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Maurizio Caon

Associate Professor / Head Digital Business Center
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Faculty Profile - Maurizio Caon

Dr. Maurizio Caon is currently Associate Professor at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Head of the Digital Business Center at the School of Management and also Director of Design and Innovation at the HumanTech Institute. He holds a PhD in Computer Science issued by the University of Bedfordshire (UK), and an MSc in Computer and Telecommunications Engineering issued by the University of Perugia (Italy). His research domains are in the area of Human Computer Interaction and Digital Innovation.

Publications

Journal article

BALDEGGER, R., CAON, M., SADIKU, K. (2020). Correlation between Entrepreneurial Orientation and Implementation of AI in Human Resource Management (HRM). Technology Innovation Management Review, 10 (4), 72-79.
RODUIT, J., CAON, M., & MENUZ, V. (2019). Enhancing Toward the Last Universal Common Descendant. Journal of Posthuman Studies, 2 (2), 184. doi:10.5325/jpoststud.2.2.0005.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., ABOU KHALED, O., & MUGELLINI, E. (2018). Leveraging Participatory Design for Sustainable Innovation. Rivista Italiana di Ergonomia, 16/2018, 10-24.
CAON, M., IENCA, M., FABRICE, J., ELGER, B., PAPPAGALLO, A. S., KRESSIG, R. W., & WANGMO, T. (2017). Intelligent Assistive Technology for Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias: A Systematic Review. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 56 (4), 1301-1340. doi:10.3233/JAD-161037.
CAON, M. (2017). Psychisches Wohlbefinden im Alter / Bien-être psychologique avec l'âge. Angewandte GERONTOLOGIE Appliquée, 02 (02), 1-68. doi:10.1024/2297-5160/a000057.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., CARRINO, F., LEMARÉCHAL, F., COUTURE, N., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2016). Testing the Tangible Interactive Window with Older Adults. GeroPsych, 29 (4), 215-224. doi:10.1024/1662-9647/a000159.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., KHALED, O. A., LALANNE, D., YUE, Y., & MUGELLINI, E. (2014). Affective Interaction in Smart Environments. Procedia Computer Science, 32, 1016-1021. doi:10.1016/j.procs.2014.05.527.
CARRINO, S., CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., MUGELLINI, E., KHALED , O. A., ORTE , S., ... TABOZZI, S. (2014). PEGASO: A personalized and motivational ICT system to empower adolescents towards healthy lifestyles. Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare.

