Stairway to Elders: Bridging Space, Time and Emotions in Their Social Environment for Wellbeing

  title={Stairway to Elders: Bridging Space, Time and Emotions in Their Social Environment for Wellbeing},
  author={Giuseppe Boccignone and Claudio de’Sperati and Marco Granato and Giuliano Grossi and Raffaella Lanzarotti and Nicoletta Noceti and Francesca Odone},
: The physical and mental health in elderly population is an emergent issue which in recent years has become an urgent socio-economic phenomenon. Computer scientists, together with physicians and caregivers have devoted a great research effort to conceive and devise assistive technologies, aiming at safeguarding elder health, while a marginal consideration has been devoted to their emotional domain. In this manuscript we outline the research plan and the objectives of a current project called… 

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