EUROPEAN PAPERS ON THE NEW WELFARE

Domotics in the Counter-Ageing Society

Abstract

The advances in information, communication and micro — technologies are leading to the introduction of new devices that can transform our living environment. One of the most promising fields of applications for domotics is the home of elderly citizens, whose aim is to live independently. The challenge today is to integrate different domotic technologies into a service framework that is really useful and is sustainable in terms of financing: this article sets out to discuss a possible pathway to independent living.
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