Book chapter

CAON, M., GUARNERI, M. R., MASTROPIETRO, A., CAON, M., MALDONADO, L. F., FURFARI, F., ... RIZZO, G. (2019). A Personalised Virtual Coach to Counteract Ageing Decline: The H2020 NESTORE Project (1 ed.). In Alessandro Leone, Andrea Caroppo, Gabriele Rescio, Giovanni Diraco, Pietro Siciliano (Eds.), Ambient Assisted Living (pp. 3-11). Springer International Publishing.
RINALDI, A., CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., ABOU KHALED, O., MUGELLINI, E. (2019). Codesign of Public Spaces for Intercultural Communication, Diversity and Inclusion., Advances in Design for Inclusion. Springer.
CAON, M., RINALDI, A., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2018). Designing Urban Smart Furniture for Facilitating Migrants’ Integration: The Co-design Workshop as Approach for Supporting Inclusive Design (1 ed.). In Sebastiano Bagnara, Riccardo Tartaglia, Sara Albolino, Thomas Alexander, Yushi Fujita (Eds.), Proceedings of the 20th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA 2018) (pp. 461-470). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., LEDERMANN, K., MARTIN-SÖLCH, C., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2018). My Pain Coach: A Mobile System with Tangible Interface for Pain Assessment (1 ed.). In Sebastiano Bagnara, Riccardo Tartaglia, Sara Albolino, Thomas Alexander, Yushi Fujita (Eds.), Proceedings of the 20th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA 2018) (pp. 1372-1381). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., SÜSSE, R., GRELIER, B., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2018). Gesturing on the Handlebar: A User-Elicitation Study for On-Bike Gestural Interaction (1 ed.). In Sebastiano Bagnara, Riccardo Tartaglia, Sara Albolino, Thomas Alexander, Yushi Fujita (Eds.), Proceedings of the 20th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA 2018) (pp. 429-439). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M. (2018). Towards Cross-Generational System Design (1 ed.). In Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction. Interaction in Context (pp. 258-267). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., VENTURA, J., INGRAM, S., ZUMSTEIN-SHAHA, M., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2018). Eudaimonic Gamification to Engage Cancer Patients in Positive Coping Strategies (1 ed.). In Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction. Interaction in Context (pp. 206-218). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., ESSEIVA, J., MUGELLINI, E., KHALED, O. A., & AMINIAN, K. (2018). Feet Fidgeting Detection Based on Accelerometers Using Decision Tree Learning and Gradient Boosting (1 ed.). In Ignacio Rojas, Francisco Ortuño (Eds.), Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering (pp. 75-84). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., CONDON, L., ASCOLESE, A., FACCHINETTI, S., MAZZOLA, M., ... MUGELLINI, E. (2017). PEGASO Companion: A Mobile App to Promote Healthy Lifestyles Among Adolescents (1 ed.). In Paolo Perego, Giuseppe Andreoni, Giovanna Rizzo (Eds.), Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare (pp. 53-61). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2017). Investigating How to Measure Mobile User Engagement (1 ed.). In Paolo Perego, Giuseppe Andreoni, Giovanna Rizzo (Eds.), Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare (pp. 38-44). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., PRINELLI, F., CIOCIOLA, V., ADORNI, F., LAFORTUNA, C., ... MUGELLINI, E. (2015). Towards an Engaging Mobile Food Record for Teenagers (1 ed.). In Vittorio Murino, Enrico Puppo, Diego Sona, Marco Cristani, Carlo Sansone (Eds.), New Trends in Image Analysis and Processing -- ICIAP 2015 Workshops (pp. 417-424). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., CARRINO, S., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2015). A Smartphone Application to Promote Affective Interaction and Mental Health (1 ed.). In Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction: Design and Evaluation (pp. 460-467). Springer International Publishing.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., ABOU KHALED, O., ANDREONI, G., & MUGELLINI, E. (2014). PEGASO: Towards a Life Companion (1 ed.). In Vincent G. Duffy (Ed.), Digital Human Modeling. Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management (pp. 325-331). Springer International Publishing.
LAFORTUNA, C., CAON, M., TABOZZI, S. A., CARRINO, S., COULSON, N. S., SERRENO, J., ... MUGELLINI, E. (2014). Towards Individualised Persuasive Technology for Obesity Prevention in Teenagers. Healthinf.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., YUE, Y., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2013). Context-Aware Multimodal Sharing of Emotions (1 ed.). In Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction. Towards Intelligent and Implicit Interaction (pp. 19-28). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., ABOU KHALED, O., INGOLD, R., & MUGELLINI, E. (2013). Functional Gestures for Human-Environment Interaction (1 ed.). In Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction. Interaction Modalities and Techniques (pp. 167-176). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., CARRINO, F., CARRINO, S., LALANNE, D., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2013). WheelSense: Enabling Tangible Gestures on the Steering Wheel for In-Car Natural Interaction (1 ed.). In Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Services (pp. 531-540). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., RUFFIEUX, S., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2012). Augmenting Interaction Possibilities between People with Mobility Impairments and Their Surrounding Environment (1 ed.). In Aboul Ella Hassanien, Abdel-Badeeh M. Salem, Rabie Ramadan, Tai-hoon Kim (Eds.), Advanced Machine Learning Technologies and Applications (pp. 172-181). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., CARRINO, S., ABOU KHALED, O., & MUGELLINI, E. (2011). Multi-user Pointing and Gesture Interaction for Large Screen Using Infrared Emitters and Accelerometers (1 ed.). In Julie A. Jacko (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction. Interaction Techniques and Environments (pp. 185-193). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Proceedings from scientific conference

