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  • Cuadro de mando integral aplicado a la gestión pública en municipios 

    Leyton, Carolina; Gil Martín, Joan Carles (UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION, CHILE, 2017)
    Article
    Open Access
    Transparenting, improving and strengthening city management demands of updated tools to aid key aspects of decision making process in a city’s administration. This study presents a Balanced Scorecard (BSC) for Chilean ...
  • Directing attention through gaze hints Improves task solving in human-humanoid interaction 

    Mwangi, Eunice; Barakova, Emilia; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rauterberg, Mattias (2018-04-02)
    Article
    Open Access
    In this paper, we report an experimental study designed to examine how participants interpret and perceive social hints from gaze exhibited by either a robot or a human tutor when carrying out a matching task. The underlying ...
  • El proyecto EDINSOST: inclusión de los ODS en la educación superior 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Segalàs Coral, Jorge; Cabré Garcia, José M.; Climent Vilaró, Joan; López Álvarez, David; Martín Escofet, Carme; Vidal López, Eva María (2017-11)
    Article
    Open Access
    En este artículo se presenta el primer resultado del proyecto EDINSOST: un mapa de la competencia Sostenibilidad para el Grado de Ingeniería Informática, fácilmente adaptable a cualquier titulación de Grado en Ingeniería ...
  • Sustainable product innovation without scale and experience, but only for KIBS! 

    Vaillant, Yancy; Lafuente González, Esteban Miguel; Leiva Bonilla, Carlos (Omnia Publisher SL, 2018)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Sustainability has become the main driver of business innovation in the current period of economic recuperation that follows close to a decade of slowdown. Defined as the creation of new market space, products and ...
  • Social HRI for people with dementia : one size fits all? 

    Perugia, Giulia; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Barakova, Emilia; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rauterberg, Mattias (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Motivational and emotional disorders (i.e. apathy and depression) are very frequent in dementia and might greatly affect the positive psychological state experienced during social HRI. We conducted a six-weeks study in two ...
  • Can children take advantage of Nao gaze-based hints during gameplay? 

    Mwangi, Eunice; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Barakova, Emilia; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rauterberg, Mattias (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    This paper presents a study that analyzes the effects of robots’ gaze hints on children's performance in a card-matching game. We conducted a within-subjects study, in which children played a card game “Memory” in the ...
  • Electrodermal Activity: Explorations in the Psychophysiology of Engagement with Social Robots in Dementia 

    Perugia, Giulia; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Barakova, Emilia; Rauterberg, Mattias (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    The study of engagement is central to improve the quality of care and provide people with dementia with meaningful activities. Current assessment techniques of engagement for people with dementia rely exclusively on behavior ...
  • Quantity of Movement as a Measure of Engagement for Dementia: The Influence of Motivational Disorders 

    Perugia, Giulia; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Barakova, Emilia; Rauterberg, Mattias (Sage, 2018-01-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Engagement in activities is crucial to improve quality of life in dementia. Yet, its measurement relies exclusively on behavior observation and the influence that behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) ...
  • Embodying decisions on work shifts into strategic manufacturing capacity planning 

    Benedito Benet, Ernest; Corominas Subias, Albert (Taylor & Francis, 2018-01-03)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    © 2018 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group In spite of the obvious impact that decisions on workforce planning have on the capacity of a production system, they are rarely mentioned in strategic capacity ...
  • Modelling engagement in dementia through behaviour. Contribution for socially interactive robotics 

    Díaz Boladeras, Marta (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
    Conference lecture
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    In this paper, we present a novel tool to measure engagement in people with dementia playing board games and interacting with a social robot, Pleo. We carried out two studies to reach a comprehensive inventory of behaviours ...
  • Research into the area of supply chain 

    Corominas Subias, Albert (OmniaScience, 2017-12)
    Book
    Open Access
    Prospective doctoral students or anybody who wishes to undertake research activities find often difficult to know what research is about, how the settings are where research takes place, and how results are presented and ...
  • Methodological approaches to supply chain design 

    Calleja Sanz, Gema; Corominas Subias, Albert; Martínez Costa, Carme; Torre Martínez, María del Rocío de la (Taylor & Francis, 2017-12-18)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    This paper reviews methodological approaches to the design (or redesign) of the supply chain (SC), including comprehensive approaches (proposals concerning the entire process of designing the SC) and those that deal with ...

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