Personalization of the Workplace through a Proximity Detection System Using User’s Profiles

  • Carolina ZatoEmail author
  • Alejandro Sánchez
  • Gabriel Villarrubia
  • Javier Bajo
  • Sara Rodríguez
  • Juan F. De Paz
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 172)


This article presents a proximity detection prototype that will be included in the future in an integral system primarily oriented to facilitate the labor integration of people with disabilities. The main goal of the prototype is to detect the proximity of a person to a computer using ZigBee technology and then, to personalize its workplace according to his user’s profile. The system has been developed as an open MultiAgent System architecture using the agent’s platform PANGEA, a Platform for Automatic coNstruction of orGanizations of intElligent Agents.


proximity detection Zigbee RTLS open MAS agent platform personalization user’s profiles disabled people 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carolina Zato
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alejandro Sánchez
    • 1
  • Gabriel Villarrubia
    • 1
  • Javier Bajo
    • 1
  • Sara Rodríguez
    • 1
  • Juan F. De Paz
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento Informática y AutomáticaUniversidad de SalamancaSalamancaSpain

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