Social Innovation is a force for social change. Social entrepreneurs develop and adopt effective solutions in addressing social needs in various ways, including product, platform, process and policy innovation.

Smart Age Innovation Adventure

Offering training courses on innovation and technology to unleash talent from elderly


Year Established: 2018

Beneficiaries: Elderly

Handling elderly's daily problem through innovation


  • The problem of aging population is serious in Hong Kong, around twenty million people ages between 50-70
  • Retired elderly lacks communication and interaction with the society


  • Offer training courses to elderly on innovation and technology, such as creative thinking, virtual reality sketching and 3D printing, aiming to encourage them to come up with creative ideas to solve daily problems


135 elderly to be offered training courses

20 of participated elderly will be trained as tutors

300 community members understand the capabilities of the elders through participated in the creative workshops
Encourage elderly actively engage in the society to share their inventions and broaden their social circles


Smart Age Innovation Adventure receives training fee to maintain the operation


Innovation and technology training workshops  

Trainings will be offered to elderly about creative thinking, as well as VR and 3D technology

Holding exhibition 

Innovation products designed by elderly will be shown in the exhibition, aiming to enhance public awareness on elderly