Rebola to present at IEEE Conference
Dr. Claudia B. Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) will be presenting results of an ongoing research project on “Older Adults Technology Assessment, Needs and Use for Health Applications” at the IEEE ICHI (International Conference Healthcare Informatics), Dallas, Texas on Oct 21-24 2015.
Rebola’s research brings together design, science and technology to experiment, design and prototype innovative interactive products in the realm of communication and social interactions. A focus is in application areas tailored to design for aging with an emphasis on humanizing technology, empowering users and celebrating the value of simplicity and tangibility in user-product interactions. Rebola’s book, Designed Technologies for Healthy Aging, was published in 2015 by Morgan & Claypool Publishers.