Symposium 25 years Roessingh Research and Development
Grolsch Veste Enschede
September 22nd 2016
09.30 – 17.00


09:30 - 10:00

Coffee & tea
10:00 - 12:00

Welcome ir. Miriam Luizink, director RRD

drs. Ank Bijleveld-Schouten, Commissioner of the King of the Province of Overijssel

RRD and Roessingh drs. Pieter Windt, director Roessingh

prof. dr. Ed Brinksma, Rector Magnificus University of Twente

Innovation in Dutch health Care dr. Dik Hermans, board member VitaValley

Restorative Neuroscience prof. dr. Jane Burridge, professor of restorative neuroscience, University of Southampton

Active Assistive Devices; Care in the future? prof. dr. Hans Rietman, professor in Rehabilitation Medicine and Technology, RRD

Telemedicine & Personalised Health: towards a next generation of rehabilitation prof. dr. ir. Hermie Hermens, professor Telemedicine, RRD
12:00 - 13:00

Lunch and demo's
   13:00 - 13:55

Parallel sessions:
 Session A
Evaluation & Implementation

chair & intro: Judith Fleuren, Roessingh

Lex van Velsen, RRD
Corien Nikamp, RRD
Ina Flierman, Roessingh
 Session B

chair & intro: Miriam Vollenbroek, ZGT/UT

Monique Tabak, RRD/UT
Hylke van Dijk, NHL Hogeschool
Anke Kottink, RRD
 Session C
Home exercise

chair & intro: Daan Wever, Roessingh

Hester Trompetter, UT
Sharon Nijenhuis, Radboudumc
Marit Dekker, RRD
   14:00 - 15:00

Parallel sessions (cont.):
Session D
Valorisation & Business

chair & intro: Miriam Luizink, RRD

Jasper Reenalda, RRD/SensoRun
Jan-Willem van 't Klooster, RRD
Wilma Koch, Health Innovation Park
 Session E
Activity monitoring and coaching

chair & intro: Hermie Hermens, RRD/UT

Chris Baten, RRD
Harm op den Akker, RRD
 Session F

chair & intro: Jaap Buurke, RRD

Gerdienke Prange, RRD
Alejandro Melendez, Hocoma
Arno Stienen, UT
15:00 - 15:30

15:30 - 16:00

Erben Wennemars Dutch speed skater, world champion and celebrity!


More information

  • Accreditation: Accreditation for the VRA is being requested.
  • Costs: Costs for the symposium amount to EUR 50,- p.p., including lunch, coffee, tea and drinks afterwards.
    After registration, an invoice will be sent to the address specified.

for the symposium


Contact info:


Invoice Address if different from Address above:


Roessingh Research and Development
Roessinghsbleekweg 33b
7522 AH Enschede
tel. 053 487 5713

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