CIGEV, area gerontology: Research on Lifespan, Multidirectionality and Plasticity – Director: Matthias Kliegel

Digital ageing

Projects in this research area:

A-EPELI — Investigating everyday memory with virtual reality in older adults

A research project that combines virtual reality and eye-tracking techniques to investigate intentions in an simulated everyday environment.


Altern in der Gesellschaft: Nationales Innovationsnetzwerk / Vieillir dans la société: réseau d’innovation national – Cluster Dementia. Age-NT is an innovation network of Swiss universities and applied universities.

From Lab to Life: Cognitive Ageing Revisited

The project “From Lab to Life” aims at exploring the functioning of prospective memory – the ability to remember to do something in the future – in everyday life.

LifeLog: Using smartphone interactions to assess cognitive behavior

The project LifeLog aims at investigating how digital biomakers assessed through smartphone usage relate to everyday cognition.