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Plant Planet / Smart plant pot

Plant Planet
Plant Planet

Seniors are locked in their homes during the COVID-19 pandemic; thus, they lack communication with others. The Plant Planet is an elderly-companion intelligent pot, which can interact with a person. With smart detection of a plant’s status, the platform can express the plant’s mood on display with different emojis and light colors. The sensor technology allows the pot to swing automatically when the plant needs wind or to interact with owners. Several plant pots placed near each other can turn and socialise together. We hope that this smart pot will be a new experience for seniors and help them cope with loneliness during quarantine period.


Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai, China

Pornpawee Uliss,
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Siyuan Zhang,
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Zichao Wang,
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Liudmila Panarina,
Shanghai Jiao Tong University