Smart Aging Square

Smart Aging Square is scheduled to open at the sixth floor of the new SAIRC building to be established in 2011 for the place of practical industry-academy collaboration. Smart Aging Square will take a role to verify the feasibility of the cognitive training methods to be developed by Division of Research and Development and of the economic effect due to the improving cognitive function and mental health of older adults.

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A new style of collaboration in super aging society

Smart Aging Square will take a role to verify the feasibility of the cognitive training methods to be developed by Division of Research and Development and of the economic effect due to the improving cognitive function and mental health of older adults. “Smart Aging Style” company will be invited as a tenant at sixth floor of the new SAIRC building to be established in 2011. The company is expected to provide local older adults with his life intervention service to improve their physical and mental health.

“Smart Aging Style” company will be required to sign the industry-academy collaboration agreement with Tohoku University and to work with SAIRC to assess the change of physical and mental health measurements on service users and to develop new methods for improving physical and mental function of service users. Service users can contribute to the research activities at SAIRC as volunteers.

Smart Aging Square will aim at creating a new style of industry-academy collaboration in super aging society from research stage to marketing stage to integrate local older adults, private companies, and university into one place.

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