Digital Single Market
Digital Economy & Society

Scenarios for Ambient Intelligence in 2010

The concept of Ambient Intelligence (AmI) provides a vision of the Information Society where the emphasis is on greater user-friendliness, more efficient services support, user-empowerment, and support for human interactions. People are surrounded by intelligent intuitive interfaces that are embedded in all kinds of objects and an environment that is capable of recognising and responding to the presence of different individuals in a seamless, unobtrusive and often invisible way. Scenarios are not traditional extrapolations from the present, but offer provocative glimpses of futures that can (but need not) be realised...