At IPaT, the transformation of everyday life is well underway. Here, interdisciplinary teams of researchers, scientists, interaction designers, and engineers are collaborating with experts from every field of study to develop technologies that empower people from all walks of life.
IPaT has identified four core areas of research focus: Lifelong Health and Well-Being, Smart Cities and Inclusive Innovation, Platforms and Services for Socio-Technical Systems, and Shaping the Human-Technology Frontier. The convergence of people and technology is revolutionizing these industry sectors, and IPaT brings together the right people and processes at the right time to transform blue-sky ideas into real-world solutions.
IPaT's continuum of healthcare research is working to promote and enable vibrant and lifelong physical and mental health. Accomplished scholars and clinicians work together to transform healthcare delivery systems by creating novel and easily accessible health and wellness technologies.
Through our socio-technical systems research, IPaT is merging physical and digital worlds with complex data analytic and communication capabilities, and leveraging our wealth of expertise to understand and enable fundamental change of complex enterprise systems.