Master Class Overview
Special Research Guidance Class for Researchers
This is an educational program in which the Grand Masters of Gerontechnology, designated by the International Society of Gerontechnology (ISG), provide guidance on the research of GT to graduate students and researchers in companies and research institutes. There are currently 7 masters, who have research experience in various fields such as psychology, sociology, engineering, and health medicine.
• Class Operation Plan:
- It is conducted through the research guidance methods of Gerontechnology grand masters.
- Guides you through effective research, design or engineering using the Gerontechnology matrix.
- Operates based on discussions between the grand master and students.
- Provides all students the opportunity to discuss their research project one-on-one with one or two masters.
• Class Date:
October 22, 2022 (Sat) 13:00 ~ October 23, 2022 (Sun) 18:00
• Training Venue:
• Grand Masters:
- James L. Fozard
Courtesy Full Professor, School of Aging Studies at University of South Florida
- Herman Bouma
Founder of gerontechnology, former director of the Institute for Gerontechnology at TU/e
- Vappu Taipale
Former Deputy Minister and Minister of Social Affairs and Health, professor Helsinki University
- J.E.M.H. van Bronswijk
Master class organizer, Performance Engineering for Built Environments at TU/e
- Alain Franco
Former President of the International Society for Gerontechnology, Vice-President of the IAGG
- Neil Charness
Professor Carnegie-Mellon University, Director Institute for Successful Longevity
- Anthea Tinker
Professor of Social Gerontology at King’s College London, Consultant to the World Health Organization
To participate in the Master class, please submit an application form.
Eligibility: Graduate students, researchers and developers doing research related to Gerontechnology
• Participation fee:
Jun 1st, 2022 - July 31, 2022 (planned)