Lunch Time Talk: Smart Living and Design Thinking for Aging in Place
The talk “Smart Living and Design Thinking for Aging in Place” will focus on the strategy on aging in place and in Taiwan. It will give an overview of the Smart Living program and aging status. The program includes engaging activities letting participants experience what it is like to be in the shoes of seniors with physical impairments. The speaker, associate Professor Thera Chiu, will explain three strategies of Taiwan: The use of a smartwatch as Assistive Device, a case study to sustain service levels, and the use of design thinking. Join us to gain insight on how researchers can use interdisciplinary methods to start creating age friendly environments.