Chaekyung Won the Award of "Best in Social Impact" at Designathon!

posted Oct 11, 2019, 7:22 PM by Moon Choi   [ updated Oct 11, 2019, 7:38 PM ]

Chaekyung won the award of "Best in Social Impact" at Designathon on Tour: Smart City For Everyone, organized by the Embassy of Switzerland in the Republic of Korea etc..    She teamed up with fellow students from diverse disciplines and developed ideas to build a smart city for everyone.  

Here is the link about the details of this designathon:  http://www.stofficeseoul.ch/designathon 




Soyeon's Participation in the Summer School at ETH Zurich

posted Oct 11, 2019, 7:14 PM by Moon Choi   [ updated Oct 11, 2019, 7:23 PM ]

Soyeon was selected to participate in the interdisciplinary Summer School on Infrastructures of Science (esp. digital infrastructures) at ETH Zurich from July 15 to July 19.

 

Chaekyung's Visits to Social Welfare Agencies

posted Oct 11, 2019, 7:06 PM by Moon Choi   [ updated Oct 11, 2019, 7:08 PM ]

Chaekyung was selected to participate in the "2019 International Field Experiences: Human and Social Services in Seoul (한미일 서울시 복지정책행정 연수)," organized by Seoul Welfare Foundation, from June 17 to June 21.  Through this training, she visited public and/or non-profit organizations in Seoul with international fellows from the US and Japan.  



Panel Discussion at the Conference on Digital Inclusion

posted Aug 14, 2019, 7:43 AM by Moon Choi

Prof. Choi discussed about "population aging and digital divide" at the Conference on Digital Inclusion, co-organized by the National Information Society Agency and the Ministry of Science and ICT in June 2019. 



This conference has been reported in over ten news media including the following one:

Talk at the 32nd Forum on Aged Society

posted Aug 14, 2019, 7:31 AM by Moon Choi

Prof. Choi gave a talk about older drivers at the 32nd Forum on Aged Society, organized by the Korean Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics in Seoul in June 2019, and this talk has been broadcast on  Silver i TV. 


Presentation at the 2019 Swiss-Korean Smart Living Symposium

posted Aug 14, 2019, 7:24 AM by Moon Choi   [ updated Aug 14, 2019, 7:32 AM ]

Prof. Choi gave a presentation entitled, "Old house, new house, and smart home: technology for older adults living alone" at the 2019 Swiss-Korean Smart Living Symposium, co-organized by the Embassy of Switzerland in the Republic of Korea and the National Research Foundation of Korea in Seoul City Hall in May 2019. 

For more information, please visit the following link:

Open Forum on the Fourth Industrial Revolution and Personal Data Protection

posted Aug 14, 2019, 7:16 AM by Moon Choi

Prof. Choi was on the panel of open forum on "the 4IR and personal data protection," co-organized by l'Ambassade de France en Corée and the National Assembly Library in May 2019.

For more details, please visit the following links:

Presentations at the IAGG European Region Congress

posted Aug 14, 2019, 6:57 AM by Moon Choi

Prof. Choi gave two poster presentations on the following topics at the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) European Region Congress in Gothenburg, Sweden in May, 2019.

"There is no care robot for older adults: A critical perspective on assistive technology for elder care"
"New perspectives on the Lawton’s Environmental Press Model in the era of the Internet of Things (IoT)"

Presentation at the SGS 40th Anniversary conference

posted Apr 14, 2019, 7:05 PM by Moon Choi   [ updated Apr 18, 2019, 7:33 PM ]

Prof. Choi gave a presentation entitled, "There Is no care robot for older adults: A critical perspective on assistive technology for elder care" at the 40th Anniversary Conference of Southern Gerontological Society in Florida, US on April 11th, 2019.  https://southerngerontologicalsociety.org/meeting.html


Photo credit:  Prof. Julie B.

Media Coverage

posted Apr 8, 2019, 6:13 PM by Moon Choi   [ updated Apr 14, 2019, 7:00 PM ]

Our research on "older adults’ willingness to share their personal and health information when adopting healthcare technology and services" has been spotlighted in KAIST NEWS.  Also, about 30 news articles about our work appeared in news media.

KAIST NEWS "최문정 교수, 김태경 석사. 개인 건강정보 공유 통제의 중요성 입증"




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