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Design for Ageing Well: Improving The Quality of Life For The Ageing Population Using A Technology Enabled Garment System

Grant reference: RES-353-25-0004

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Organised event details

Project launch NDA - design for ageing well
Project Launch hosted at University of Wales Newport NDA- Design for Ageing Well- Invited guests from Academia/Industry attended. Launch day 28th April 2009 Hi-tech clothes which merge technology with textiles to improve the quality of life for the ageing population will be created in a ground-breaking research project which was launched at the University of Wales, Newport on 28th April 2009. The New Dynamics of Ageing (NDA) research programme will be carried out at the University’s Smart Clothes and Wearable Technology Research Centre which has successfully attracted major research funding for the three year project from the UK’s joint research council.

Primary contributor

Organiser Jane McCann

Additional contributors

Organiser Jen East
Organiser Laura Morgan
Contributor Chris Nugent
Contributor Tracey Willamson
Contributor Julia Ryan
Contributor Dewar Finlay

Additional details

Project Advisory User Group - Terry Walley, Susan Smith and Patricia Halliday. Host - Anne Carlisle. Guest Speakers - Prof Alan Walker and Rosemary Butler. Consultants - David Bryson, Alison Lyons, Bryan Manning, Vanessa Knowles, Roger Armitage, Bill Bohm, Mike Timmins and Peter Lam.
28 April 2009
28 April 2009


NDA_Projectlaunch.pdf (.pdf / 119kb)