ReminiscensS"mula"ng	  memory	  and	  face-­‐to-­‐face	  social	  interac"on	  
“a	  selec(ve	  process	  in	  which	  memories	  are	  evoked	  and	  reconstructed”	  “personal	  memories	  of	  a	  di...
Why is it good to reminisce?+	  life	  sa(sfac(on	  -­‐	  depression	  	  cogni(ve	  orienta(on	  	  (Haight	  2007)	  	  ...
That’s not for me. I am young!…not	  so	  fast	  How	  much	  and	  why	  we	  reminisce	  it	  is	  not	  really	  differe...
Reminiscence as BridgeFor	  intergenera(onal	  face-­‐to-­‐face	  social	  interac(on	  
Research QuestionsHow	  can	  we	  s(mulate	  reminiscence	  with	  IT?	  Can	  IT	  for	  reminiscence	  also	  foster	  ...
Laboratory. PD Workshops.
Reminiscens
S"mula"on	  with	  contextual	  mul"media	  
S"mula"on	  with	  contextual	  ques"ons	  
S"mula"on	  with	  contextual	  ques"ons	  
Contextual	  Mul"media	  Collabora"on,	  voice	  recording	  and	  direct	  manipula"on	  
Does	  web-­‐collected	  contextual	  content	  s(mulates	  reminiscence?	  	  Does	  promp"ng	  contextual	  ques"ons	  f...
Longitudinal Study8	  weekly	  sessions	  of	  simple	  reminiscence	  with	  diff.	  tool	  versions	  Par"cipants:	  inte...
Web	  version	  home	  usage	  during	  weeks	  and	  2	  months	  aZer	  study	  User	  Diaries	  (mood,	  collabora(on	 ...
At	  the	  end,	  each	  elder	  will	  receive	  a	  physical	  booklet	  of	  his/her	  stories	  Interviews	  +	  Post	...
VariablesS"mula"on	   Social	  Interac"on	  (session)	  #	  sa(sfac(on	  	  #	  personal	  memories	  #	  nonpersonal	  me...
Stimulation Conditionsmul(ple	  variables	  +	  mul(ple	  condi(ons	  +	  small	  sample	  	  within	  group	  design	  Co...
Social ConditionsCollabora"on	  ON/OFF	  mul(ple	  variables	  +	  one	  condi(on	  +	  *small	  sample	  	  between	  gro...
Cofounding BiasaZer	  a	  couple	  weeks	  reminiscing,	  maybe	  people	  is	  already	  in	  reminiscing	  mood	  and	  ...
Additional StudiesPublic	  reminiscing	  display	  Locate	  a	  photo-­‐frame	  in	  a	  community	  center,	  and	  ask	 ...
Current StatusDemo	  Site	  hEp://www.reminiscens.me	  	  Knowledge	  Base	  RESTful	  API	  hEp://docs.lifecontext.apiary...
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Reminiscens: stimulating memory and face-to-face social interactions

  1. 1. ReminiscensS"mula"ng  memory  and  face-­‐to-­‐face  social  interac"on  
  2. 2. “a  selec(ve  process  in  which  memories  are  evoked  and  reconstructed”  “personal  memories  of  a  distant  past:  long  term  memories  of  events  in  which  the  reminiscer  is  either  a  par6cipant  or  a  observer”  Process  Content  What is Reminiscence?
  3. 3. Why is it good to reminisce?+  life  sa(sfac(on  -­‐  depression    cogni(ve  orienta(on    (Haight  2007)    Reminiscence    Therapy  (WaE  2000)  To  a  lesser  extent,  it  has  also  been  seen  to  improve  social  interac"ons    
  4. 4. That’s not for me. I am young!…not  so  fast  How  much  and  why  we  reminisce  it  is  not  really  different  according  to  age…  except  for  life  review  (Cohen  1998)  New  func(on  for  social  media:  cura(ng  our  historical  self-­‐image  and  reminiscence  (Zao  2013,  Best  of  CHI)  
  5. 5. Reminiscence as BridgeFor  intergenera(onal  face-­‐to-­‐face  social  interac(on  
  6. 6. Research QuestionsHow  can  we  s(mulate  reminiscence  with  IT?  Can  IT  for  reminiscence  also  foster  social  interac(on?  
