A ubiquitous supervisory system based on social context awareness

Takuo Suganuma, Kazuhiro Yamanaka, Yoshikazu Tokairin, Hideyuki Takahashi, Norio Shiratori

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    Abstract

    We propose a supervisory system that deals with actual situations and social aspects of users in ubiquitous computing environment in this paper. To realize a gentle and safe supervision, we have to consider social relationships between observers and the watched person to give adequate level of privacy to the services. We propose "uEyes", a ubiquitous supervisory system that introduces a new feature for the supervision, i.e., Social Context Awareness. By using this feature, environmental information acquired from real world and knowledge on social activities of people are integrated effectively. From experimental results using a proto-type of uEyes for supervising elderly people, we show that the social context awareness, as well as other components of the system, effectively works to support the supervision.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA
    Pages370-377
    Number of pages8
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2008
    Event22nd International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2008 - Gino-wan, Okinawa
    Duration: 2008 Mar 252008 Mar 28

    Other

    Other22nd International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2008
    CityGino-wan, Okinawa
    Period08/3/2508/3/28

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Engineering(all)

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    Suganuma, T., Yamanaka, K., Tokairin, Y., Takahashi, H., & Shiratori, N. (2008). A ubiquitous supervisory system based on social context awareness. In Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA (pp. 370-377). [4482731] https://doi.org/10.1109/AINA.2008.123