Game-based mobility training and motivation of senior citizens (GameUp)

Game-based mobility training and motivation of senior citizens (GameUp)

Start-up year

Start-up year: 
2012

Closing year

Closing year: 
2015
Funding: 

EU AAL-project. Co-financed by the Norwegian Research Council program IT-FUNK.

The main goal of GameUp is to promote mobility by encouraging elderly persons to be more physical active and motivating them to move more by increasing their self-efficacy. This will be done by applying technologies that have been shown to be effective to modify behaviours and motivate.