Artificial intelligence and robotics technology for senior learningby Akriti Martin Retirement Planning for Senior Citizens
Everyday teaches us something new and learning never stops till you breathe your last. Therefore, keep your mind open to learn new technologies even when you have hit the golden years of your life. Keeping a local language of communication for seniors learning technology can expedite the learning process and lead to encouraging results in terms of number of seniors getting trained in new technology. Sometimes incentivizing new technology can generate interest from the seniors.
New technology for seniors learning is getting developed in a manner that the limitations of a person in his sixties or above is taken into consideration and easy to learn and easy to adapt technology is main focus of learning innovations. Sometime existing regular leaning modules are revamped and customized for seniors. The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and augmented technology is becoming increasingly common in developing new technology for senior. Even robotics technology is effectively in stimulating the learning in the senior age group. Such innovations are yielding good results, they make the learning quicker and simpler.
Given below are examples of technological innovations that have proved very advantageous and beneficial for senior citizens:
1) Use of robotics:
Japan has been successfully using robotics technology to inculcate learning and improving social behaviour amongst senior citizens. The country is also making large scale use of robots to take care of household chores.
2) Medical video conferencing:
Through this facility, seniors are able to connect with their doctors from the comfort of their house anywhere within or outside the country.
3) Ease of gadget operations:
Now-a-days home automation and voice command enabled gadget are very popular. Such voice command operated gadgets help senior citizens to manoeuver through their daily chores very easily. They are often enabled through one or two remote control device. Security of homes is also being included in such technology.
4) Customized Old age homes:
Retirement and old age homes for senior citizen specially customized for them are proving to be a great hit.
5) Medical technology on the finger tips:
There are multiple medical and health apps that are bridging the gap between doctors and old patients. Such technology is also helping seniors to learn about the new innovations and new effective medicines and therapies.
Learning the new and latest technology makes senior citizens independent. It boosts their confidence levels as well as their self-respect.
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