In the Hauts de France region the share of people over 65 will increase by 30% between 2018 and 2030. The population of this region is ageing, and older adults will represent 1 person on 4 in a decade.

Yet, the Silver Economy is a growing sector in the region: incubators are supporting innovation and international events are raising awareness on the needs of older adults. Region Hauts de France also made the Silver Economy sector one of its strategic priority for the coming years.

What is it like to get old in Hauts de France? Why are SMEs that much ready to innovate? How can SILVER SMEs support region Hauts de France in better delivering innovative products and services for and together with rural seniors? Find out at a glance with our interactive infographic on the Hauts de France region!

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