PEGASO Fit for Future

Giuseppe Andreoni, Renata Guarneri

Abstract

Challenging teen-agers in their own fields and areas of interest, PEGASO – Fit 4 Future - aims at promoting a sustainable behavior change towards healthy lifestyles, with a holistic and multidisciplinary approach. PEGASO is based on a mobile, social and networked gaming platform, considered as a powerful tool to actively engage the younger population in activities that will stimulate healthier choices in their daily lives to counterfeit sedentariness, overweight up to obesity. To support this action, in the platform, represented by the smartphone, three main functionalities are implemented: an individual & environmental monitoring through wearable devices, a feedback system for providing a feedback in terms of “health status” changes, the Social connectivity and engagement to support motivation.

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Guarneri R. and Andreoni G. (2014). PEGASO Fit for Future . In European Project Space on Computational Intelligence, Knowledge Discovery and Systems Engineering for Health and Sports - EPS Rome, ISBN 978-989-758-154-0, pages 77-96. DOI: 10.5220/0006156800770096


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@conference{eps rome14,
author={Renata Guarneri and Giuseppe Andreoni},
title={PEGASO Fit for Future},
booktitle={European Project Space on Computational Intelligence, Knowledge Discovery and Systems Engineering for Health and Sports - EPS Rome,},
year={2014},
pages={77-96},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0006156800770096},
isbn={978-989-758-154-0},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - European Project Space on Computational Intelligence, Knowledge Discovery and Systems Engineering for Health and Sports - EPS Rome,
TI - PEGASO Fit for Future
SN - 978-989-758-154-0
AU - Guarneri R.
AU - Andreoni G.
PY - 2014
SP - 77
EP - 96
DO - 10.5220/0006156800770096