Markus Backman is a Finnish occupational therapist who from an early age has been driven to helping elders and people with
disabilities regain their independence through technology. For the past two years he has been working at Yetitablet
developing giant tablets so patients can access applications to rehabilitate cognitive or motor functions, communicate with
loved ones, learn new skills, regain their independence and improve their quality of life
While developing the Yetitablet with patients, Markus has discovered the potential that apps have at impacting the well-being
of elders and people with disabilities. Through Android apps that are available for everyone, patients can regain their independence, mental, and physical health which can positively impact their quality of life. Now Markus would like to share
with you his findings and some apps that he’s discovered have the best impact.