Using persuasive technology to encourage sustainable behavior

C.J.H. Midden, L.T. McCalley, J.R.C. Ham, R. Zaalberg

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In this paper sustainable consumption is conceptualized as the result of various types of interactions between users and systems. We review attempts to promote sustainable behavior and discuss contributions by using persuasive technology. In particular, we focus on the appraisal of climate risks and interactive approaches to influence energy consumption in households
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication6th International Conference on Pervasive Computing, workshop on Pervasive Persuasive Technology and Environmental Sustainability, May 19, 2008
Place of PublicationSydney
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Eventconference; Pervasive 2008; 2008-05-19; 2008-05-22 -
Duration: 19 May 200822 May 2008


Conferenceconference; Pervasive 2008; 2008-05-19; 2008-05-22
OtherPervasive 2008


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