Microsoft Research has joined the 2013 LeadingAge HackFest as a corporate donor. HackFest will be Oct. 25-27 at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. The event, co-sponsored by Ziegler and LeadingAge, is meant to encourage participants to create a technology-driven tool aimed at improving the lives of older adults and families. Suggestions for what participants could develop include a website, app or device, the organization said.
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