The goal of SmartSilvers is to promote the awareness, development and deployment of innovative, consumer friendly products and technology-leveraged services which cater to the unique needs of our expanding senior population, providing independence, mobility and quality of lifestyle within safe, comfortable and familiar home environments. We are building a network and public education and outreach service that provides a collaborative infrastructure across the continuum of research, manufacturing, housing and services – bringing together people, technology and ideas with companies, alliances and channels.
AGETEK.org - The Aging Technology Alliance
AGETEK's vision is to promote the awareness, benefits and value of products and services for our aging society while directly benefiting its members by evolving into the world’s leading aging-focused technology consortium.
To promote the awareness, benefits and value of member products & services
To assist in the advancement of member companies & individual members
By facilitating innovation through professional development, education and standardization of products & services
By creating a vital and expanding aging technology community
That by encouraging cooperation between members the aging technology industry will advance as a whole
That by pursuing development of “best practices” and a program of continual improvement, members will be more successful
Benefits of Membership
Gain access to AgeTek members, the executive board & special advisors, to…
develop mutually beneficial business relationships (sales channels, co-marketing, etc.)
benefit from group discounts (i.e. AARP Orlando@50+ discount, others tbd)
member discounts offered by associate members (tbd)
member discounts on collective initiatives/trade shows (i.e. AARP/CEDIA, press events, etc.)
share strategies and best practices to accelerate your company’s success
Use our collective strength to…
improve your company’s awareness in the public arena (i.e. through collective PR initiatives)
help each other market each other’s products (i.e. through co- or cross-marketing deals)
introduce member companies to new channels (i.e. special retail initiatives, elder residence groups)
Participate with other like-minded companies to…
work together to achieve goals you couldn’t achieve alone
accelerate your personal and professional development with the help of industry peers
DISCLOSURE: SmartSilvers is a founding member of AGETEK and helped facilitate its incubation
at the 2010 Silvers Summit, the annual aging and technology conference located at the Consumer
Electronics Show in Las Vegas and produced by SmartSilvers in partnership with Living in Digital Times.
Revisit Us at CES
The videos and speaker slide presentations for the
2009, 2010 and 2011 Silvers Summit and Digital Health Summit
at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES)
are now available for viewing and download from each of the summit websites.
Please visit the summit websites by clicking on the summit logo.
Living in Digital Times (LiDT), in association with SmartSilvers, turns the concept of a traditional trade show upside down as it focuses on technology that's relevant to particular lifestyles. After successful launches of Kids@Play and the Silvers Summit, LiDT launched the Digital Health Summit (with SmartSilvers). .