Coalition on Rehabilitation Engineering & Assistive Technology of Asia

About CREATe Asia

Coalition on Rehabilitation Engineering & Assistive Technology of Asia (CREATe Asia)  was founded based on International Convention of Rehabilitation Engineering & Assistive Technology, which has over 10 years history.  The coalition was formed by 10 rehabilitation engineeing and assistive technology organizations from countries and districts well developed in rehabilitation technology in Asia (including Ociania).  It was founded in 2015 in Singapore.  H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn presented in the founding convention in person and witness the historical event.

CREATe Asia shall facilitate the advancement of Rehabilitation Engineering (RE) & Assistive Technologies (AT) and promote the adoption of these technologies by the people in Asia.

CREATe Asia shall strive to achieve the following common goals:

  1. To provide a common platform for all the RE & AT stakeholders to share resources, knowledge & experiences;
  2. To grow a healthy ecosystem which eventually leads to cost effective and more Asian relevant RE & AT products;
  3. To work with international standards agencies to establish a set of Asian relevant standards for RE & AT products;
  4. To encourage collaborations in the research and innovation of RE & AT solutions across Asia.