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Invitation to participate in MATUROLIFE online testing

We would like to invite you to participate in the online testing of smart furniture, footwear or clothing that was developed in the MATUROLFE project. What:         Individual 1-hour online testing via Zoom Who:          Older persons 65+ When:        December + beginning of 2021 How:           Write an email to …

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Innovative Virtual Roadmapping Workshop for MATUROLIFE products

The MATUROLIFE consortium organised two online Roadmapping workshops for smart clothing & footwear and furniture with external participants on 19 and 20 October 2020. The aim of the workshops was to capture insights from all participants and external stakeholders in order to finalise detailed Roadmaps for the three MATUROLIFE products, …

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Maturolife pilot line at BAI

As soon as the lockdown in France had been reduced, the first stages of the tasks planned for Bertin Aubert (the BAI partner of WP8 in charge of the pilot line) and which had been delayed accordingly, have been organized : First a series of lab tests have been peformed within …

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Practical MATUROLIFE tips on co-creation with older adults and informal carers

MATUROLIFE aims to develop fashionable assistive technologies to make older persons’ lives easier and more independent. To develop these technologies – a smart sofa, garment and shoes – interviews and co-creation workshops were conducted with older persons (+65 years) and their carers in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, …

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Interview with Sergio MAYO MACIAS (ITAINNOVA)

Can you tell me a little bit about yourself ? I’ve been always working in innovation and technological environments, and at ITAINNOVA since 2006. Working with people (better than with computers 😉 and taking advantage of technology for improving lifes, is so rewarding! I love travelling, running, doing both together …

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16th UITS Day in Lyon

Pascal Négré from IPM2 was attending on February 6th the yearly and 16th UITS Day in Lyon, where he presented the last updates of MATUROLIFE to the 75+ attendees, including Mr V. Rakotoson, member of our Stakeholders Representative Panel, with whom he discussed the inclusion of an article in the …

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Interview with Pauline Ronjat (IFTH)

Can you tell me a little bit about yourself? I am an R&D engineer with a degree in chemistry, and I have been working for 5 years at IFTH, the French Textile & Fashion Institute. I have always loved to travel and exchange with people from different backgrounds and countries, …

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EEAB Meeting – Brussels

A new meeting of the External Expert Advisory Board of Maturolife was held last October 2 in Brussels, with attendance of the project’s Executive Board who summarized the last updates on both Design and Materials innovation, and collected the comments from the Experts.

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