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Placematch / Interactive Surface

Placematch
Placematch

Placematch consists on a system which purpose is motivating children\'s achievement towards healthy eating habits. Its main component is a placemat, provided by a touch sensitive screen, designed as an interactive flat surface, where educational activities – such as short animations and games –, adequately concerning the subject, are strategically presented to the child throughout the meal. Placematch requires mom\'s co participation, by means that its aim is also to promote the strengthening of mother and child relationship, transforming mealtime on a pleasant gathering, as for its social and health aspects.

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ESDI

ESDI
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Alice Geiger Velho, Bernardo Santos Schorr, Bianca Arcadier and Maria Paula Saba dos Reis.