Hosted by the Seattle Chapter of the Society for Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD), Senior Services, and Washington Health Foundation.
Join us for a conversation on the wicked questions facing designers as they seek to enliven the experience of aging. Come discover the bold ways in which design is shaping elderhood and liberating people from monochromatic lives. Hear from:
Carina Ngai of Inflection and formerly Samsung presents a different perspective on the domain of aging and the many design opportunities in this space.
Cara Lauer of Senior Services discusses redesigning long lives and the wicked challenge of thriving in the context of physical decline.
frog Design demonstrates distributed computation and auto-analytics in the home to empower elderly persons as they age in place.
Kavan Peterson of www.changingaging.org hosts a provocative conversation among the presenters about the role of design in enabling or compromising our ability to thrive across the lifespan.