Welcome to ISG’s 11th World Conference of Gerontechnology
aging-in-place, aging and technology, state-of-the-art of gerontechnology
This issue of Gerontechnology provides abstract of the scientific program of the 11th World Conference, held in St. Petersburg, FL in May of 2018. It serve as a permanent record of the individuals and groups who presented at the conference, their ideas, and the state-of-the-art of the field of gerontechnology in 2018.
Under the theme Evolving Designs for Our Future Selves, 160+ presentations concerned with the application of technology to the preservation and improvement of quality of life for older adults who are seeking to age well while maximizing idependence.
Gerontechnology (ISSN/EISSN 1569-1101 1569-111X) is the official journal of the International Society for Gerontechnology. Dr. William Kearns, President of the International Society for Gerontechnology, served as Conference Chair.