The Consumer Technology Association Foundation is hosting its annual Pitch Competition sponsored by AARP Innovation Labs. We are evaluating innovative technologies that help people stay connected as they age. You, as the audience, will choose one of the winners.
Through thoughtful and generous donations, The CTA Foundation is able to continue with our mission of connecting seniors and people with disabilities with technologies to enhance their lives. There are many ways to give and make an impact through The CTA Foundation. Join the growing list of corporate and individual supporters that make our work possible.
The foundation’s grants strategically support programs that improve the lives of seniors and people with disabilities. Because we consider grants part of a partnership, we works closely with our grantees to ensure their programs’ success.
The CTA Foundation Collaborated with IBM to produce Outthink Aging, which explored how technology such as cognitive computing can address the challenges experienced by a growing aging population.
You’ve empowered me. I was shut off, forgotten. Now I have a voice again. I can’t say thank you enough.Jamy Selfhelp Virtual Senior Center Participant
In 2017 the CTA Foundation, Local Motors, and IBM came together to crowd source ideas for an ideal experience for people of all ages and abilities in a self-driving vehicle. At CES 2018 the #AccessibleOlli was on display incorporating technology from 16 additional partners.