Niels Hendriks

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Niels’ interest domains are user empowerment & agency, internet of things and e-Health. During the last years he has worked in research projects together with different industry players, cultural organisations & the social profit/health sector.

Currently he is working on the ATOM (A Touch of Memory) project which tries to create an intelligent network of objects and people for persons with dementia, their family & the caregivers. This project tries to use internet of things-technology to ameliorate the life of the PwD. Niels’s work will focus on the participatory design with persons with dementia, family & caregivers.

Linked to his work at the Social SPaces|CUO research group he is doing a Phd in the Arts dealing with participatory design together with persons with cognitive impairments.

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