Aging is a growing concern in Thailand with the potential to destabilize large segments of society. Within the next decade, more than one out of every five Thai citizens will be at least 60 years old, making the country “super aged” and leading to a host of economic and healthcare challenges. Kenan has identified promoting a healthy aging society as one of its key challenges to be addressed in Thailand.
Pfizer Healthy Aging Society: Kenan and Pfizer Thailand Foundation launched the Pfizer Healthy Aging Society project to address Thailand’s significant demographic transformation by establishing a preventative and alternative health care approach for pre-seniors and seniors that will lead to quality aging.
The NextGen Aging conference brought together experts from the United States, Thailand, Singapore, and Japan at the forefront of aging and technology to share cutting-edge research and innovations that are transforming how we age. Delegates gained insights into the intersection of aging and technology, at the first event of its kind ever to be held in the Kingdom of Thailand.