AgeTech Collaborative™ From AARP

Driving Innovation at the Nexus of Longevity and Technology

We are connecting the leading AgeTech startups, most forward-thinking investors, enlightened enterprises and creative testbeds in a collaborative space designed to generate big new ideas and send thriving products into a global economy worth more than $45 trillion.

Why the Collaborative?

Our Mission

Our mission is to discover, support and scale ideas that will help empower millions of people to choose how they live as they age. Created by AARP, the AgeTech Collaborative™ brings leading startups, forward-thinking investors, enlightened enterprises and creative testbeds together to innovate and introduce smart solutions into the more than $45 trillion economy fueled by people 50 years old and over.

We do this by providing our portfolio startups access to funding and services, piloting opportunities, and enabling meaningful new models for the world’s leading enterprises.

Our Ecosystem

Who is Part of the AgeTech Collaborative?


Institutions, Venture Capital Firms, and/or Corporations that invest in startups

Gain access to a growing portfolio of AgeTech solutions.


Leading brands interested in tapping the high growth AgeTech arena

Increase the value and reach of your brand through collaborative opportunities with emerging AgeTech solutions.


Organizations looking to offer a pilot environment for startups to test and validate solutions

Offer your customers and patients innovative solutions through early-stage startups developing products and services in critical AgeTech categories.

Business Services

Companies with a product or service that would appeal to early-stage startups

Grow your business and client base by providing services to the startup community.


Startups with products or services focused on the age 50+ market

In order to be invited to join the AgeTech Collaborative, a startup must first work with AARP through a pitch, challenge or mentorship program.

Ready to Get Started?

You’ll be in great company when you join.

Featured Startups

We find innovative startups so you don’t have to.

AgeTech Collaborative™
in the News

A new series from BBC StoryWorks, Technology’s Golden Age, is highlighting three AgeTech Collaborative portfolio startups:

Learn more about BBC StoryWorks and the “Technology’s Golden Age” series here.

Proven Track Record of Success

Proven Track Record of Success

Army Distaff Foundation

Testbed Spotlight

“As a testbed community, the AgeTech Collaborative™ helps us find innovations to meet our challenges head-on.”

Army Distaff Foundation (ADF) is a nonprofit organization focused on caring for 275 older veterans by providing high quality health care and specialized programming, including innovative care solutions and new technologies. 

ADF has worked with AARP Portfolio Startups to address challenges their residents face including social isolation, mental heath and physical well-being.

Let's Get Started

Help us drive innovation at the nexus of longevity and technology