Aims of the Conference

The conference will bring together gerontechnology researchers from around the world to present their results and assess their  implications  for the development of practical solutions to problems faced by older adults and those who provide care for them.  In particular, aims of the conference are to explore how technology can:

  • Enhance quality of life and well-being
  • Preserve autonomy and feelings of security
  • Improve the efficiency and effectiveness of health and social care services 

The conference is also designed to identify new research questions and new ways of addressing these.