Presentation on theme: "Finding Food Media Lab: Counter Intelligence Professor Ted Selker; Personal activity Group activity Procurement The future –food –"— Presentation transcript:
Finding Food Media Lab: Counter Intelligence Professor Ted Selker; Selker@media.mit.edu Personal activity Group activity Procurement The future –food – procurement –Transportation –Fullfillment
Coming Home To Dinner Householders spend time at home with others Cleaning up is a problem Special-ness of home Special-ness of going out … Style of use of home –If I call you about dinner in the morning –vs- evening
Marketplace & Commensality Counter Intelliegence Ted Selker Has Wall Street Stolen the word "marketplace"? The village marketplace was a place where desire, opportunity and fulfillment met. The smell of coffee, frying food, garlic, fresh fruit and spices were everywhere. A bustle and enthusiasm pervades. We observe other people's choices. We remember things, but are also confronted by the unfamiliar. Tomorrows efficient convenience needs to embrace social experience, choice, quality and indulgence in marketplaces.
Finding Food Media Lab: Counter Intelligence Professor Ted Selker; Selker@media.mit.edu ` Personal activity Group activity Procurement The future –food – procurement –transportation –fulfillment
Finding Food History of finding food AI and finding food Community Agriculture
Architecture/Outside-inside Viewable value Interior endless aisle café Big delivery trucks Play structure Gas Entrance Reward car rinse
Pay Play structure concept Climb pile of sacks of rice Food industry theme –Some of the bags talk Move sack of potatoes –Sensors make weighing games Maze of fake tilled ground –Sensors when you step on things Stacking apple crate blocks Tomato bin with tomato balls to play in Hide and chase in two rows of corn Ground that gives way to swallow your shoe –Like a bounce house but even safer Electronic tug of war gets tractor out of muck
Infinite Aisle/Café, kid Café Viewable from outside store
Infinite Aisle Café Table Sit, order and learn Affinity card, barcode reader and card swipe Viewable on site –Party orders, jewelry, cars Pay entertainment
Kid Café Table Parents buy their wine and meat while kid… –Free games while number is waiting to be filled –Cart companion or phone tracks childs activity Armrest game controller Look at Lego, Disney… Pay entertainment
Cart Companion or phone –Teach about products Round roast: $1.99 Lean meat, Gourmet when basted in wine and tarragon –Buy products Meat counter Infinite Aisle assists purchases –Crock Pot for roasts…
Aisle Aid for Kids Communicate with Cart companion Sound projected where person is watching Store game: find ingredients for dinner ice pop prize –Macaroni and cheese, ham, jello, milk Scan ingredients –Learn about them Nutrition Use Where grown This years crop…
Aisle Aid for Shoppers Scan, Swipe Card, Microphone on Shelf Bezel Body position Cursor Aisle aid = longer aisles –Better than shelf space Information: –Cleaning, Red Wine Buy stainex Infinite Aisle
Carts for kids? Contain them in the cart? Give them things to do?
Eye-aRe Scenarios: Scenarios: – Glasses exchange ID#s with each other – Toy dog responds to IR beacon from the glasses Motion Sensor: LED & photo detector Software: detects fixation and communicates via IR with the environment Glasses Mounted Eye Motion Detection
What you do says so much … Where you are tells a story –Floor imagery comments on what people are doing How you react to what you are doing –Laffcam listens to camera person Watching your mouse
LAFCam …Index video with laughter and skin conductivity A Lockerd, F.Mueller Reaction based interface: –Your reactions edit your video
Mind full of intentions Learning by watching I look around –Interest Tracker, Invision Eye aRe Personal gaze –Looking for a sign? - Robot seeks work as fuel tank inspector
Many others Mike Bove,Hyper Soap.. Joe Paradiso, Tap sensors… Mitch Resnick,Computer Club house Cynthia Breazeal, Robots! Hiroshi Ishii,IO Lightbulb… … How do we start –Research? –Deployment! We must learn. Working together to execute.
Finding Food Personal activity Group activity Procurement The future –food – procurement –transportation –fulfillment