In November, RISA and JCSAH participated in the Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit (GIES), the largest gerontechnology public education event in Hong Kong. The expo provided an opportunity for the general public, elderly, and rehabilitation service sector to explore and learn more about gerontechnology.


Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit (GIES)


With the rapidly increasing elderly population, a significant challenge looms over all sectors of society. Embodying its motto of "To learn and to apply, for the benefit of mankind,” PolyU is committed to fostering an environment conducive to the ageing process. This commitment is achieved through research, education, practical initiatives, and collaborative efforts with various stakeholders. The ultimate goal of PolyU is to emerge as a leading university in advancing smart ageing, benefiting not only Hong Kong but also the Nation and the world at large.