Articles by Christopher Wilkinson

Christopher Wilkinson headshotChristopher Wilkinson was appointed European Commission Consultant on HCI, Usability, and UX in 2014, following a successful collaboration to design an intelligent mobility aid for older people with the University of Trento, Italy. His work inspired the development of a framework to aid in the formative design of assistive technology. Having worked in UX for a number of years, Christopher obtained a Ph.D. in Inclusive Design from Cambridge University in 2012.

Future Proofing Tomorrow’s Technology: UX for an Aging Population

Based on an analysis of current research, the framework presented can be used as a benchmarking or scoping tool in thinking about the design of assistive technologies that particularly consider older people’s needs. [Read More]