George Pavlidis

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Name: George Pavlidis
Organization: 50+Hellas
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Title: Member of the scientific committee
Bio:
George Pavlidis is a graduate of Psychology and PhD candidate of Gerontology, in the International Faculty of the University of Sheffield. He is a part time Lecturer in the same institution and a member of the scientific committee of 50plusHellas, an NGO that deals with issues of older age. He has coordinated European Funded projects in local and regional level. Formerly, he was a professional basketball players for 13 years and the president of the Greek Professional Basketball Players Association.

Challenge Entries

This project aims to introduce senior individuals in technological means in order to communicate and get informed. Through intergenerational learning in a classroom setting, young students tutor seniors on one to one basis, in basik skills of operating computers and tablets.