Eatable: the future of smart interaction cuisine for one-person household.


  • Eleny Carolien Hillenia Meiborg Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná
  • Rosamelia Parizotto Ribeiro Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná


This paper aims to present an investigation made on dietary behaviors of one-person households, starting from the premise on how to improve the life of elderly people who eat alone. Using the MediaLab Amsterdam Design Toolkit, in a conceptual design class, the concept for a smart kitchen apparatus was created, presented and further evaluated with The Emoji Tool.

Biografia do Autor

Rosamelia Parizotto Ribeiro, Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná

Bacharelado em Desenho Industrial pela Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (1990), Especialização em Marketing - ênfase em Propaganda pela Faculdade de Administração e Economia (1993), Graduação em Formação de Professores de Disciplinas Especiais pela Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná (1994), Mestrado em Engenharia de Produção, ênfase em Interação Homem-Computador pela Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (1997) e Doutorado em Psicologia (Design de Interação) pela University of York, Reino Unido (2007). Professora da Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná nos cursos de Design Gráfico, Design e Especialização na área de Design. Tem interesse de pesquisa na área de Design Emocional, Projeto Conceitual, Identidade Visual, Produção Gráfica, Interface Homem-Computador, Ergonomia e Usabilidade e Interfaces Gráficas para Web


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