Affective factors of robot acceptance in people aged over 60

Research objectives

The project aims to assess which affective reactions people aged 60+ have towards robots in care and service situations. The assessed emotions can be taken into account in the further development of robots for the older adults.

Project Team

Esther Ruf, Stephanie Lehmann, Sabina Misoch (IAF-FHS)



Fachhochschule Bern (BFH); Fachhochschule Nordwestscheiz (FHNW); La Scuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera Italiana (SUPSI); Universität Genf; Universität Bern; Universität Zürich