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An Argumentation-Based Perspective Over the Social IoT

Marco Lippi, Marco Mamei, Stefano Mariani, Franco Zambonelli
2018 IEEE Internet of Things Journal  
In this context, we illustrate how argumentation naturally enables such a form of conversational coordination through practical examples and a case study scenario.  ...  In this paper, we build upon the recently introduced vision of Speaking Objects -"things" interacting through argumentation -to show how different forms of human dialogue naturally fit cooperation and  ...  Also, ontology alignment [39] is an issue which demands for effective and efficient solutions such as the one based on similarity-based clustering proposed in [40] , [41] : there, the problem of heterogeneous  ... 
doi:10.1109/jiot.2017.2775047 fatcat:iudtbfjutze4bcefihrf5kh3pi

Design as Intercultural Dialogue: Coupling Human-Centered Design with Requirement Engineering Methods [chapter]

Chiara Leonardi, Luca Sabatucci, Angelo Susi, Massimo Zancanaro
2011 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
services to support professionals in nursing homes.  ...  as an intercultural dialogue between disciplines.  ...  Our case study investigated the design of smart environment in nursing homes at support to the medical and assistance staff as part of a larger research project focused on intelligent environments.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-23765-2_34 fatcat:w5birda4xfeqzl6qvn62tz5kli

From niche level innovations to age-friendly homes and neighbourhoods: a multi-level analysis of challenges, barriers and solutions

M.E. Arentshorst, A. Peine
2018 Technology Analysis & Strategic Management  
Notes on contributors Marlous Arentshorst is a postdoctoral researcher at the department of Innovations Sciences at Utrecht University.  ...  They analysed how a region develops a guiding vision based on general objectives set at both national and EU-level.  ...  Multi-stakeholder dialogue meetings have shown to be successful tools in the identification and formulation of shared visions and solutions.  ... 
doi:10.1080/09537325.2018.1459540 fatcat:blgvavi2qjavfe4uqocimlpi2i

Intelligent User Interfaces - A Tutorial [article]

Daniel Sonntag
2017 arXiv   pre-print
IUIs aim to incorporate intelligent automated capabilities in human computer interaction, where the net impact is a human-computer interaction that improves performance or usability in critical ways.  ...  Ideally, a spoken dialogue system that uses the Web as its knowledge base would be able to answer a broad range of questions.  ...  What is the proposed solution? This is also called the hypothesis or idea. There should also be an argument about why the solution solves the problem better than previous solutions.  ... 
arXiv:1702.05250v1 fatcat:envpfxzhzzfbxcjokc4yfe54ha

Lessons in Building a Better Community, One Voice at a Time

Erica Wood
2013 The Foundation Review  
This is because the argument for smart growth has frequently rested on the idea that individual rights are subordinate to the common good and sprawl is not necessarily viewed as a bad thing -it is a form  ...  These choices required understanding, dialogue, and ownership based on accurate information, education, and engagement.  ... 
doi:10.4087/foundationreview-d-12-00008.1 fatcat:hcjlcarafzdjxec6fj2bavk4wy

Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments: A State of the Art [chapter]

Juan Carlos Augusto, Hideyuki Nakashima, Hamid Aghajan
2010 Handbook of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments  
out real-time, collaborative distance learning experience; 4) a software infrastructure based on multi-agent architecture called Smart Platform, which integrates, coordinates and manages all the distributed  ...  Eye-based Direct Interaction for Environmental Control in Heterogeneous Smart Environments Eye-based environmental control requires innovative solutions for supporting effective user interaction, for allowing  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-93808-0_1 fatcat:usy35x43zneo5jtj2owfycqfg4

Freedom and Privacy in Ambient Intelligence

Philip Brey
2005 Ethics and Information Technology  
A young mother is on her way home, driving together with her 8-month old daughter who is sleeping in her child seat on the passenger side of the car.  ...  Based on this information, the refrigerator automatically composes a shopping list, retrieves quotations for the items on the list from five different supermarkets in the neighborhood through an Internet  ...  It may have a heating system that will automatically switch off when noone is at home, and switch on when someone comes at home, and choose the desired temperature for a room based on inferences about  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10676-006-0005-3 fatcat:rdd6ka4cqvh2xmr34r7vflwlyy

Creating public value through smart technologies and strategies

J. Ignacio Criado, J. Ramon Gil-Garcia
2019 International Journal of Public Sector Management  
The key argument is that smart technologies have the potential to foster co-creation of public services and the generation of public value in management processes, based on the collaborative, social and  ...  horizontal nature of these smart technologies.  ...  RTI2018-095344-A-I00).  ... 
doi:10.1108/ijpsm-07-2019-0178 fatcat:7cpkpwleobh4hgmvv5zejssc44

