The Project at a Glance
Welcome to the Council of Coaches, a European Project that aims to change the way we look at virtual coaching. We are creating an autonomous virtual council that can assist people in achieving their health goals. By advancing the state of the art in embodied conversational agents we are enabling fluent multi-party interaction between multiple coaches and our users. The topics of these interactions? You, your health, your worries, and your goals. We are excited to share our work and ideas with you here, on our little corner of the web...
The Council of Coaches is a group of Virtual Characters that will form your personal health council for as long as you want (or as long as you need their […]
Our Virtual Coaches will be able to operate as fully autonomous intelligent agents, and must learn how to use arguments to persuade the user and each other. In this way, […]
Having a clear understanding of the user behaviour is essential to elicit effective and relevant coaching strategies. One of the main tasks of the Council of Coaches, related to sensing […]
To ensure that the innovations brought forth by the Council of Projects have a maximum and positive impact on society, we adopt the principles of Responsible Research and Innovation in […]
The 6th technical integration was virtual and is was great!
The sixth technical integration session of the Council of Coaches (COUCH) project has been successfully concluded! In this intense week-long hackathon 13 people from 6 different institutes collaborated on taking […]Read More
We managed to get two virtual coaches into a room, but how easy is it for them to actually collaborate and achieve a group goal?
If you thought taking part in a group conversation was daunting, wait till you hear how difficult it is for our virtual agents to engage in a group conversation. Group […]Read More
Workshop on “Responsible Prototyping – A Practical Approach”
For professionals, policymakers, organizations, care providers, and developers in HEALTH and CLIMATE tech innovation. Organizers: Council of Coaches https://council-of-coaches.eu/ & The Danish Board of Technology http://www.tekno.dk/?lang=en Download the Invitation Join us for an online serial workshop on responsibility in […]Read More