Design & Engineering Kitchen for Elderly presentation

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Kitchen for Elderly project presentation, spring 2013.

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Design & Engineering Kitchen for Elderly presentation

  1. 1. KITCHEN FOR ELDERLY
  2. 2. TriinMengKerstinRebeccaAnfisaMadelineHelenaChenLarissaAlexisAfshin EnderKirillGuillaume
  3. 3. Why?Increase of ageing populationin developed countriesTraditional kitchen not fulfillingthe needs of active elderly peopleChange of eating habitsIncrease of self/health awarenessDeclining abilities vs static kitchen
  4. 4. Population65  +  (2012)  65  +  (2020)  0-­‐65  Elderly people in developed countrieson average 17% and growing yearly
  5. 5. Advances inMedical technologyHealth awarenessLonger life expectancyResult inMore active elderly people
  6. 6. To live healthier and active life,the kitchen should adapt toa person’s needswhatever the ageInstead of a person having to adaptto the kitchen
  7. 7. Research phase
  8. 8. Existing solutions
  9. 9. Searching for ideas
  10. 10. Our users
  11. 11. Concepts
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