Hippocamera - U of T researchers developing promising technologies win Connaught Innovation Awards | University of Toronto News
An app to help people who have issues with their memory. Implantable electrodes to help relieve pain. A waste-reducing tool for the oilsands.
GERAS Dance - Dance class aims to improve health in seniors | Fort Erie Observer
It doesn’t matter whether participants are seasoned professionals or have absolutely no dance experience at all. Everyone over the age of 60 is welcome.
Canada's first women-only business mission to Asia targets opportunities in Japan | Vancouver Sun
The mission will follow two significant events, the Women 20 (W20) Summit and the World Assembly of Women (WAW), both to be hosted by Japan in late March.
SWORD Health - Digital physical therapy tool improved knee patients' recovery | MobiHealthNews
Two papers from Sword Health's researchers suggest the company's Digital Therapist platform is well received and more effective than standard rehabilitation.
Hippocamera - Record and replay: How a Canadian-made app is aiming to help Alzheimer’s patients improve their daily lives | Globe & Mail
The Hippocamera is part of an expanding field of digital memory augmentation, using technology to enhance people’s ability to store and recall memories
Careteam - Digital Technology Supercluster first to announce projects | BetaKit
Today, Navdeep Bains announced the first projects being undertaken by the BC-based Digital Technology Supercluster.
Linked Senior - Game theory | McKnight's Senior Living
Do brain games and other fun-based approaches to mental stimulation help reduce Alzheimerâs? Some interesting findings are beginning to emerge.
ElliQ - On-Demand Grandkids and Robot Pals to Keep Senior Loneliness at Bay | Wall Street Journal
Devices and services that facilitate—and in some cases replace—human contact are attracting insurers looking to combat an ever-more lethal crisis of loneliness.
Aging2.0 Announces the Caregiving Collective: a Global Insight, Solutions and Matchmaking Platform for Innovators in Caregiving | Financial Post
SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON — Today, Aging2.0 announces the Caregiving Collective, its latest initiative to support innovators in aging around the world.