Partnering Together for Better Health
3rd Annual Free Event for Seniors
Saturday, August 16
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
A free event for seniors
PAMF Palo Alto Center
795 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Hearst Conference Center & Courtyard
The Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) and Avenidas invite you to a celebration to honor seniors, as we bring together resources and organizations to help seniors successfully "age in place."
- Tai Chi demonstration
- Live music & dancing
- Wellness vendors
- Tech demonstrations
- Food tastings courtesy of Lyfe Kitchen
- Wellness panel of aging experts by AGING2.0 and DrukerCenter
About our Wellness Panel
Aging and Technology
This panel will explore how technology, design and new community-based models can help contribute to greater independence, expanded personal connections and healthier lifestyles in later life. The panel will include both experts and entrepreneurs who are working to reimagine the aging experience.
About our Panelists
Katy Fike, Ph.D., is a founding partner of Generator Ventures, an early-stage venture fund focused on aging and long-term care, and co-founder of Aging2.0, a global innovation network and startup accelerator program. Fike is a Ph.D. gerontologist, strategy consultant, former investment banker, systems engineer and blogger. She is a sought-after speaker on topics related to innovation and aging and has been featured in national media including PBS NewsHour, Bloomberg TV, Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, Forbes, TechCrunch and Huffington Post. Fike is on the Board of Directors of the American Society on Aging and the Family Caregiver Alliance. She earned her doctorate in gerontology from the USC Davis School of Gerontology and her undergraduate degree in systems engineering from University of Virginia.
Richard Adler is a Distinguished Fellow at Institute for the Future. Adler has been a leader in the fields of aging and technology for more than two decades and is a principal at People & Technology, a research and consulting firm in Silicon Valley. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard, a master’s degree from the University of California at Berkeley and an MBA from the McLaren School of Business at the University of San Francisco.
Martin Entwistle, MBA, MB ChB, FRCSEd, Executive Director of Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s Innovation Center. From 1996-2008, Martin was founder and CEO of Enigma CKM Inc., a vendor that created a patented clinical decision support system, which was acquired by PAMF in 2008. Since joining PAMF, he has served as senior director of Personalized Healthcare Programs, developing programs that help to improve patients’ health by creating personalized health plans based on the patient’s individual situation and health. Martin qualified as a physician (MB ChB) from Birmingham University, UK and earned specialization in orthopedic surgery (FRCSEd), and MBA from Cranfield University, UK.