Keynote for First Lego League VA/DC Senior Solutions Science Expo 2012


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Booz Allen Hamilton hosted a science expo for FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) participants in collaboration with FIRST, AARP, and the US Patent and Trademark Office. Kids explored the topic of aging by talking to experts and participating in hands-on activities simulating aging challenges like loss of mobility, vision, and dexterity.

More than 600 people from DC, Maryland, and Virginia participated in the event including attendees, exhibitors, and Booz Allen volunteers.

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11/4/2012: 112

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  • Keynote for First Lego League VA/DC Senior Solutions Science Expo 2012

    1. Reimagining life and inventing the future with inspiration from LEGO bricks First Lego League Senior Solutions Science Expo September 28, 2012 Alexandria, VA By Mike Lee, AARPConfidential — not for distribution AARP
    2. 1. What I Do At AARP?2. Inspiration From The MIT Media Lab3. Speed With No Limits4. Resources
    3. AARP Mobile Apps
    4. 4AARP iPad App
    5. AARP Ebooks Everywhere
    6. AARP-Branded iPad 2 for Life@50+ 2012 Event in New Orleans
    7. Collaborating On Prototypes: Kindoma
    8. Hugh Herr: Biomechatronics
    9. Ramesh Raskar: CATRA
    10. Tod Machover: Hyperscore
    11. New York Times Infographic on the Increasing Speed of Technology (2008)
    12. Intel Developer Forum - September 2012
    13. Intel Developer Forum - September 2012
    14. Resources: BlogsAging In Place Technology Watch - Laurie Orlov report: Linkage Technology Survey Age 65 to100: Extending Technology Past the Boomers - Feb 2012First report to focus on technology and 65+ Think: Disruptive Demographics - Joe Coughlin Aging Blogstream - Group blog started by Dr.Bill Thomas
    15. Resources: AARP - 1AARP Blog AARP Research Center Reports, Surveys and Statistics Caregiving Resource Center AARP Experience Corps Reading List Experts AARP TV & Radio News Thought Leadership: Innovation@50+ AARP Mobile Apps: Flagship Apps and Publications on iOS and AndroidAARP International -- Online Research Library Journal AARP In Your State
    16. Resources: AARP - 2AARP Foundation Report: Food Insecurity AARP reports: Valuing the Invaluable: 2011Among Older Adults Update - The Growing Contributions and Costs of Family Caregiving - July 2011 Life Calling with Jane Pauley AARP TV: Inside E Street - Robot Caregivers: JapansAARP Thought Leadership at Demo 2011 rapidly aging population inspires engineers to design( 4m12s Venturebeat Video) humanoid robots to care for the elders - 3m11s reports: Healthy@Home / ConnectedLiving January 2011
    17. Resources: AARP - 3AARP Magazine: Your Super Future: Go Inside the MITMedia Lab, where the future takes shape AARP Book Explains Facebook - Our new bookshows you how to use the popular social network tobetter your life
    18. mslee@aarp.orgTwitter: curiouslee