A conversational virtual human as autonomous assistant for elderly and cognitively impaired users? Social acceptability and design considerations


In this paper we explore how a conversational virtual human could be designed to be deployed as a socially acceptable autonomous assistive system for elderly and cognitively impaired users. In particular, we focus on a system’s functionality in helping to maintain a well-structured daily life. We present initial findings from two types of studies: (1… (More)

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