Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Conference papers

Post-test perceptions of digital tools by the elderly in an ambient environment

Abstract : This article presents the first results about the perception of 33 elderly people on interaction tools in a digital ambient environment. The evaluation of this study is based on interviews and filling a short questionnaire after a presentation of the different possible technologies and the use of a digital automated living lab by the volunteers on a life scenario. The first results show a significant interest of the elderly the voice interaction mode compared with touch screen or switches as well as a good opinion of technological tools presented in real situation that they would use in the future if their health required it.
Complete list of metadata

Cited literature [17 references]  Display  Hide  Download
Contributor : Open Archive Toulouse Archive Ouverte (oatao) <>
Submitted on : Friday, July 21, 2017 - 2:09:12 PM
Last modification on : Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 5:11:37 PM


Files produced by the author(s)


  • HAL Id : hal-01566918, version 1
  • OATAO : 16947


Elizabeth Bougeois, Jenny Duchier, Frédéric Vella, Mathilde Blanc Machado, Adrien van den Bossche, et al.. Post-test perceptions of digital tools by the elderly in an ambient environment. 15th International Conference On Smart homes and health Telematics (ICOST 2016), May 2016, Wuhan, China. pp. 356-367. ⟨hal-01566918⟩



Record views


Files downloads