From Assistive Technology to Smart Homes and Senior Housing Design Conference
From Assistive Technology to Smart Homes and Senior Housing Design Conference -- Innovations for Aging and Special Needs Join us for a morning conference with technology experts, policy makers, health care providers, architects, senior living community leaders, educators and users who understand the unprecedented opportunities that technology has created for assistive solutions and senior smart homes and communities. Learn about assistive technologies in the areas of sensing, cognitive and mobility and applicable for the visually and hearing impaired and aging populations; and about real estate and architecture innovation for senior communities and ageing in place. Engage on current approaches to community design and recent technology and architectural innovations bridging design and technology. • Learn about the latest developments, innovations and emerging opportunities• Gain new insights from case studies by providers experienced in developing and marketing products for people with disabilities• Learn how the technology, real estate and innovation communities can come together and collabo-rate to help develop transformational assistive technology products, services and communities. We have a great list of speakers. The speakers for the day, include: Teresa Booher, Office of CIO, National Institutes of Health, Stephen King, Director of Office of Accessibility & Accommodations, U.S. Department of State, Chris Gordon, Principal, KGD Architects, John Scott, President and CEO, Scott-Long Construction and Matt Fowler, Director of Preconstruction, Scott-Long Construction, Steve Ruiz, Vice President, Moseley Architects, Gail Kutner, Arlington Commission on Aging, Robert Jarrin, Senior Director of Government Affairs, Qualcomm, Paul Schroeder, Director of Public Policy & Strategic Alliances, Aira, Anthony Nunez, Founder & CEO, INF Robotics, and Jamal Yusuf, Eyegaze, LC Technologies. Details Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Time: Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the Conference at 8:30am-12:40pm Location: George Mason University Arlington campus Founders Hall 3351 North Fairfax Drive Continental breakfast and a mid-morning snack will be served. Hosted by George Mason University (School of Business and Mason Life), The Innovative Solutions Consortium (ISC), and NoVaRHIO. Directions and Parking: Here is a link to a PDF map of the Arlington campus: http://www.gmu.edu/resources/welcome/ArlingtonMap2017.pdf Here is a link to directions to the Arlington campus: http://www.gmu.edu/resources/welcome/Directions/Directions-to-Arlington.html _______________________________________________________________ This event is CPE eligible for 3 CPE credits. George Mason University School of Business is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors website.