Jackie talks about her work in driving the quality of life for people in long-term care and that it should be focused on people, their needs and requirements. Jackie talks about the fact that the institutional model must change to create something that’s fit for the 21st century.
Thinking innovatively about long-term care
‘Belief in the UK as a nation with a deep concern for the well-being of its population is challenged by many stories’
Lead Specialist, Assisted Living Innovation Platform, Technology Strategy Board
How can products and services be better designed for the changing needs that ageing brings?
How can we challenge society’s response to ageing using design?
Jackie Marshall-Cyrus, who heads up the Assisted Living Innovation Platform at the Technology Strategy Board, challenged commonly held stereotypes around ageing, emphasising the ways in which design and technology are changing what it means to get older and feel connected.
Marshall Cyrus of Technology Strategy Board speaking at the DALLAS community event