  7. 7. Laboratory. PD Workshops.
  8. 8. Reminiscens
  9. 9. S"mula"on  with  contextual  mul"media  
  10. 10. S"mula"on  with  contextual  ques"ons  
  11. 11. S"mula"on  with  contextual  ques"ons  
  12. 12. Contextual  Mul"media  Collabora"on,  voice  recording  and  direct  manipula"on  
  13. 13. Does  web-­‐collected  contextual  content  s(mulates  reminiscence?    Does  promp"ng  contextual  ques"ons  facilitates  storytelling?    Does  collabora"on  in  entering  stories  increases  social  interac(on?  Bonus  Track:  is  there  an  increase  of  subjec"ve  wellbeing?  ExperimentalDesign
  14. 14. Longitudinal Study8  weekly  sessions  of  simple  reminiscence  with  diff.  tool  versions  Par"cipants:  intergenera(onal  couples  of  senior  adult  and  youngster  Each  session,  a  theme  (e.g.  childhood)  and  at  least  one  story    Par"cipant  Observa"ons  +  Ques"onnaires  face-­‐to-­‐face  interac(on  
  15. 15. Web  version  home  usage  during  weeks  and  2  months  aZer  study  User  Diaries  (mood,  collabora(on  and  interac(on)  +  Applica"on  Logs  Longitudinal Studyhome  usage  
  16. 16. At  the  end,  each  elder  will  receive  a  physical  booklet  of  his/her  stories  Interviews  +  Post  Study  Ques"onnaires  Longitudinal Studyfinal  giZ  
  17. 17. VariablesS"mula"on   Social  Interac"on  (session)  #  sa(sfac(on    #  personal  memories  #  nonpersonal  memories    (weeks)  #  new  stories  #  usage  sessions  #  usage  (me  #  most  viewed  screen  (sessions)  types  of  interac(ons  #    (weeks)  collabora(on  stories  #  used  alone  or  company?    (before/aZer)  social  engagement  Subjec"ve  Wellbeing  life  sa(sfac(on  (before/aZer)  mood  tracking  (weeks)  
  18. 18. Stimulation Conditionsmul(ple  variables  +  mul(ple  condi(ons  +  small  sample    within  group  design  Couples  1,  2  Couples  3,  4  Couples  5,  6  Couples  7,  8  
  19. 19. Social ConditionsCollabora"on  ON/OFF  mul(ple  variables  +  one  condi(on  +  *small  sample    between  group  design  small  effect  
  20. 20. Cofounding BiasaZer  a  couple  weeks  reminiscing,  maybe  people  is  already  in  reminiscing  mood  and  s(mula(on  is  no  longer  needed        first  session  track  every  week,  one  couple  does  only  the  first  session  and  then  they  just  used  the  app  from  home  for  the  next  two  months  
  21. 21. Additional StudiesPublic  reminiscing  display  Locate  a  photo-­‐frame  in  a  community  center,  and  ask  seniors  of  the  community  to  send  pictures  of  old  (mes  plus  a  cap(on.  What  content  do  they  value  to  reminisce?  What  interac(ons  are  triggered  around  the  display?.  Interview  par(cipant  aZerwards  about  the  experience.          Online  reminiscing  community  How  s(mula(ng  would  it  be  to  par(cipa(ng  in  a  community  themed  around  historical  mul(media?  What  type  of  comments  and  interac(ons  will  occur?  
  22. 22. Current StatusDemo  Site  hEp://www.reminiscens.me    Knowledge  Base  RESTful  API  hEp://docs.lifecontext.apiary.io    hEp://test.reminiscens.me/lifecontext/booklet/ui/    (for  tes(ng  purposes)    Ongoing  implementa"on  prototype  hEp://test.reminiscens.me/web/prototype/      SoVware  Engineering  Alterna"ve  prototype  hEp://nicofromspace.github.io/Reminiscence/  
  23. 23. Thanks for listening!Questions? Comments? Biases?

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