The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing, supported by ECHAlliance, has just launched a short online consultation with any organisations that are actively deploying and implementing large-scale, sustainable, digitally-enabled innovative solutions for Active and Healthy Ageing. The consultation was launched to identify plans for investment (both committed and potential) by organisations in the …

by Julia Worcman

Consultation on investment by organisations in innovative digital solutions for Active & Healthy Ageing – have your say! The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing, supported by ECHAlliance, has engaged with several multi-stakeholders organisations called “Champions” in the development of a Blueprint, a living document containing a ‘shared vision’ on how innovation enabled …

by Julia Worcman

Organised by the European Connected Health Alliance COME ALONG to the INNOVATION ARENA (at main entrance to Exhibition Hall) during your coffee and lunch breaks & hear about the exciting digital developments in the areas of health, connected care and wellbeing, and the impact of new innovation on people’s lives. Slides are available below, where …

by Heather Smith

Last week’s European Summit on Innovation for Active & Healthy Ageing in Brussels saw the convergence of 2,000 policy makers, established industrial players, innovative start-ups, investors, health and care organisations, civil society organisations, public procurers and global leaders coming from the EU, Japan, USA, Canada and other regions. This year’s event focused on how digital …

by Julia Worcman

The European Commission is conducting an open study on Europe’s Silver Economy and is inviting experts and the public to share ideas on how to grow the economy in an ageing society. The key questions: Which specific cases are “low-hanging fruits” where 1: innovation and public policy can help to address pressing needs of an …

by Heather Smith