Monthly Archives: February 2018

Oakville Matters: Active Aging Interview

Taped on Cogeco YourTV on 6th October 2017 At last, the Oakville Matters panel interview show with Mayor Rob Burton is now published on YouTube, where Active Aging was the featured topic. I had the distinct pleasure of being part of this panel with Dr. Kate Dupuis, Schlegel Innovation Leader at the Sheridan Centre for

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30 Years of Gerontechnology: Origins of an Innovation Journey

Contrary to what present-day quick screen-shot commentaries may suggest, great ideas don’t just pop up suddenly, fully packaged as catchy trends with fancy futuristic names. Great ideas emerge from the curiosity of a questioning observer, who identifies genuine human problems that want for solving, or serves an unmet need in the market. Sometimes the process

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Ending Loneliness: No Age Boundaries Here

“Ah, look at all the lonely people… Eleanor Rigby… waits at the window, wearing the face that she keeps by the door, who is it for? All the lonely people, where do they all come from? All the lonely people, where do they all belong?” Lennon & McCartney – 1966 A sense of urgency immediately

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