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With one billion people aged 60 or older worldwide, inclusivity is more important than ever. Learn how to create digital experiences that empower independence and competence for older adults while enhancing usability for all.
"When designing for older adults, we shouldn't make our design decisions based on stereotypes or assumptions that are often not true at all. Don't assume that older adults struggle to use digital."
Good accessibility is good for everyone. To make it happen, we need to bring older adults into our design process and find out what their needs are. This doesn't only benefit the older audience but improves the overall UX - for everyone.
"What we need is a reliable, inclusive digital experience that helps everyone feel independent and competent."