From June 19th to 22nd, 2019 will be held the CISTI’2019 – 14th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies. Within the scope of this conference, LOCUS project proposed the organization of the EMPOWER 2019 – 1st Workshop on ICT for the Empowerment of Older Adults. This workshop aims to provide an opportunity for exchanging research and perspectives on ICTs (Information & Communication Technologies) for empowering older adults with an emphasis on evidence-based approaches, methodological issues, design, practices, and visions for the future. By bringing together researchers, academics, students, designers and industry professionals, the workshop intends to explore trends and inform advances in the field.
The conference will take place at Coimbra Business School, Coimbra’s Institute of Accounting and Administration (CBS-ISCAC) and the workshop Organizing Committee includes Professor Ana Carla Amaro (University of Aveiro), Professor Barbara Barbosa Neves (University of Melbourne), Lídia Oliveira Silva (University of Aveiro), Masood Masoodian (Aalto University) and Paula Alexandra Silva (University of Aveiro).
More information can be found at the following link http://www.cisti.eu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=80&catid=8&Itemid=150&lang=en