Welcome to Persuasive 2012: Design for Health and Safety, June 6-8, Linkoping, SWEDEN

Persuasive Technology is a stimulating interdisciplinary research field that focuses on how interactive technologies and services can be designed to influence people’s attitudes and support positive behavior change. This year’s conference will feature the latest insights into how mobile and internet-based applications such as mobile games and social networking sites can be designed to support positive behavior change in areas such as health, safety, and education. Keynote talks are given by Maurits Kaptein, B.J. Fogg, and Harri Oinas-Kukkonen. The scientific program features 26 talks and the poster session have 22 contributions. In addition to tutorials and demos there are also several interesting workshops on eHealth, industrial safety and principles for behavior change. 

Conference site: http://www.persuasive2012.org

Magnus Bang, Chair
Eva L. Ragnemalm, Poster Chair

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