Can Exercise and Chocolate go hand in hand? – Presented by Rohit Ashok Khot, Exertion Games Lab, RMIT University

Can Exercise and Chocolate go hand in hand? – Presented by Rohit Ashok Khot, Exertion Games Lab, RMIT University at the 3D Foodprinting Conference Asia-Pacific Edition, 2 May 2017, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

A common perception about exercise and chocolate is that they do not complement one another. A healthy body should perform regular exercise and should not indulge in sweet temptations like chocolate. I break this perception by presenting a playful system called EdiPulse. EdiPulse translates self-monitored data from a physical activity into small 3D printed chocolate treats that come in moderate amount and offer playful reflections on one’s active life. Through EdiPulse, I underscore two emerging fields of interest: quantified self and food printing to inspire individuals towards achieving their fitness related goals. Continue reading “Can Exercise and Chocolate go hand in hand? – Presented by Rohit Ashok Khot, Exertion Games Lab, RMIT University”