Non-intrusive Empowering Solutions and Technologies for Older people to Retain Everyday life activity (NESTORE)
Partners: Politecnico di Milano, Flextronics Design SRL, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Fundacio Eurecat, Ropardo SRL, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland, University of Barcelona, Fundacio Salut i Envelliment, AGE Platform Europe AISBL, Sheffield Hallam University, La Meridiana Due Societa Cooperativa Sociale, University of Zurich, Neosperience SpA, A. Hogendoorn Management en Advies BV, Loughborough University
NESTORE main objective is to develop an innovative, multi-dimensional, cross-disciplinary and personalized coaching system that supports older people to maintain independence by encouraging them to become co-producers of their wellness. For this purpose, a virtual coach will be developed that uses different techniques, i.e. 1) natural dialogue with the user, 2) tangible interfaces for self-reflection and behaviour change, 3) social and environmental support through the social platform, 4) mixed reality serious games, and 5) apps for self-monitoring.
PhD student: I. Kniestedt, MSc (Isabelle), MSc