On Thursday September 7th, 6 young companies from Belgium and Netherlands received an innovation grant from EIT Health, including VirtualMedSchool. After a solid competition with 30 other Life Sciences, Health & amp; Technology organizations, we have received the innovation grant being the winner of the EIT Health project 2017. Selection criteria were, for example, the potential impact on healthcare, innovative entrepreneurship, a wise market strategy,
On November 16th 2017, we will be speaking at Tomorrow@2017 in Jaarbeurshal Utrecht. “Case: Serious what? De leermogelijkheden van serious gaming”, time: 11:15 hour. For more information and complete program click here
On October 6th 2017, between 15:45-17:15, we will speak, together with Evert Hoogendoorn of Ijsfontein, at the 9th congress of the V&VN VS in hotel Papendal in Arnhem. This years theme is: Together into the future -the key to health. More information click here.
On September 28th 2017, we will be present at the World of Health Care 2017 Fokker Terminal, The Hague. We are pleased to welcome you at our stand for a free demo of abcdeSIM. For more information click here.
Earlier this year, we have submitted a (Headstart)proposal for the “Proof of Concept and Headstart competition”, of EIT Health Belgium and The Netherlands. We now received the good news that we finished as the No1 in the HeadStart competition, plus 1st position overall! We will be awarded with the HeadStart Grant, awards will be presented to the winners on September 7th. We will also pitch abcdeSIM
“Using real-time cognitive and non-cognitive indicators for regulation and self-regulation in game-based learning” Through NWO we started the strategic project “Using real-time cognitive and non-cognitive indicators for regulation and self-regulation in game-based learning.” Serious games have the potential to teach complex cognitive skills in an engaging and flexible way. They often provide real-time feedback based on cognitive performance indicators. Measurement of non-cognitive (eye-movements, stress) and
We reached SME Instrument phase 1 from Horizon 2020 with help of Inspiralia. This includes funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. Horizon 2020 Horizon 2020 is the new EU funding programme for research and innovation running from 2014 to 2020 with a €80 billion budget. H2020 supports SMEs with a new instrument that runs throughout various funded research and innovation fields,enhances EU international research and Third Country participation,
From June 26-29 we will join the Dutch Digital Health delegation to the UK. Part of the program will be pitching at the Dutch Embassy and attending the Health+Care Show. You can find us in the Dutch Digital Health Theatre. For more information click here (complete programme almost finished). If you want to meet us, just send us an e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Op 8 juni as zijn wij aanwezig bij de Refereeravond “20 jaar MMT” op het Erasmus MC. Deze avond is georganiseerd door het Traumacentrum Zuidwest-Nederland, onderdeel van het Erasmus MC. Wij zullen hier een demonstratie van onze game geven door middel van een “Battle” en de uitkomst na afloop met de ca. 200 deelnemers evalueren. Het programma van deze avond:
On June 2nd 2017, Mary Dankbaar will speak at the Symposium Health Games about the effects of a simulation game on the skills and motivation of doctors and students. This symposium, organised by the Utrecht Research Focus Area Game Research, brings together experts in the fields of game design and development, psychology, neuroscience, physiotherapy, and data and computer science. More information about this Symposium can