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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.


Visiting address
Universiteit Utrecht, Department of Information and Computing Sciences 
Buys Ballot Laboratorium
Princetonplein 5
3584 CC Utrecht

Postal address
Universiteit Utrecht, Department of Information and Computing Sciences
Center for Advanced Gaming and Simulation
P.O. Box 80089
3508 TB Utrecht
The Netherlands


Remco Veltkamp,  Scientific Director GATE
ph: +31-(0)30-253 4091
email: R.C.Veltkamp(at)

Piet Buitendijk, Project Manager GATE

Rita Jansen, office manager
Buys Ballot Laboratorium, room 414
Phone +31 (0)30-253 7088
E-mail M.R.M.Jansen(at)

How to reach us

Public transport
From Central Station Utrecht to De Uithof: GVU bus 11 or 12(S). 
Bus stop Botanische Tuinen (11) or bus stop Padualaan (bus 12 and 12 S).
Walk north. Buys Ballot Laboratorium is the tall grey building behind Minnaert Gebouw.

By car
From motorway A 28 you take exit 2 ‘De Uithof'. Follow Universiteitsweg and Leuvenlaan, and turn left  to carpark Leuvenlaan (green rectangle on the map). It is not possible to park in front of Buys Ballot Laboratorium, but you will find carparks on several other locations on De Uithof, for example carpark Leuvenlaan and the parking garage Cambridgelaan (more information).
Note that Padualaan and Heidelberglaan are restricted to public transport only, and that parking at De Uithof is not free of charge. 

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