GEMH Game Gallery

02 July

GEMH Game Gallery

Date

02-07-2022

When

11:00am - 4:00pm UTC +01:00

Location

TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht

Nastasia Griffioen and Joanneke Weerdmeester bring together games-for-wellbeing from all corners of the country (and beyond!) to share with kids, youth and adults! Join this free event by registering for a ticket on www.gemhgamegallery.com.

Speakers

Hanneke Scholten, Abele Michela

We invite you to come and experience the positive impact of play and games on July 2nd at TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht, Netherlands. During this free and fun festival, you will be able to try out all sorts of games that can improve our wellbeing! In addition to the demos on our demo square, you can listen to experts from game design, science and community building talk about the power of games for good. 

For more information, visit our website: www.gemhgamegallery.com

The GEMH Game Gallery is powered by Joy Ventures, KNAW, the City of Utrecht, the Behavioural Science Institute, the University of Twente and Nintendo.

Speakers

Hanneke Scholten title=
Hanneke Scholten
Co-Director of GEMH Lab

Researcher, interdisciplinary work and collaboration, wants to understand the how's and why's, loves her high heels and coffee in the morning, walks and talks too fast.

Function

Assistant Professor at University of Twente

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Abele Michela title=
Abele Michela
Researcher at GEMH Lab

Phd student working on a training program for Dutch Police incorporating Virtual Reality and Biofeedback.

Function

PhD-Candidate

Contact

Attendees

Nastasia Griffioen title=
Nastasia Griffioen
Operations Manager of GEMH Lab

Nerd, is fascinated by the brain even more than your average zombie, into etymology and reading, drawn to anything tech-related, especially artificial intelligence. Wants to explore social tech (such as social media) and how these relate to young people's wellbeing.

Function

Post Doctorate

Contact

E-mail Nastasia

Location

Ken Koontz title=
Ken Koontz
Creative Director of GEMH Lab

GEEK, Game designer, artist, producer, anime and video game enthusiast, American football player, and as of recently a newb gardener. I'm pretty much always down for new ventures and experiences - O' ley do it!

Function

Founder of Koontz Interactive

Contact

E-mail Ken

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Anouk Tuijnman title=
Anouk Tuijnman

I am a passionate researcher interested in improving the well-being of young people with the use of innovative interventions.

Function

PhD-Candidate

Contact

E-mail Anouk

Location

Joanneke Weerdmeester title=
Joanneke Weerdmeester
Reseacher and consultant at GEMH Lab

Behavioural scientist, lecturer, consultant, gamer, dungeon master, language enthusiast, and lover of all things geeky. Passionate about creating and validating interventions and interactive experiences that can help us understand and manage our well-being in a playful and meaningful way.

Function

Freelance Consultant

Contact

E-mail Joanneke

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Marlou Poppelaars title=
Marlou Poppelaars

I am a Postdoctoral researcher passionate about internalizing psychopathology prevention and the use of technology and innovation for this purpose while stimulating intrinsic motivation. I love to read, cook and bake everything delicious. Working on finishing my dissertation and Two Dots (Level 3682 and counting).

Function

Postdoc

Contact

E-mail Marlou

Location

Anouk Poppelaars title=
Anouk Poppelaars

PhD candidate interested in using social regulation of emotion and multidisciplinary game design to promote mental health in youth. Disheveled multi-tasker and provider of snacks.

Function

PhD-Candidate

Contact

E-mail Anouk

Location

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