ICT4Silver Workshop at the AAL Forum 2018

Segunda, Setembro 24, 2018 - 13:30 a 16:30

If you are working in the active and healthy ageing sector and you are willing to participate in the European discussion driving the future of digital transformation of health and social inclusion of ageing population, the AAL Forum 2018 is the place to be. From the 24th to the 26th September, a large number of actors will attend the Forum in Bilbao.

If you are, come and join the ICT4Silver team at lunch in Euskalduna Conference Centre on the 24th and help us defining the best way to support your company. We want you to succeed in going abroad, better understanding stakeholders needs, adapting products and services to different cultures and, at the end, to start selling in new markets.


14:30h - Lunch and participant registration

15:30h - Welcome and ICT4Silver Project Presentation - Béatrice Durruty, Agence de Développment et d’ Innovátion de la Nouvelle-Aquitaine/Cluster TIC Santé Nouvelle-Aquitaine

15:35h - ICT4Silver project: Lessons learned and future work, Hervé Dufau TBC, Agence de Développment et d’ Innovátion de la Nouvelle-Aquitaine

15:45h - Keynote: Silver Economy market context: challenges and difficulties, António Lindo da Cunha, Instituto Pedro Nunes/LAS

15:55h - SMEs voice: What are the challenges and barriers to develop global Silver Economy products?

  • Hugo Silva, Plux/Bitalino
  • Susana Aguirre, Symplio Lifestyle Technologies

16:10h - How to grow from niche to global: work with us

16:50h - Debate and Conclusions

17:15h - End




ICT4SILVER project is helping around 20 SMEs to better understand users’, caregivers’ and care workers’ needs, validate and promote Silver Economy products and Services (developed or provided by SMEs within the Southwest Europe) and how to target Portuguese, Spanish and French markets.

It is funded under INTERREG SUDOE programme and gathers 9 partners from France, Portugal and Spain: Agence de Développement et d’innovation de la Nouvelle-Aquitaine (FR), Autonom’Lab (FR), Home Care Lab (ES), KIMbcn (ES), Tecnalia (ES), GAIA (ES), Associação TICE.PT (PT), Cluster TIC SANTE Nouvelle-Aquitaine (FR) and Polytechnic Institute of Cavado and Ave (PT).