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  1. Demographic change is an opportunity that Europe cannot afford to miss

    Today is the International Day of Older Persons and Europe is by far the "oldest" continent in the world. The number of people in Europe aged 65+ will almost double, from 85 million today to 151 million in 2060. Germany and Italy have the 2nd an ...

    Paul Timmers - 01/10/2014 - 18:35

  2. Research and innovation for ageing well with ICT

    Ageing is one of our major societal challenges and ICT is key for tackling it. The EU actively supports and provides funding for research and innovation in ICT and ageing well. The European Union, Member States and industry invested more than €1 billion o ...

    Juliette Legros - 19/09/2014 - 15:34

  3. Robotics for ageing well- current research

    Under the ICT strand of the Seventh Research programme (FP7) and under the Ambient Assisted Living Joint Programme a budget of 50M€ is allocated for robotics for ageing. The focus is on integration of robotics systems with intelligent environments to prov ...

    Juliette Legros - 05/09/2014 - 13:19