Center for Research and Education on Aging and Technology Enhancement

CREATE is a multidisciplinary and collaborative center founded in 1999. It is dedicated to ensure that the benefits of technology can be realized by older adults to support and enhance the independence, productivity, health, safety, social connectedness and quality of life of older people.

The center strives to develop and evaluate interventions and design solutions to promote successful technology adoption among older adults.

CREATE represents a consortium of five universities

  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Weill Cornell University
  • University of Miami
  • Florida State University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology