Innovation, autonomy & activity with British Society of Gerontology
Presented: 11th June 2020
The 'Ageing and Safe Mobility: 21st Century Streets' webinar series is running through June & July. In this session a panel of leading academics discuss a range of issues related to ageing and continued mobility. Charles Musslewhite, Ian Shergold and Ben Spencer are be joined by host, Dan Campsall, to look at issues around transport innovation, reducing traffic to encourage active travel and the emergence of autonomous shuttles.
The challenges associated with maintaining safe mobility for an ageing population will necessarily require a mixture of policy responses, technological innovation and community engagement. This sessions explores a number of issues relating to innovative approaches, autonomous vehicles and the role of active travel.