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Our elders also want to learn
17 Dec 2021

Our elders also want to learn

The desire to learn and discover new things does not leave us with age; on the opposite, many elderly people find the time they did not have before to develop new skills. Geragogy, a derivative branch of pedagogy, helps us to understand and optimise learning methods for our elders.
Updates on the Environmental Change project - 2nd Newsletter
15 Dec 2021

Updates on the Environmental Change project - 2nd Newsletter

The Environmental Change project presents the progress of its research in a new edition of its newsletter.
ACCES-3DP presenta resultados en su 2º boletín
01 Dec 2021

ACCES-3DP presenta resultados en su 2º boletín

The ACCES-3DP project consortium has presented the second newsletter describing the achievements so far.

Technology News

Cutting furniture waste could create up to 157k new jobs in EU
19 Oct 2017

Cutting furniture waste could create up to 157k new jobs in EU

Implementing circular economy principles into the EU's furniture industry through refurbishment and remanufacture could create up to 157,000 jobs and save around six million tonnes of CO2, according to a new report by the European Environmental Bureau (EEB).
La impresión 3D con metal ahora podría ser un 90% más barata
01 Sep 2017

La impresión 3D con metal ahora podría ser un 90% más barata

El proceso de impresión 3D con metal de Desktop metal sería 10 veces más barato y 100 veces más rápido que los actuales.
Desarrollan un plástico ecológico a partir del limón
31 Aug 2017

Desarrollan un plástico ecológico a partir del limón

Al año se producen en el mundo 80 millones de toneladas de polietileno, material ampliamente presente en utensilios de uso cotidiano y que puede tardar hasta cuatro siglos en degradarse.

Latest projects

NET4AGE Project

NET4AGE Project

The main aim of NET4Age-Friendly is to establish an international and interdisciplinary network of researchers from all sectors to foster awareness, and to support the creation and implementation of smart, healthy indoor and outdoor environments for present and future generations.
GIST Project

GIST Project

GIST project has the aim to develop an innovative training material for SMEs to provide them the basic competences needed to reach this status of "Bionic firm". Hence, the training material will strengthen technical skills related to Key Enabling Technologies of Industry 4.0; soft and transversal skills that foster creativity, innovation and communication, and finally, open leadership skills with commitment to the company (results), employees (encouraging talent) and society (for a better world).
GANYMED Project

GANYMED Project

GANYMED develops and evaluates didactic systems, contents, and structures for teachers in the age-appropriate education of very old people in the field of digital communication and media using the methods of Geragogy (science of education in old age). The materials and didactic concepts created are intended to enable teachers to convey the dynamic content and potential of digital media and communication in an age-appropriate manner on a well-founded basis, thus enabling the 70+ generation to participate in digitization.