HCI + Design Seminar: Understanding and Designing for Late-Life Online Engagement

Dr. Robin Brewer, University of Michigan School of Information

Monday, October 23, 2017
10:30-11:45 a.m.
Bunge Room, 4th floor HC White Hall (room 4207), Helen C. White Hall
The older adult population will grow exponentially in the coming years, yet online communities are not well designed for engaging older adults, many of whom struggle to see the value of engaging online. This talk investigates how to create more meaningful online communities for seniors and more accessible systems to support seniors with vision impairments. It explores designing for self-expression and connection among older adults.
263-2105, eschenfelder@wisc.edu