Shoes that Track the Aged

I&T Solution Shoes that Track the Aged
(REF : S-0147)
Solution Feature
  • Aging population keep increasing. The number of elderly suffered from dementia is increasing.
  • Elderly usually suffer from aging foot problems
  • This shoe helps caregivers easily track the location and safety of seniors in order to provide them with better protection.
  • It tracks the elderly using an RFID tag while indoors, and GPS tracking when the user goes outdoors.
  • This product comes with an online platform that allows caregivers to check on the users’ location.
Trial Application and Expected Outcome
  • 100 smart shoes were produced and wear trial had been conducted in elderly centres to test the functionality of the shoes
  • successfully tracked and recorded elderly location by RFID and GPS system through the online platform
Info on I&T Solution Provider
Solution Provider:Hong Kong Productivity Council
Address:HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Contact Person:Kelvin Cheng Wai Kit
Position:Engineering Officer
Tel: 27885719
Email: wkcheng@hkpc.org

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