Aging Gracefully: Classifying innovation strategies for serving elderly populations

November 16, 2017 | State of the Market Report

In recent years, technology developers have come to recognize that enabling seniors to age in their own place presents a near-term, compelling opportunity. However, aging is a multifaceted process that impacts most everyday activities; in addition, seniors seeking to age in place range from aging but independent and lonely individuals to highly frail people very dependent on assistance to manage their diseases. As a result, the landscape of aging-in-place solutions is very diverse. This report intends to focus on identifying the key aspects to consider when looking at existing solutions, as well as innovations around enabling people to age in place.

Coverage Areas

  • Digital Transformation
  • Emerging Ecosystems in Agrifood and Health

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Contents
  • The eternal topic of aging
  • Asking the three key questions
  • Putting the taxonomy into action
  • Conclusions
  • Appendix

Lead Analyst

Analyst

Contributors

Noa Ghersin