Videos

Fulton County TV (FGTV) Connect: Social Isolation

TechSAge investigators, Elena Gonzalez & Su Jin Lee, discuss opportunities for local older adults to participate in aging research at Georgia Tech on an episode of Connect, a program powered by the Fulton County Department of Senior Services.

Intersections of Aging and Disability (TechSAge State of the Science Conference)

Invited keynote lecture at the TechSAge State of the Science Conference (March 27, 2017) by Michelle Putnam, Ph.D.,Professor of Social Work, Simmons College.

Aging & Technology (TechSAge State of the Science Conference)

Invited presentation at the TechSAge State of the Science Conference (March 28, 2017) by Andrew Sixsmith, Ph.D.,Scientific Director, AGEWELL Network of Centres of Excellence; Professor, Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University.

Human Autonomy through Robotics Autonomy (TechSAge State of the Science Conference)

Invited presentation at the TechSAge State of the Science Conference (March 28, 2017) by Brenna Argall, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Robotics, Northwestern University; Research Scientist, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.

Personal Technology Track Panel (TechSAge State of the Science Conference)

Invited panel presentations at the TechSAge State of the Science Conference (March 28, 2017) by Ayanna Howard, Ph.D., Kesh Kesavadas, Ph.D. & Beth Mynatt, Ph.D.

Environmental Technology Track Panel (TechSAge State of the Science Conference)

Invited panel presentations at the TechSAge State of the Science Conference (March 28, 2017) by Mary Blumberg, M.S., Wayne Li, Ph.D., & Jeffrey Woods, Ph.D.

Undergraduate Research on Everyday Support Needs of Deaf Seniors

Research assistant Hiyong Byun received a President’s Undergraduate Research Award as part of her work in the Human Factors and Aging Lab. She created a video about her research on everyday support needs of deaf older adults.

TechSAge Welcome Message in American Sign Language (ASL)

TechSAge investigator, Jenny Singleton, provides an introduction to TechSAge in American Sign Language.

Ted Talk: Henry Evans & Chad Jenkins: Meet the robots for humanity.

Paralyzed by a stroke, Henry Evans uses a telepresence robot to take the stage — and show how new robotics, tweaked and personalized by a group called Robots for Humanity, help him live his life. He shows off a nimble little quadrotor drone, created by a team led by Chad Jenkins, that gives him the ability to navigate space — to once again look around a garden, stroll a campus … (Filmed at TEDxMidAtlantic.)

Quad Rock

TechSAge research collaborator & stroke survivor, Henry Evans, is really enjoying his new-found control of his bed. His nephew, Henry Clever, built an interface that allows Henry to control all of his bed’s adjustments from his computer, instead of from the hand-held remote. In this video he uses his automatic bed to dance.