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Complexity and dynamics of the career development in esports professionals

Meng-Lewis, Yue; Wong, Donna and Zhao, Yupei Complexity and dynamics of the career development in esports professionals. In: 27th European Association for Sport Management (EASM) conference, 2-7 Sep 2019, Seville, Spain.

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Abstract

The population of older adults is increasing across the globe; this growth is predicted to continue into the future. Most older adults prefer to live in their own home, but many live alone without immediate support. Living longer is often coupled with health and social problems and difficulty managing daily activities. Therefore, some level of care is required, but this is costly. Technological solutions may help to mitigate these problems by recognising subtle changes early and intervening before problems become unmanageable. Understanding a person’s usual behaviour when carrying out Activities of Daily Living (ADL) makes it possible to detect and respond to anomalies. However, current commercial and research monitoring systems do not offer an analysis of ADL and are unable to detect subtle changes. To address this gap, we propose the STRETCH (Socio-Technical Resilience for Enhancing Targeted Community Healthcare) sensor platform that is comprised of non-invasive sensors and machine learning techniques to recognise changes and allow early interventions. The paper discusses design principles, modalities, system architecture, and sensor network architecture.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Extra Information: Won the best conference paper award
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) > Business > Department for Strategy and Marketing
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) > Business
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Item ID: 67144
Depositing User: Yue Meng-Lewis
Date Deposited: 08 Oct 2019 14:38
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2019 14:53
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/67144
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