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GiraffPlus is funded by the European Community's Framework Programme Seven (FP7) under contract #288173. FP7 - ICT - Challenge 5: ICT for Health, Ageing Well, Inclusion and Governance. Duration: 01.01.2012 to 31.12.2014

2014-03-10 GiraffPlus Article in Spanish Science Blog

A report about the GiraffPlus system and the users´experience in Spain has been published in a Spanish blog. The blog - "Ciencícola", presents the latest project- and scientific news. For this article, Ana Isabel Pérez from SAS and Javier González from UMA were interviewed and talked about the project focusing on the fact that the users evaluation will drive the design and the development of the system. Javier explained some important aspects about the technical features of the system and Ana talked about the methods of evaluation and the users perception of the useworthiness of the system.

Read the Spanish article:
http://www.ciencicola.com/2014/03/una-jirafa-robotica-convive-con-los-mayores-y-los-comunica-con-sus… 




Picture from the Ciencicola article.