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A persuasive approach for indoor environment tidiness

Rawassizadeh, Reza; Khosravipour, Soheil and Tjoa, A Min (2011). A persuasive approach for indoor environment tidiness. In: Sixth International Conference on Persuasive Technology (Persuasive 2011), 2-5 Jun 2011, Columbus, OH, USA.

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Abstract

The tidiness of an environment can provide important information about individuals who are involved in the target environment, such as their behavior, health and mental condition. In this paper, we describe a vision-based approach for measuring tidiness and persuading users to be tidy. Tidiness measurement is based on analyzing changes in an image series and comparing them to an image from an ideally ordered environment. The persuasion process will be carried out by a combination of notifications and rankings. The existing personal and social communication channels of users, such as email and social networking accounts will be employed to persuade them to change their behavior and be-come more obliged to tidiness.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 The Authors
Extra Information: Conference theme: Persuasive Technology and Design: Enhancing Sustainability and Health
Keywords: persuasive technology; self-awareness; ubiquitous sensing; tidiness
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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Item ID: 36996
Depositing User: Reza Rawassizadeh
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2013 16:09
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 13:51
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/36996
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