Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

New Technologies: Opportunity or Challenge for the Aging Population? International Conference (Prague, 3/27-3/29/2019)

Posted: 3/18/2019 (Conference)

Join the debates about interrelationships between aging and technologies:

Nick Alexander Guldemond
Netherlands

Anu Siren
Denmark/Finland

Jonathan Rutherford
Czechia/UK

The conference is held under the auspices of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of the Czech Republic and the City of Prague and is attended by Minister of Health of the Czech Republic.

Using modern technology can undoubtedly improve the lives of the older people. However, technological progress also comes with a dark side, as older people can be at risk of insufficient technological skills and are vulnerable to abuse.

Preliminary conference program available here. Working language of the conference is English.

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Location: Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of the Czech Republic and City of Prague