Thursday Dec 14, 2023

We talk IoT: Emotion in the Machine: Exploring Affective Computing - Episode 45

With the rapid growth of IoT devices around us, imagine if our gadgets could not only process information but also understand and respond to our emotions.

Today’s special guest is Nina Holzer. She is a researcher from the renowned Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS and the team lead for 'Multimodal Human Sensing'.

Together, we'll explore the fascinating intersection of human emotions, artificial intelligence, and the future of human-computer interaction. So, tune in as we delve deep into the heartbeats of our machines.

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Summary of this week's episode:

(01:59) Introductions

(02:32) What is affective computing

(04:35) Use cases for affective computing

(11:03) Challenges in decoding emotions

(16:31) Ethical considerations

(19:32) Researching cognitive load

(23:48) The relationship between humans and machines


Show notes:

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