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.

Aims of the conference are to explore how technology can:

  • Support active and healthy aging in society
  • Enhance quality of life in older age
  • Improve health and social care services through the life course

The conference will also shed light on new technological opportunities and societal challenges that may require further development of the research area gerontechnology.