Pervasive computing middleware: current trends and emerging challenges

Christian Becker, Christine Julien, Philippe Lalanda, Franco Zambonelli
2019 CCF Transactions on Pervasive Computing and Interaction  
Yet, most actual implementations of pervasive computing environments rely on rather centralized architectures and on middleware solutions that integrate only the minimal set of services to enable interoperabilty  ...  Driven by the increasing diffusion of embedded sensors and actuators, and more in general by "Internet of Things" (IoT) devices, pervasive computing is becoming a reality.  ...  Architectural gaps From the architectural viewpoint, most of today's industrial, home, and smart city services rely on cloud solutions.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s42486-019-00005-2 dblp:journals/ccftpci/BeckerJLZ19 fatcat:k6oeypi43bekxia5yu74zz6gyq

"I would have to evaluate their objections": Privacy tensions between smart home device owners and incidental users

Camille Cobb, Sruti Bhagavatula, Kalil Anderson Garrett, Alison Hoffman, Varun Rao, Lujo Bauer
2021 Proceedings on Privacy Enhancing Technologies  
Participants showed interest in privacy solutions that might have a technical implementation component, but also frequently envisioned an open dialogue between incidental users and device owners to negotiate  ...  Recent research and articles in popular press have raised concerns about the privacy risks that smart home devices can create for incidental users—people who encounter smart home devices that are owned  ...  This project was supported in part by a gift from CyLab.  ... 
doi:10.2478/popets-2021-0060 fatcat:h3z57lwry5bbrovqln6sleuvni

Knowledge creation for the future of integrated health and social services: Vague visions or an expansion of activity?

Sanna Juvonen, Jaana-Maija Koivisto, Hanna Toiviainen
2022 Learning, Culture and Social Interaction  
Centralised in one place, services will support the common client, e.g., the family, and expand the division of labour based on a shared interest.  ...  They will enable smooth communication and the use of services at home. Rules are based on the principles of flexibility, accessibility, and equality among different service providers.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.lcsi.2022.100613 fatcat:futqpxrwerhczfcdc4mdpeia5e

Place-Based Dialogics: Adaptive Cultural and Interpersonal Approaches to Environmental Conservation

Stacey K. Sowards, Carlos A. Tarin, Sarah D. Upton
2017 Frontiers in Communication  
A second approach is based on critical listening and understanding through word of mouth involvement, such as community activities and improved understanding of the challenges that local people face in  ...  Using theories of dialogue and place-based studies of interpersonal communication, three key campaign strategies emerged from our research.  ...  Rather than relying on top-down approaches to conservation, place-based dialogue necessitates coordination and collaboration with communities to create adaptive solutions to the myriad complex environmental  ... 
doi:10.3389/fcomm.2017.00009 fatcat:gqfyhdgtm5bqhjlz23qiuqkb3e

Letting Artificial Intelligence in Education Out of the Box: Educational Cobots and Smart Classrooms

Michael J Timms
2016 International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education  
It also envisions smart classrooms that make use of sensors to support learning and illustrates how they might be used in new ways if AIED applications are embedded into them.  ...  ., a place where children will gather to learn) will still exist in some shape or form in 25 years and that teachers will continue to oversee and promote learning among the students.  ...  Other intermediary technologies like touch based and tactile interfaces will also play a role in allowing for interactions with cobots and smart classrooms.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s40593-016-0095-y fatcat:swg6p447qjehzcsrmu4uylbaia

In Search of ICT in Smart Cities – Policy Documents as Idea Carriers in Urban Development [chapter]

Karin Axelsson, Ulf Melin, Malin Granath
2016 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The notion of institutional carriers helped us understand that without a responsible actor focusing on ICT's role in smart cities, it is easy to forget or lose sight of technology.  ...  ICT aspects are not put forth by any policy-making actor, neither on national nor on local level.  ...  The program states the project's visions of future front edge urban development based on citizen dialogue.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-44421-5_17 fatcat:hi5sbb6duzfglaqps6bdcy4da4

Coordination of Autonomous Vehicles: Taxonomy and Survey [article]

Stefano Mariani, Giacomo Cabri, Franco Zambonelli
2020 arXiv   pre-print
During the dialogue, vehicles can change the argumentation strategy, and may evaluate assertions differently based on the dynamic contingencies arising in the meantime.  ...  Examples of these dynamic protocols include those based on argumentation [80] , where involved entities discuss and argue together to reach a common perspective on situations, goals, and solutions, and  ... 
arXiv:2001.02443v1 fatcat:cpr5qinibnbczfu5zekejpobja
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