AARP’s Innovation@50+ promotes entrepreneurship in the marketplace around breakthrough technology-driven products, experiences, and business models that benefit people over 50.
Innovation@50+ programs spark entrepreneurial activity across public and private sectors. Anchored by the AARP social mission – to enhance the quality of life for all as we age – the initiative engages visionary thinkers, entrepreneurs, the investment community, industry, nonprofits, and consumers to spur innovation that addresses the needs and wants of people over 50.
With Innovation@50+, not only is AARP shaping the 50+ market and expanding possibilities for people. AARP is also reengineering the way nonprofits meet their mission. AARP knows innovation.
ReSound provides excellent sound by offering innovative hearing solutions that combine original thinking and design with solid technology – all based on deep audiological insight and understanding of hearing aid users. ReSound helps people rediscover hearing by constantly striving to develop better solutions that help people live rich, active and fulfilling lives.
MobileHelp is an industry leader in mobile personal emergency response systems (M-PERS), providing a comprehensive solution for people who want to address fall emergencies, as well as proactively address broader health-related issues related to maintaining an active lifestyle in the long-term.
AVG is the online security company providing leading software and services to secure devices, data and people. AVG has over 182 million active users using AVG’s products and services including Internet security, performance optimization, and personal privacy and identity protection. By choosing AVG’s products, users become part of a trusted global community that engages directly with AVG to provide feedback and offer mutual support to other customers.
GreatCall is the leader in creating mobile health and safety solutions for active aging. With its suite of easy-to-use products and services, including GreatCall Splash, Jitterbug5, Touch3 and health, safety and medical apps, including Urgent Care, GreatCall Link, MedCoach and 5Star, GreatCall utilizes an award-winning personalized approach to ensure aging consumers can live more independent lives. GreatCall’s products and services are sold nationwide at leading retailers as well as direct to consumers at 1-800-296-4993 and online at GreatCall.com. Service covers the U.S. GreatCall is headquartered in San Diego, CA.
To improve the lives of the hard-to-wake, the elderly and the hard of hearing, Sonic Alert offers many modern electronic solutions. The company is committed to continually producing new and innovative products including computer messages and reminders; Sonic Boom™ extra-loud and vibrating alarm clocks; an extensive line of geemarc amplified telephones – for which Sonic Alert is the sole United States and Canadian distributor – sound signaling devices, and listening devices.
The ONKÖL solution allows the boomer generation to remain connected with their parents, with realtime notification of emergencies, routine medical information, home status, and even suspicious phone calls. Unlike other solutions, we do this in a way that is both intuitive and beautiful.