A Persuasive Cognitive Assistant System

  • Angelo CostaEmail author
  • Stella Heras
  • Javier Palanca
  • Paulo Novais
  • Vicente Julián
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 476)


In this paper, we present a persuasive recommendation module to be included into the iGenda framework. iGenda is a cognitive assistant that helps care-receivers and caregivers in the management of their agendas. The proposed new module will allow the system to select and recommend to the users the action that potentially best suits to his/her interests. The multi-agent approach followed by the iGenda framework facilitates an easy integration of these new features.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Angelo Costa
    • 1
    Email author
  • Stella Heras
    • 2
  • Javier Palanca
    • 2
  • Paulo Novais
    • 1
  • Vicente Julián
    • 2
  1. 1.ALGORITMI Research CentreUniversity of MinhoBragaPortugal
  2. 2.Departamento de Sistemas Informáticos y ComputaciónUniversitat Politècnica de ValènciaValenciaSpain

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