Intelligible Data Metrics for Ambient Sensorization and Gamification

  • Artur QuintasEmail author
  • Jorge Martins
  • Marcos Magalhães
  • Fábio Silva
  • Cesar Analide
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 616)


The interaction between and people is being defined by technology. New concepts appearing in our society such as Internet of Things allow common devices to be connected to the internet and sharing data with other devices in the environment. The flow of data and information available today can be so overwhelming that it can lose significance by their complexity if not handled properly. This proposal details the use of environmental and behavioural information to produce intelligible data metrics on driving events that can be aggregated and understandable in meaningful manners. Furthermore, their application for the promotion of better behaviours is exemplified with techniques extracted from gamification.


Sensor Network Road Network Thermal Comfort Data Fusion Physiological Equivalent Temperature 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Artur Quintas
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jorge Martins
    • 1
  • Marcos Magalhães
    • 1
  • Fábio Silva
    • 1
  • Cesar Analide
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsUniversity of MinhoGuimaraesPortugal

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