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Introduction to Ageing for Innovators

This short course from the National Innovation Centre for Ageing provides a background to the ageing population, its impact and opportunities for innovation.

The demographics of the world are changing rapidly and this means that there is an urgent need for new products and services. This course, the first in a series, from the National Innovation Centre for Ageing covers several topics including:

  • Trajectories of global longevity
  • What does ageing mean to you?
  • How do we age?
  • Inequalities of ageing
  • Impact of an ageing society
  • Opportunities of an ageing society

This course is suitable for anyone with an interest in ageing, how it affects individuals and businesses and the opportunities for innovation. It takes around 2 hours to complete.