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MECO / Virtual Meeting Communication System


MECO targets the biggest issues of todays and future virtual meetings. It empowers people to use their entire spectrum of communication capabilities and is designed to induce a behaviour change during online meetings. It combines a video conference software of your choice with an add on software, controlled by the MECO control. Movements like a consenting nod are tracked and translated into a new digital body language, visualized by easy to follow graphics right next to your virtual meeting software. The hand-held controller makes it possible to virtually raise your hand, ask questions or comment without interrupting the speech by crosstalk.


Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå, Sweden

Johannes Rieder,
Umeå Institute of Design

Mario Kapsalis,
Umeå Institute of Design