On April 12 & 13, 2017, AARP hosted its sixth Innovation@50+ LivePitch event, an event that allows a group of chosen start-ups to pitch to a consumer audience and a panel of venture capitalists.
This year, the event had a “dual focus on Caregiving Health Technology and Financial Technology.” AARP presented two slates of 10 start-ups, one for each focus area, each with its own panel of judges.
In this post, I’ll list brief descriptions of the finalists for the Caregiving Health Technology group. I’ll comment on how promising they seem to me — in terms of improving the healthcare of older adults and the lives of family caregivers— and tell you which products I’m most interested in. [Read more…] about AARP’s 6th Innovation@50+: GeriTech’s Take on the Caregiving Health Technology Finalists