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Is Japan a Lead Market for Age-Based Innovations?

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

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2013年09月26日 | 6.30 P.M.

Cornelius Herstatt, Professor, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)

Many developed countries including Japan are undergoing comprehensive demographic change, marked by a growing share of elderly people. Product and service innovation can play a role in coping with the resulting societal challenges, especially when these help to support the preservation of elderly people’s personal autonomy. The range of these age-specific innovations is enormous and includes, for example, mobility aids and household devices but also special financial products.

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