Project METESE: Final report: Meaningful Technology for Seniors - Safety, Comfort and Joy

Marketta Niemelä, Kentaro Watanabe

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    Abstract

    This document is a final report of the METESE project (2015-2018), which focused on understanding the possibilities and challenges of integrating ICT and robotics technology in elderly care in Finland and in Japan, and learning from the other culture in order to advance utilizing the technology for personal or societal benefit in the context of ageing population.
    Original languageEnglish
    PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
    Number of pages20
    Publication statusPublished - 2018
    MoE publication typeNot Eligible

    Keywords

    • Elderly care
    • ICT and robots in care
    • Care service system
    • Finland-Japan comparison
    • Technology integration
    • Care robots

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    Niemelä, M., & Watanabe, K. (2018). Project METESE: Final report: Meaningful Technology for Seniors - Safety, Comfort and Joy. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.