For the Region, the Silver Economy is a priority market with :
Market structuring and business support
Support for territories to enhance the recpetion of their elders
Applied research and innovation
Training in the field of personal assistance
The regional territory is alreadyat the forefront of research and innovation : the Centich and the Centre de basse vision de la Mutualité Anjou Mayenne are perfect examples of this.
The CCI (Chamber of Commerce and Industry), the Gérontopôle, a network of actors in the Pays de la Loire region for« Ageing Well », and the Living Lab at the University Hospital of Angers provide regional expertise in terms of health, gerontological and technological services.
The presence of major players in the housing, personal services and digital sectors, as well as the involvement of local authorities, particularly the Maine-et-Loire departement and the CCAS of Angers, make the Pays de la Loire a real laboratory in terms of social innovation...
Angers the Smart Silver City of tomorrow
Rich in solid collaborations between players in the fields of ageing, health, IOT and Silver Economy, Angers aims, within 10 years, tobuild the smart silver city of tomorrow: a true model of a «High Human and Urban Quality» living space that is accessible, inclusive and attractive, respectful and rich of its seniors.
Angers offers a quality of life that is regularly distinguished in the rankings, combining lifestyle and economic dynamism.