Play on: Serious Games for Elderly Citizens

2,378 views
2,289 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
2,378
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
420
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
9
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Play on: Serious Games for Elderly Citizens

  1. 1. Play on: Serious Games for Elderly CitizensSabine Wildevuur (Waag Society)Jacco van Uden (STT)Games for Health EuropeAmsterdam, October 24-25, 2011
  2. 2. WWW.SERIOUSGAMES.TV
  3. 3. SERIOUS GAMES for SENIOR CITIZENS - Catching up quickly -  Avid players -  Rise of Health Games -  Healthy Ageing •  Physical •  Mental •  Social
  4. 4. GAMES AND SENIOR CITIZENS:GENERAL OBSERVATIONS (1)-  ‘More than a old person’-  Games can serve as stepping stone (self-efficacy)-  ‘Non-social’ games serve important social functions
  5. 5. GAMES AND SENIOR CITIZENS:TRENDS AND OPPORTUNITIES (1)-  Increasing familiarity with games (as medium)-  Better, more intuitive interfaces
  6. 6. GAMES AND SENIOR CITIZENS:TRENDS AND OPPORTUNITIES (2)-  Gamification: applying succesful game practices to everyday life-  Invisible exercising / gaming-  Concept driven-  Better use of existing infrastructures
  7. 7. Serious gaming for SOCIAL WELLBEING
  8. 8. FORESIGHT
  9. 9. SERIOUS Physical Mental SocialGAMES FOR well-beingELDERLYPrevention Exergaming Brain Connected trainer nessTreatment Rehabi- VR treatment litationEducation Surgical Simulation training
  10. 10. about THE NEXTGENERATION SENIORCITIZENS 2025 78,8 TO 84,582,7 TO 87,4 CONVOY OF LIFE
  11. 11. CONNECTEDNESSTHROUGH GAMING?12
  12. 12. INTERGENERATIONAL
  13. 13. PLAY ON: TAKE AWAY Gaming for senior citizens: on all levels of well-being More open ended plays Translocality
  14. 14. Download report Play On! (Dutch): http://www.stt.nl/Jacco van Uden (STT), email: vanuden@stt.nlSabine Wildevuur (Waag Society),email: sabine@waag.org

×