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News & Events

2013-03-19 • The Wall Street Journal has rounded up a team they call "The Experts" - a group of "industry and thought leaders" including AgeLab director Joe Coughlin. The Experts will carry in... Read more


2013-03-18 • AgeLab research scientist Dr. Bryan Reimer was featured by MIT's Industrial Liaison Program in the ILP Insider. The profile overviews his work in optimizing driver-vehicle interface, including recent... Read more


2013-03-13 • AgeLab Director, Joseph Coughlin was interviewed along with industry experts in the recent issue of Bank Investment Consultant’s “Making Sense of Behavioral Economics.” Coughlin... Read more


2013-03-12 • Introducing Technology Into Older Adults' Homes Research scientist Lisa D'Ambrosio and research fellow Dick Myrick Tuesday, March 12, 2013: 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Recent research at the MIT AgeLab... Read more


2013-02-21 • AgeLab director Joe Coughlin contributed an article to WSJ/MarketWatch to discuss considerations in aging-in-place or downsizing. He discusses AgeLab's research on aging-in-place, assessing age-... Read more


2013-01-31 • AgeLab research associate Bryan Reimer spoke with PBS Next Avenue about trust and driverless cars. Read the article here.


2013-01-29 •  Joe Coughlin identifies transportation critical to retirement planning on Wall Street Journal MarketWatch in his article Transportation: Retirement on the Move.


2013-01-16 •  MIT AgeLab research scientist Bryan Reimer was interviewed by CBS Boston for a segment that aired last night. He discusses how cars can sense physiology by monitoring pulse, heart rate and more... Read more


2013-01-16 • AgeLab Founding Director Joseph Coughlin gave a keynote lecture at the National Academies Institute of Medicine Forum "Fostering Independence & Healthy Aging Through Technology" in... Read more


2013-01-03 • MIT Technology Review discussed recent AgeLab findings on how different fonts might affect driver safety. Research scientist Bryan Reimer was quoted as saying, "We're not advocates of putting... Read more


2012-12-22 • Meet AGNES, our Age Gain Now Empathy System designed to give you the physical limitations that many older adults experience.


2012-12-10 • MIT AgeLab's founder and Director Joseph Coughlin was named by AARP Magazine as one of Nine Influentials Who Are Redefining Our View of Aging. The select group includes leading researchers, industry... Read more


2012-12-10 •  EHS Works, a blog from the American Society of Safety Engineers wrote about AgeLab research with typeface and driver safety. Read the blog post here.


2012-12-02 •  AgeLab research scientist Bryan Reimer spoke with The Economics about how eye-tracking equipment and software is used. Read the article here.


2012-11-28 •  AgeLab research scientist Bryan Reimer shared with the Wall Street Journal how monitoring driver state could trigger car safety systems. In a video interview with Joe White, Wall Street Journal... Read more


2012-11-19 • An article on stressful commutes mentioned work led by Research Scientist Bryan Reimer on cognitive demands of voice-activated systems. Read the article here.


2012-11-08 • McKnights Long Term Care News, a leading publication for the long-term care and assisted living industry, featured a story summarizing a recent talk delivered by Joe Coughlin. The article highlighted... Read more


2012-11-08 • Money Magazine featured Joseph Coughlin, Director, MIT AgeLab, in its Game Changer profile story in its November 2012 Retirement Guide issue. The article discusses Coughlin’s view and AgeLab... Read more


2012-10-31 •  AgeLab research scientist Bryan Reimer was interviewed for research on typeface and driver disrtraction. Read the article here.


2012-10-26 • There are three-plus generations of workers that employers and financial advisors must successfully engage. Who are these generations? Can behavior be neatly cut and named into one or more decades?... Read more


2012-10-24 •  Research scientist Bryan Reimer will be speaking at Telematics Munich 2012 on October 29. Telematics Munich is Europe’s largest business focused conference and exhibition focused on... Read more


2012-10-23 • AgeLab Director Joe Coughlin addressed nearly 10,000 attendees in the Denver Convention Center for the LeadingAge Annual Meeting. LeadingAge is the nation’s premier aging services organization... Read more


2012-10-19 •  AgeLab Director Joe Coughlin addressed the National Pension Education Association’s (NEPA) 2012 Annual Meeting held this year in Boston. NEPA is the nation’s leading organization of... Read more


2012-10-19 • The Care Continuum Alliance is the nation’s preeminent business, government and NGO partnership with the mission to realize the highest achievable health status through the promotion and... Read more


2012-10-18 • MIT AgeLab research, in partnership with Monotype, was featured on Fast Company’s The article discussed how different typefaces require different amounts of attention, and the... Read more


2012-10-15 • The AgeLab will be involved in the upcoming New England UTC-sponsered Automotive User Interface Conference in Portsmouth NH, October 17 through 19. AgeLab researchers will be presenting three... Read more


2012-10-11 •  AgeLab director Joe Coughlin highlighted AgeLab research on driving cessation for older drivers in a recent Market Watch article. He mentions how older drivers are often "misrepresented... Read more


2012-10-09 • Research scientist Bryan Reimer spoke with the National Academy of Engineering's WTOP Radio regarding recent research on font and distraction levels. The work was made possible through a partnership... Read more


2012-10-07 •  Bryan Reimer spoke on Tech Talk about his recent research with Monotype regarding font choice when considering driver attention. The talk is available to listen to online here.


2012-10-07 • Youtube video of research study with Japanese subtitles.




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