Smart Living for Elderly: Design and Human-Computer Interaction Considerations

  • Ranjana Sharma
  • Fiona Fui-Hoon NahEmail author
  • Kavya Sharma
  • Teja Satya Sai Santosh Katta
  • Natalie Pang
  • Alvin Yong
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9755)


To address aging challenges, we examine the concept of smart living and its applications for the elderly. Smart living refers to improving quality of life by transforming environments to become more intelligent and adaptable to users. In this paper, we discuss how smart living applications can help to address the needs of the elderly, as well as the design and human-computer interaction considerations for such applications.


Smart living Elderly Design Human-computer interaction 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ranjana Sharma
    • 1
  • Fiona Fui-Hoon Nah
    • 1
    Email author
  • Kavya Sharma
    • 1
  • Teja Satya Sai Santosh Katta
    • 1
  • Natalie Pang
    • 2
  • Alvin Yong
    • 3
  1. 1.Missouri University of Science and TechnologyRollaUSA
  2. 2.Nanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeSingapore
  3. 3.essentiallyMERIDIAN and ScentalWorldSingaporeSingapore

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