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Making hardware to end social isolation

No Isolation aims to reduce social isolation and loneliness, and make difficult life transitions a little easier by developing warm technology.

In this talk, former Innovation Director at No Isolation Simon Oliver Ommundsen explains the process of designing, developing and refining two hardware products created specifically to reduce loneliness and social isolation.

Komp is a one-button computer that bridges the communication gap between those that struggle to use modern day technology, and their more tech-savvy family and friends.

AV1 is your eyes, ears and voice in the classroom on the days you cannot attend school. It is a telepresence robot that ensures no student misses a class, break time or conversation with friends. It is more than remote learning — it is the next best thing to being there in person.