SOS Assistant | Isidora Rivera Vollmer
Heatwaves have been associated with a 14% increase in the risk of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests (OHCA). The SOS Assistant revolutionises the way to restore a normal heart rhythm during heat-related OHCAs involving older adults in 10-15 years’ time.
Adaptive Jacket | Pashywn Cabral
A jacket that blocks UV radiation and keeps a stable body temperature during heatwaves. This concept jacket features a variety of smart materials, such as photochromic material located on highly exposed areas that reflect harsh UV rays.
Window-Blind | Lihao Chen
Window-Blind helps elderly people regulate their temperature and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. An evaporative cooling system, it uses metal-organic framework to condense water molecules from air passing through a window, cooling it and reducing room temperature.