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Processes of Reminding and Requesting in Supporting People with Special Needs: Human Practices as Basis for Modeling a Virtual Assistant?

@inproceedings{Amrhein2016ProcessesOR,
  title={Processes of Reminding and Requesting in Supporting People with Special Needs: Human Practices as Basis for Modeling a Virtual Assistant?},
  author={Antje Amrhein and Katharina Cyra and Karola Pitsch},
  booktitle={EDIA@ECAI},
  year={2016}
}
The text reports findings of a case study based on the investigation of reminding activities and request practices in the specific context of supported living. These activities turn out to be highly adaptive processes that are embedded in complex assistive networks. The process of reminding and requesting represents a central practice deployed by the assistive institutional and social environment. It suggests to provide a consistent structure that meets individual needs in everyday life of… 

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