M. Luštrek, N. Reščič

WellCo (Horizon2020 project)

Short description, main aims and objectives of the project:

Aim of the project is to provide  a novel ICT-based platform for Well-being and health virtual coach for behavior change by means of adequate and personalized intervention techniques that drive people to successful behaviour changeactions driving to a healthier lifestyle. The platform covers the three essential conditions that control the performance of any specified volitional behaviour: capability and opportunity, through the continuous monitoring of users’ status and life plan, and motivation through an affective-aware virtual coach and multi-disciplinary professionals that stimulate and guide the user in the behaviour change process.

The Ambient Intelligence Group will lead the tasks of Nutrition monitoring, Affective computing (speech emotion analysis) and Dynamic user modelling. We will also contribute in some other tehnical tasks.