TechSAge State of Science Conference

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  • Dates/Times:
    • Monday March 27, 2017
      12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    • Tuesday March 28, 2017
      12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Location: 512 Means Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
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TechSAge Project Coordinator

Elena Gonzalez


Summary Sentence: This two-day conference will explore the latest environmental technologies for aging with disability.

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The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability (RERC TechSAge) cordially invites you to our State of the Science Conference:  

March 27th & 28th

512 Means Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

Monday, March 27th

Keynote Lecture — 4pm to 5pm

Michelle Putnam, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Simmons College, School of Social Work

Open House Reception — 5pm to 8pm
Poster sessions, demos, & more will be on display from aging and disability projects at Georgia Tech. Participating organizations are listed below.
Heavy appetizers & drinks will be served.

Tuesday, March 28th

Special Design and Technologies for Healthy Aging (DATHA) Talk Event:
“State of the Science in Technologies to Support Successful Aging
with Disability” — 8:30am to 11:30am

Event will feature two guest speakers who are leading researchers in personal & environmental technologies for older adults and people with disabilities.
A multi-disciplinary panel of researchers will facilitate discussion.
Breakfast & coffee will be provided.

Featured Speakers
Brenna Argall, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Robotics, Northwestern University; Research Scientist, Rehabilitation
Institute of Chicago

Andrew Sixsmith, Ph.D. Professor and Director of the Gerontology
Research Centre, Simon Fraser University

Space is limited. Please RSVP by February 21st
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In Campus Calendar

TechSAge, CATEA - Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access, AMAC Accessibility Solutions and Research Center, College of Design, School of Industrial Design

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students, Graduate students
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