Salute to Seniors: Tech and Innovation

Tech and Innovation

Tech Support

Between all the tablets, phones, apps, social media, selfies, it’s normal to have a few questions. Silver Surfers Digital Media is there to answer them. Stop by their interactive exhibit to learn how to navigate digital media and more.

Ryan the CompanionBot

For five years, DU professor Mohammad Mahoor and his colleagues have been developing Ryan, a robotic companion for the elderly with dementia and depression as well as for kids with autism. Ryan reads human expressions, hears human speech and responds to both with an animated face as well as a voice. Spend a little time at this fascinating exhibit to learn more about the future of aging.