Project: Co-designing Participatory Strategies With Older Adults to Reduce Perceived Risk and Promote Digital Inclusion
About: As the COVID19 pandemic has highlighted, digital engagement is crucial in fostering social inclusion. Social exclusion is a significant threat to the wellbeing of older adults. This project will design strategies in conjunction with older consumers to incorporate their lived experiences of communications technology, with the aim of assisting seniors to manage security risks to be better equipped to engage with the digital economy.
• Research Assistant (Interview management, Semi-structured interviewing, thematic analysis, workshop facilitation)
• PhD Research (Remote Cultural Probe, Workshop-based Design Probe)
Partners: University of the 3rd Age; Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN)