Jelte van Waterschoot

Senior Researcher

Main areas of research

Social Work

Artificial Intelligence

Academic background

Artificial Intelligence

Experienced in using natural language processing, conversational agents, user-centered design

Research projects / Experience

Speech and conversational technology, virtual agents, community development, healthy ageing

Worked on projects in which we developed a multi-modal virtual agent with non-verbal behaviors for more immersive dialogues. In another project we used positive health to analyze conversations for textual markers of happiness. Now involved in community building and healthy ageing with the use of technology in the broadest sense of technology. Think of virtual assistants or sensor technology.

Contact details

Saxion University of Applied Sciences


Areas of research

Wellbeing and Active Ageing