[Air-L] Fwd: FW: Save the date for ISG 2014 - The 9th World Conference of Gerontechnology in Taipei, TAIWAN

gene loeb geneloeb at gmail.com
Sat Nov 9 22:12:27 PST 2013

Hi all,
This is an important conference, international in tone, with significant
advances in helping elderly through technology.
Gene Loeb, Ph.D.

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Galit Nimrod <gnimrod at bgu.ac.il>
Date: Sat, Nov 9, 2013 at 11:49 PM
Subject: FW: Save the date for ISG 2014 - The 9th World Conference of
Gerontechnology in Taipei, TAIWAN
To: "geneloeb at gmail.com" <geneloeb at gmail.com>

*From:* ISG 2014 Organizing Committee [mailto:yzgr at saturn.yzu.edu.tw]
*Sent:* Sunday, November 10, 2013 3:48 AM
*To:* galit_n at zahav.net.il
*Subject:* Save the date for ISG 2014 - The 9th World Conference of
Gerontechnology in Taipei, TAIWAN
*Importance:* High

*Gerontechnology -"Designing technology and environment for independent
living and social participation of older persons in good health, comfort,
and safety"*

Dear Colleagues,

The International Society for Gerontechnology cordially invites you to
submit one-page papers or symposium proposals for the 9th World Conference
of Gerontechnology (ISG 2014) to be held in Taipei June 18-21, 2014.


At this moment, we are proud to announce that ISG 2014 will offer 4 series
of keynote speeches presented by 9 distinguished scholars and professionals
around the world.

   1. "Presidential Series: Ongoing Issues of Gerontechnology, Gerontology,
   and Geriatrics" featuring Alain André Franco, MD, PhD (France) and Heung
   Bong Cha, PhD (Korea)

   1. "Meet the Grand Masters of Gerontechnology" featuring James L.
   Fozard, PhD (United States), Herman Bouma, PhD (The Netherlands), and Vappu
   Tuulikki Taipale, PhD (Finland)

   1. "Gerontechnology across Cultures and Disciplines" featuring Mitsuo
   Nagamachi, PhD (Japan) and Chung-Kang Peng, PhD (Taiwan)

   1. "Fun Interactive Technologies for Older Adults" featuring Henrik
   Hautop Lund, PhD (Denmark) and Eng Tat Khoo, PhD (Singapore)

The important dates for submissions are:
* November 15, 2013 - Deadline for symposium proposal submission
* December 15, 2013 - Deadline for paper submission
* February 18, 2014 - Notification of acceptance

All accepted submissions will be published in the conference issue of the
Gerontechnology Journal, the official journal of the International Society
for Gerontechnology. Under the theme of "Cultural and Social Diversity in
Gerontechnology," ISG 2014 will be organized into five tracks including
Health & Self-esteem, Housing & Daily activities, Communication &
Governance, Mobility & Transport, and Work & Leisure. Please visit our
website for submission details.

Further information is available on our website at isg2014.org. Should you
have any questions, please feel free to contact the conference secretariat
by email at isg2014.secretariat at gmail.com. Also, please forward this email
to your colleagues who might be interested.

Looking forward to seeing you in June, 2014!

Organizing Committee
The 9th World Conference of Gerontechnology

With Sincerest Best Wishes ,
Gene Loeb, Ph.D.

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