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About GATE

GATE final publication 2012
Results from the GATE research project
a 75 page overview (pfd 4.7 Mb)

GATE Magazine 2010
a 36-page overview of the GATE project (pdf 5.3 Mb

Research themes:
Theme 1: Modeling the virtual World
Theme 2: Virtual characters
Theme 3: Interacting with the world
Theme 4: Learning with simulated worlds

Pilot Education Story Box
Pilot Education Carkit
Pilot Safety Crisis management
Pilot Healthcare Scottie
Pilot Healthcare Wiihabilitainment

Knowledge Transfer Projects:
Sound Design 
Motion Controller
Mobile Learning
Glengarry Glen Ross
Enriching Geo-Specific Terrain
Pedestrian and Vehicle Traffic Interactions
Semantic Building Blocks for Declarative Virtual World Creation 
Computer Animation for Social Signals and Interactive Behaviors


Center for Advanced Gaming and Simulation
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Utrecht University
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The Netherlands
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 ICTRegie is a compact, independent organisation consisting of a Supervisory Board, an Advisory Council, a director and a bureau. The Minister of Economic Affairs, and the Minister of Education, Culture and Science bear the political responsibility for ICTRegie. The organisation is supported by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) and SenterNovem.

Publications Pilot: StoryBox & Scottie

Publications StoryBox: 

Marieke Hochstenbach,Inspiratie creativiteit en technologie in het onderwijs, for Principals of
elementary schools, January 19, 2010. 

Henk van Zeijts, Creatieve technologie in het onderwijs, Netwerktafel serious gaming, January 19, 2010. 

Betty Bonn, StoryBOX, creative play for language education, GATE's midterm review symposium 'Game Innovation', on July 8, 2010. 

Betty Bonn, Using your senses in language education, in GATE - Looking at the future of games, on the occasion of GATE's mid term review symposium 'Game Innovation', on July 8, 2010. 

Dick van Dijk and Betty Bonn, Tastbaar taalonderwijs, in Waag Society Magazine 21. 

Emilie Resink and Miriam Reitenbach, StoryBOX: Tangible language education, in Control Issue 22. 

Miriam Reitenbach, Dick van Dijk, Marieke Hochstenbach, Emilie Resink,Exploring playful language education through co-creation with children, in Proceedings International Conference on Computers in Education 2011. 

Marieke Hochstenbach, Stimulating Language Education Through Playful Learning, in GATE magazine 2012.

Dick van Dijk, Remote Hugging Through ICT, in GATE Magazine 2012 

Publications Scottie: 

Dick van Dijk, Sabine E. Wildevuur, Scottie - Social connectedness in healthcare, 7th International Conference on Design & Emotion, Chicago October 4-7, 2010.

S.E.Wildevuur, Serious gaming for special needs, Stichting Toekomstbeeld der Techniek (STT), February 4, 2010

S.E. Wildevuur, Quo Art-Quo Science, TU Twente, April 26, 2010

S.E. Wildevuur, Smart care unlimited, Social Innovation Exchange (SIX), Paris, May 20, 2010

S.E. Wildevuur, Design for Our Future Self, for Finnish design group MEDEA, May 25, 2010

S.E. Wildevuur, The future of serious gaming in the Netherlands (workshop), The Dutch Powerhouse, June 1, 2010

Betty Bonn, Scottie: remotely connected, The web and beyond conference, theme 'proximity', June 1, 2010

Dick van Dijk and Astrid Lubsen, Full-body Interaction for Children. To enhance physical, mental and social well-being of Children (workshop proposal), IDC, the 9th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, Barcelona, June 9-12, 2010

Dick van Dijk, Developing Scottie, Internet Interdisciplinary Institute, research institute of the Open University of Catalonia, Barcelona, June 14, 2010

S.E. Wildevuur, User driven design within social innovation, Price, Waterhouse & Cooper June, 2010.

S.E. Wildevuur and P. Melis, Sociale interactie bevorderen door games, SmartHomes, Domotica en E-Health beurs, Eindhoven, June 24, 2010. S.E. Wildevuur

Betty Bonn, Remote play with loved ones, in GATE - Looking at the future of games, on the occasion of GATE's mid term review symposium 'Game Innovation', on July 8, 2010

Betty Bonn, Scottie: does remote play improve well-being, GATE's mid term review symposium 'Game Innovation', on July 8, 2010

S.E. Wildevuur, Design for Our Future Self: Smart Environment', PICNIC, September, 2010

Publications in 2009

Astrid Lubsen, Prototyping as a Method in the Design of Playful Objects, Design Principles & Practices (2009)

Astrid Lubsen, Exploring Playful and Affective Remote Communication Objects for Hospitalized Children, CHI workshop ‘Tangibles for children' (2009).

Betty Bonn, Scottie: playful affective communication - GATE Pilot Healthcare, Intetain (2009).