Welcome to the 7th annual Healthy Environments and Active Lifestyles (HEAL) Open House 2015 event, featuring interdisciplinary and collaborative research on design and technology to promote the health and well-being, active lifestyles, and societal participation of people of all ages and abilities. The event will take place on the evening of Tuesday April 14, 2015 with the following schedule:
5:00pm - 6:00pm Opening speakers in the Institute for Paper Science and Technology Building (IPST)
- Welcome Remarks
- Keynote: Dr. Amy Baxter, CEO MMJ Labs
- Open House Overview
- 6:00pm - 8:30pm Open house showcase at multiple, adjacent locations in the northwest part of the Georgia Tech campus, providing an opportunity to meet Georgia Tech researchers and students, and view demonstrations of innovative technologies from student class projects to core research.
Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA), College of Architecture
Industrial Design Graduate Preparatory Design Studio
and more to come.
Date/Time: April 14, 2015 from 5:00pm - 8:30pm (5-6pm Speaker in IPST Building, 6-8:30pm Open House at all locations)
Refreshments will be served.
RSVP: Please let us know if you plan to attend: RSVP
The following buildings on the Georgia Tech campus located near Hemphill and 10th Streets (near Rocky Mountain Pizza) will be open for demonstrations as listed.
Aware Home: (a 2-story house at the northwest corner of 10th St. and Center St.)
479 10th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Demos and Presentations from: Aware Home Research Initiative, and select projects from RERC TechSAge, select Wireless RERC
(in the converted church building at the SE Corner, 10th St. and Hemphill St.)
490 10th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Demos and Presentations from: CATEA, RERC TechSAge, and Design and Technology for Healthy Aging (DATHA)
Renewable Bioproducts Institute (formerly Institute for Paper Science and Technology) building
(SW corner, 10th St. and Hemphill St.)
500 10th Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0620
Demos/Posters from: the Wireless RERC, the Center for Advanced Communications Policy, and The Shepherd Center
- Off 10th Street in the W31 lots (adjacent to Aware Home and CATEA)
- W31 lot (adjacent to IPST)