QUINCY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Connected Living, the only global technology and lifelong learning solution to revolutionize an aging population’s ability to connect and create change, today announced that CEO Sarah Hoit and CTO Lili Dwight will be serving as judges at the 2014 LeadingAge HackFest, taking place October 18 – 20, 2014 at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel in Nashville, TN. LeadingAge HackFest is a two-day competition in which teams of four to six participants present technological tools they have developed for improving the lives of older adults and their families. Connected Living is also participating in the event as a Champion Sponsor.
LeadingAge HackFest precedes the LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Expo, at which Connected Living is also an exhibitor in Booth # 1843. The company will be showcasing its solution which helps seniors with getting online and connecting with others using a secure, easy-to-use, cloud-based social network. Connected Living provides customized training on how to use computer technology and ongoing support that helps seniors to stay connected for the long-term and enjoy the health benefits of increased social activity.
Ms. Dwight is one of the visionaries and co-founders behind LeadingAge HackFest, which was launched as an annual event in 2013. As a driver of innovative tools that revolutionize seniors’ ability to contribute and live enriched lives, Connected Living is a leading supporter each year of LeadingAge HackFest.
“The whole concept of HackFest is innovative to the field of aging,” said Dwight. “The event has become an exciting avenue for drawing technologists and novel solutions to the field.”
About Connected Living
Connected Living is the only global technology company that inspires an aging population to connect, contribute, and live a healthier life. Through its unique C3 Engine, Connected Living provides easy to use cloud technology that enables connections - the Connected Living Network; Lifelong learning programs and content to enhance a senior’s ability to contribute – the Connected Living University; and highly skilled consultants to drive engagement and train staff on procurement and program delivery – Connected Living Consulting. The Connected Living solution revolutionizes the ability of seniors to connect and create change. For more information visit www.connectedliving.com.