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projects focused on improving life of elderly - “Happy Senior” and “Good Investment”, in cooperation 
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Wednesday, February 10 • 16:10 - 16:30
Using of Biometrics in Old and Young Age

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Biometrics is an increasingly evolving method of identifying and verifying individuals, but it carries with it the risk of abuse. Despite the increasingly massive use in various fields, as well as in our daily lives (e.g. unlocking the phone with a fingerprint), we do not know much about the ways and motives of use. The current situation has significantly increased the use of modern technology in the purchase of goods and services, as well as in communication with others. The crucial question is to what extent these technologies are used by older adults or more widely, how the use of biometric technologies and awareness of them varies according to age. The data set includes 2500 respondents, aged from 12 years.

Moderators
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Astrid Eich-Krohm

PI Core Project "Autonomy in Old Age", Institute of Social Medicine and Health Systems Research, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität
Astrid Eich-Krohm holds a PhD in sociology and two nursing degrees: as a registered nurse and nursing educator. Since 2016 she is the PI of the Core Project of the research cluster „Autonomy in Old Age“ funded by the EU. Her research is based on qualitative methods and focuses... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Marcela Petrová Kafková

Marcela Petrová Kafková

Researcher, Masaryk University/ Faculty of Social Studies


Wednesday February 10, 2021 16:10 - 16:30 CET
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