Misperceptions of Technology, Aging and Innovation

Misperceptions of Technology, Aging and Innovation

Two dynamic and driving forces are converging – technology and aging. Advances in information technology, robotics, material sciences and other fields are producing opportunities to change how we will live, work, learn, care and play in older age. Global aging is slowly moving from a research topic relegated to gerontology journals to a place on the business pages garnering the attention of big and small enterprises. There is an unprecedented raw synergistic potential of these two forces— both to improve the quality of life of older people and their families and to drive entirely new industries in the fast-growing longevity economy.

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