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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
Department of Information and Computing Sciences
Utrecht University
P.O. Box 80089
3508 TB Utrecht
The Netherlands
Tel +31 30 2537088


 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: Safety

"Burgemeestersgame scherpt de geest" - Veiligheidsregio Nr8 2011 - krant van het veiligheidsberaad

"Extreem-rechts will BBQ, wat nu?" - NRC 11 augustus 2011

"Burgemeester, loopt u mee in de stille tocht?" - burgemeestersblad Nr. 60 2011 - uitgave van het Nederlands Genootschap van Burgemeesters

"Serieuze spellen" - Chip Nr. 9 2011

"Help! - over de ontwikkeling van een serious game als oefenmiddel voor burgemeesters om zich voor te bereiden op een incident" afrondende rapportage van het consortium over de ontwikkeling van de burgemeestersgame. ISBN: 9789461930729

GATE Visierapportage toekomstige ontwikkelingen op het gebied van serious gaming binnen fysieke veiligheid (input voor vervolg op GATEprogramma).

SBO het congres Serious Gaming, 15-12-2011, voordracht over ontwikkeling van de game

GATE symposium, 30-05-2011, voordracht over visie over serious gaming

ICTdelta congres GATE Pilot Safety, 16-11-2011, demo

Thales personeelsblad

Symposium (NIDV) Samen Innovatiever en Veiliger, 1 december 2011

T-Xchange website

NIFV, NGB, TNO, T-Xchange, Thales, HKU: announcement about the implementation of the burgemeestersgame in 2012

Several tweets about the game.


Factsheet GATE Pilot Safety, website GATE program, March 2010

Expert meeting, 22 June 2010

Presentation GATE symposium, 8 July 2010

Poster presentation experiment March 2010, GATE symposium 8 July 2010

Session met Genootschap van Burgemeesters in region Amsterdam Amstelland, 10 September 2010

Publication in student magazine "De connectie" AI-studenten in Utrecht, September 2010

Website Nederlands Genootschap van Burgemeesters:
October 2010

website van Nationaal Crisis Centrum:
October 2010

TNO Nieuwsbrief Veiligheid, October 2010

GRIP, 4 November 2010

Article TNO Magazine, December 2010

Reference in NRC to our project,  large article on GATE


H. Stubbé, K. Groot, & J. van de Ven (2009) Human factors in the process of game concept design. Poster at D-CIS Human Factors Event 2009