As a Research and Innovation Project, the work done within the Council of Coaches project is on the cutting edge of science and technology.

Below you will find a list of scientific publications that are direct results of the research done in this project:


Kostas Konsolakis, Hermie Hermens, Claudia Villalonga, Miriam Vollenbroek-Hutten and Oresti Banos, “Human Behaviour Analysis through Smartphones“, in Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence (UCAml 2018), Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, December 2018.

Marijke Broekhuis, “Context in designing and evaluation usability in eHealth technology for older adults“, in Proceedings of the NordiCHI2018 Doctoral Consortium, Oslo, Norway, October 2018.

Brian Ravenet, Catherine Pelachaud, Chloe Clavel and Stacy Marsella, “Automating the Production of Communicative Gestures in Embodied Characters” in Frontiers in Psychology, Volume 9, July 2018.

Oresti Banos, Hermie Hermens, Christopher Nugent and Hector Pomares, “Smart Sensing Technologies for Personalised e-Coaching“, in Sensors, Volume 18, Number 6, Pages  May 2018.

Harm op den Akker, Rieks op den Akker, Tessa Beinema, Oresti Banos, Dirk Heylen, Bjorn Bedsted, Alison Pease, Catherine Pelachaud, Vicente Traver-Salcedo, Sofoklis Kyriazakos and Hermie Hermens, “Council of Coaches – A Novel Holistic Behavior Change Coaching Approach“, in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health – Volume 1: ICT4AWE (pages 219-226), Funchal Madeira, Portugal, March 2018.

Mark Snaith, Dominic de Franco, Tessa Beinema, Harm op den Akker and Alison Pease, “A Dialogue Game for Multi-Party Goal-Setting in Health Coaching“, in Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Volume 305: Computational Models of Argument, pp 337-344, 2018.