Ramps
Mobility Ramps can make transporting your mobility scooter, powerchair or wheelchair even easier.
Contact Mobility Ramps now for the best price on 01253 349 427 or email us at sales@mobility-ramps.co.uk.
Mobility Ramps to help you get your mobility scooter, powerchair or wheelchair into a vehicle, or get up and down steps.
www.mobility-ramps.co.uk   (115 words)

  
 Sector Projects - Mobility (WBCSD)
Mobility is an essential part of society but transport needs to become more efficient, more equitable and less disruptive — both socially and environmentally.
Current mobility trends are unsustainable, which means that the growing worldwide demand for transportation cannot be met simply by expanding today’s means of transportation.
Mobility 2001 - World mobility at the end of the twentieth century and its sustainability
www.wbcsd.ch /templates/TemplateWBCSD5/layout.asp?type=p&MenuId=ODE&doOpen=1&ClickMenu=LeftMenu   (366 words)

  
 CORDIS: European Research Area: The activities: Mobility
"More use should be made in future, at national and European level, of the possibility of using mobility as an instrument of information and technology transfer.
The mobility of researchers between the academic world and the business world, in the different forms that it might take, should also be readily encouraged and developed.
Full text of the "Greater mobility of researchers in Europe" chapter of the Commission's communication
cordis.europa.eu /era/mobility.htm   (207 words)

  
 Southern Mobility Centres for Mobility/Moving and Handling Info and Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Southern Mobility are the leading mobility company in the South East.
At Southern Mobility we stock a complete range of mobility equipment to help get people up and about and meet the health and safety needs of carers.
We will happily demonstrate all types of equipment from bath lifts and hoists to electric scooters and wheelchairs, or measure up and give a detailed, fully inclusive quote for equipment that needs to be fitted.
www.southernmobility.com   (666 words)

  
 9. Jade & Mobility
Agent mobility is the ability for an agent program to migrate or to make a copy (clone) itself across one or multiple network hosts.
However, the current version of JADE supports only intra-platform mobility, that is, an agent can move only within the same platform from container to container.
The support for mobility in JADE consists of a set of API classes and methods that allow an agent to perform the required actions by itself or via the AMS, and a mobility specific ontology, MobilityOntology, contained in the package jade.domain.mobility.
www.iro.umontreal.ca /~vaucher/Agents/Jade/Mobility.html   (846 words)

  
 Mobility Options - Why Mobility Options?
It's the only company in the area offering a full line of mobility products—sales and service of wheelchairs, scooters, lift chairs, lifts, and vans.
Mobility Options has the latest technology and customization from the top names on the market.
And Mobility Options gives back—it's called, the RPM program (Returning Proceeds to the Market), and it makes your purchase an investment in helping others experience independence.
www.mobility-options.com /why.htm   (111 words)

  
 2005 Urban Mobility Study   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Through such enhancements, the Urban Mobility Report authors expect to produce what they say will be an even more extensive and meaningful picture of the nation's growing traffic problems.
The mobility provided by the nation's transportation system is the subject of discussion everyday.
The 2005 Urban Mobility Report, released in May 2005, provides data on the performance of some elements of the transportation system in 85 urban areas.
mobility.tamu.edu /ums   (303 words)

  
 Cool Hunting: Mobility
The spanish company Fon, billing itself as the largest WiFi community in the world, is poised to make a dramatic entrance to New York City this month.
The 3G Stepper is a cross between a bicycle and a StairMaster; it rides like a bicycle but is propelled by a vertical motion with your feet on two decks on either side of the frame.
From tricked-out messengers to a rebirth of the proper satchel, men's bags are experiencing a design evolution and losing their stigma as sitcom fodder.
www.coolhunting.com /archives/mobility   (1487 words)

  
 Mobility Electronics ...improving your mobile experience
Mobility’s iGo-branded power product line consists of universal adapters for high-power (e.g., portable computers) and low-power (e.g., mobile phones, PDAs, digital cameras, etc.) mobile electronic devices.
Mobility’s patented intelligent tip technology enables a single iGo adapter to rapidly charge all your gadgets using interchangeable tips.
Mobility’s connectivity product line is comprised of notebook docking and PCI expansion solutions for servers, desktop and portable computers under the Magma brand, and intelligent cradles and mobile presentation solutions under the Invision and iGo brands.
www.mobilityelectronics.com   (270 words)

  
 Bell Mobility Web Messaging
Either your browser is too old and does not support CSS (Cascading Style Sheet) or it is disabled.
You can send a free text message directly to any Bell Mobility text message enabled phone from this web site.
Bell Mobility is a trademark of Bell Canada.
www.txt.bellmobility.ca   (126 words)

  
 Mobility - Flexibility   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Flexibility, mobility and suppleness all mean the range of limb movement around joints.
Flexibility is the ability to perform a joint action through a range of movement.
In addition, athletes will need to develop specific flexibility for those joint actions involved in the techniques of their events or sports.
www.brianmac.demon.co.uk /mobility.htm   (1027 words)

  
 Mobility Conference 2005 | Majestic Hotel, Guangzhou, China, November 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Mobility Conference 2005 Proceedings is officially recognised by the Engineering Index (EI).
The Mobility Conference 2005 Proceeding is include in IEEE Publications Program.
Mobility 2005 is the second conference to be held after the success of the first.
www.mobility05.org   (381 words)

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