Presentation during World Health and Design Forum 2014

Abstract

Presentation about Vigour at World Health & Design Forum 2014

Date
Oct 22, 2014
Location
Klokgebouw
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

The World Health & Design Forum (WHDF) aims to boost social innovation and to inspire people to join forces all over the world and initiate crossover projects that contribute to active and healthy ageing and healthy living.

The WHDF program will present a combination of design, high-tech and social innovation. It will offer keynote sessions, network sessions and workshops, with additionally several site visits to a.o. field and skills labs in Tilburg, the region of social innovation, and Eindhoven. Also, the event will be showcasing smart health (care) solutions.

Three main tracks in the program:

  • Health & Industry - How to make a valuable connection between the challenges of an ageing population on the one hand and business opportunities for industry partners on the other?
  • Social Innovation - How can we make better use of Smart Health solutions in daily life and in our working environment?
  • Healthy Living - How can we create a more active and healthy way of living for individuals and communities?
Martijn ten Bhömer
Martijn ten Bhömer
Assistant Professor of Product Design & Manufacture

Specialized in the design, research and development of intelligent products.