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Smart Objects for Speech Therapies at Home

  • Paolo Buono
  • Fabio Cassano
  • Antonio PiccinnoEmail author
  • Maria Francesca Costabile
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11749)

Abstract

The pervasiveness of Internet of Things (IoT) devices is commonly used to create domestic ambient to support people daily life. In this paper we explore how IoT devices can be used in the smart home to administer the therapy to children with speech disorders. The speech therapist manages and controls patients’ therapies by using End-User Development methods and tools.

Keywords

IoT Smart home Speech therapy End-User Development 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paolo Buono
    • 1
  • Fabio Cassano
    • 1
  • Antonio Piccinno
    • 1
    Email author
  • Maria Francesca Costabile
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Science DepartmentUniversity of Bari Aldo MoroBariItaly

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