SCHUEFFEL, P., BALDEGGER, R., CAON, M., BUENZLI, D. (2019). The antecedents and outcomes of AI adoption in SMEs., ICSB 2019 World Congress. ICSB 2019 World Congress.
CAON, M. (2019). Designing Systems for the Digital Immortality of Intangible Cultural Heritage. 1st International Conference on Human Interaction and Emerging Technologies.
SUBIAS-BELTRAN, P., CAON, M., ORTE, S., VARGIU, E., PALUMBO, F., ANGELINI, L., ... MUGELLINI, E. (2019). A Decision Support System to Propose Coaching Plans for Seniors. IEEE 32nd International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS).
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., KHALED, O. A., MUGELLINI, E., & MATASSA, A. (2018). Towards Multisensory Storming. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M. (2018). Designing Systems in the Digital Immortality Era. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M. (2018). Designing Systems in the Digital Immortality Era. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., CASAS, J., CENA, F., RAPP, A., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2018). Ubiquitous Chatbots: Workshop on Wearable and Embodied Conversational Agents. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., ANGELINI, L., KHALED, O. A., MUGELLINI, E., VELICKOVSKI, F., & ANDREONI, G. (2018). Teenagers’ Usage of a Mobile-Wearable-Cloud Platform to Promote Healthy Lifestyles: the PEGASO Experience. IEEE Conference.
EL KAMALI, M., CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., ANDREONI, G., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2018). Towards the NESTORE e-Coach: a Tangible and Embodied Conversational Agent for Older Adults. ACM Conference Proceedings.
DIGNUM, V., CAON, M., BALDONI, M., BAROGLIO, C., CHATILA, R., DENNIS LOUISE, A., ... LOPEZ-SANCHEZ, M. (2018). Ethics by Design: necessity or curse?. ACM Conference Proceedings.
MATASSA, A., CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., OBRIST, M., & MUGELLINI, E. (2016). Second Workshop on Full-Body and Multisensory Experience. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., MENUZ, V., & RODUIT, J. A. (2016). We Are Super-Humans: Towards a Democratisation of the Socio-Ethical Debate on Augmented Humanity. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., MUGELLINI, E., MATASSA, A., BIANCHI-BERTHOUZE, N., SINGH, A., & TAJADURA-JIMÈNEZ, A. (2016). Third workshop on full-body and multisensory experience. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., CAPARROTTA, S., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2016). Multi-sensory EmotiPlant: multimodal interaction with augmented plants. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., ANGELINI, L., KHALED, O. A., ALIAKSEYEU, D., MASON, J., & MUGELLINI, E. (2016). Tangible interaction with light in the IoT. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., BAUMGARTNER, J., CARRINO, F., CARRINO, S., KHALED, O. A., ... SONDEREGGER, A. (2016). A comparison of three interaction modalities in the car: gestures, voice and touch. ACM Conference Proceedings.
FISCHER, A., CAON, M., GRIMM, S., BERNASCONI, V., GARZ, A., BUCHS, P., ... WAGNER, C. (2016). Nautilus: Real-Time Interaction Between Dancers and Augmented Reality with Pixel-Cloud Avatars. 28ème conférence francophone sur l’Interaction Homme-Machine.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., CARRINO, F., COUTURE, N., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2016). La Fenêtre Interactive Tangible. IHM 2016.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., LALANNE, D., & MUGELLINI, E. (2015). Towards an anthropomorphic lamp for affective interaction. ACM Conference Proceedings.
MATASSA, A., CAON, M., CONSOLE, L., ANGELINI, L., & KHALED, O. A. (2015). Workshop on full-body and multisensory experience in ubiquitous interaction. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., COUTURE, N., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2015). The multisensory interactive window: immersive experiences for the elderly. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., MUGELLINI, E., LANG, A. R., ATKINSON, S., MAZZOLA, M., & ANDREONI, G. (2015). Smart garments and accessories for healthy lifestyles. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., MUGELLINI, E., LANG, A. R., ATKINSON, S., MAZZOLA, M., & ANDREONI, G. (2015). Smart garments and accessories for healthy lifestyles. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CARRION, C., CAON, M., CARRINO, S., MOLINER, L. A., LANG, A., ATKINSON, S., ... CASTELL, C. (2015). Wearable lifestyle tracking devices: are they useful for teenagers?. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., GUARNIERI, R., ANDREONI, G., LAFORTUNA, C. L., KHALED , O. A., MUGELLINI, E. (2014). A persuasive system for obesity prevention in teenagers: a concept. International Workshop on Behavior Change Support Systems .
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., CARRINO, F., CARRINO, S., KHALED , O. A., BAUMGARTNER, J., ... MUGELLINI, E. (2014). Gesturing on the Steering Wheel: a User-elicited taxonomy. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., LALANNE, D., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2014). Hugginess: encouraging interpersonal touch through smart clothes. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., TAGLIABUE, M., ANGELINI, L., PEREGO, P., MUGELLINI, E., & ANDREONI, G. (2014). Wearable Technologies for Automotive User Interfaces: Danger or Opportunity?. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., MUGELLINI, E., PEREGO, P., & ANDREONI, G. (2014). Atelier of smart garments and accessories: second edition. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., PEREGO, P., ANDREONI, G., & MUGELLINI, E. (2014). Atelier of smart garments and accessories. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., LALANNE, D., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2014). An anthropomorphic lamp for the communication of emotions. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., CARRINO, S., LAFORTUNA, C. L., SERRANO, J., COULSON, N. S., SACCO, M., ... MUGELLINI, E. (2014). Tailoring motivational mechanisms to engage teenagers in healthy life-style: A concept. AHFE Conference on Advances in Human Aspects of Healthcare.
CAON, M., YUE, Y., TSCHERRIG , J., KHALED, O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2013). Democratizing 3D dynamic gestures recognition. IEEE Conference.
CARRINO, F., CAON, M., RIDI, A., & KHALED, O. A. (2013). Optimization of an electromyography-based activity recognition system. IEEE Conference.
CAON, M., MUGELLINI, E., & KHALED, O. A. (2013). A pervasive game to promote social offline interaction. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., CARRINO, S., BERGERON, L., NYFFELER, N., JEAN-MAIRET, M., & MUGELLIINI, E. (2013). Designing a desirable smart bracelet for older adults. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., CARRINO, F., RIDI , A., YUE, Y., KHALED , O. A., & MUGELLINI, E. (2013). Kinesiologic electromyography for activity recognition. ACM Conference Proceedings.
ANGELINI, L., CAON, M., CARRINO, F., CARRINO, S., LALANNE, D., & KHALED, O. A. (2013). Opportunistic synergy: a classifier fusion engine for micro-gesture recognition. ACM Conference Proceedings.
CAON, M., KHALED, O. A., MUGELLINI, E., LALANNE , D., & ANGELINI, L. (2013). Ubiquitous interaction for computer mediated communication of emotions. IEEE Conference.

Achievements

Award/Honors Honorary Research FellowHonorary Research Fellow 2018