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Master Class

6th International Gerontechnology Expo & Forum

GT Education and Training Information

ISG 2022 Master Class

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, 2022

  • • Training Venue:

  • Online

  • • 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
Master Class Guide


  • • Participation fee:

  • ISG or IGEF Registration

  • • Registration:

  • September 20th, 2022 - October 5th, 2022 (planned)

  • • Form:

  • To Be Soon