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Aging 2.0 Summer TEA Series (Part 3)

Title: Aging 2.0 Summer TEA Series (Part 3)
Event Date: 10/4/2017 - 10/4/2017
Event Time: 3 p.m.
Event End: 5 p.m.
Location:

CALIT2 Building Auditorium

Description:

The series will be educational, energizing, and engaging. Our TEA (Transforming Everyone’s Aging) party will be held in the afternoon with a number of speakers in the aging space as well as tea experts. All are welcome: students, older adults, non-profits, community members, friends, family. We hope you will join us!

Register online here.

Speakers:
Maja J Mataric is professor and Chan Soon-Shiong chair in Computer Science Department, Neuroscience Program, and the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Southern California, founding director of the USC Robotics and Autonomous Systems Center (RASC), co-director of the USC Robotics Research Lab and Vice Dean for Research in the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. She is founder and director of the Interaction Lab at USC whose research is aimed at endowing robots with the ability to help people. Currently, she is developing robot-assisted therapies for stroke and traumatic brain injury survivors, children with autism spectrum disorder, and Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.