VR4REHAB will be at the Immersive Tech Week

We are glad to announce that the VR4REHAB Project will take part in the event of the year, the Immersive Tech Week (ITW) next 1st of December from 13:30 to 14:30 (local time) at De Doelen in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.


Program "VR 4 Rehabilitation: The Reality of Implementation"

  • Special session chair: Remco Hoogendijk
  • 13.30   Introduction
  • 13:35 “Developing VR for rehabilitation” – and mistakes we made by Gert-Jan Brok

Gert – Jan Brok CEO and co-founder of inMotion VR, he is continually working with innovative partners from tech, health and research to make new developments possible in the world of healthcare. By combining gamification and smart technologies like Virtual Reality since 2014 he is one of the early pioneers in this field that enables new forms of care and cure.

  • 13:50 “Implementing VR in a rehab clinic” – challenges and opportunities by Nick Marlein. 

Nick Marlein is director of patient care at Zeepreventorium and he is also the general director at the health and rehabilitation center Bundeling Zorginitiatives Oostende (BZIO).

  • 14:05 “The challenges of reducing the amount of face to face sessions by using VR in the mental healthcare industry” by Kevin van Geest.

Kevin van Geest is director of Sales at Psylaris, which develops virtual solutions for the Mental Healthcare market which allows therapists to treat patients more efficient and effective.

  • 14:20 Discussion

About The Immersive Tech Week

What to Expect at the ITW?

The immersive Tech Week (ITW) previously VRdays Europe, is considered Europe´s leading and most holistic event on immersive technology. This year will be holding its 8th edition at de Doelen in Rotterdam.

The event will take place from 28 November – 02 December 2022, a five day adventure filled with experiences, talks, round tables, workshops and more. 
Get Inspired 

  • 50+ hot speakers: Thought-leaders, global visionaries and experts share their ideas.
  • 10+ tracks: Covering today’s most pressing topics in our industry.
  •  Conferences, workshops and roundtables: Inspiration and intimate networking.


Experience and Discover


  • Trade show: Cutting-edge tech and the latest headsets.
  • Impulse: Pitches from aspirational startups, content creators and researchers.
  • Church of VR: The absolute best that creative XR has to offer.
  • Playground: Jump into the metaverse.
  • XR and Performances Nights: Where performing arts and immersive technology meet.
  • VR Awards: Celebrating the best XR has to offer.


  • Community: See your peers and make new friends.
  • Networks: Tap into specialised networks with whom we co-create programmes.
  • Drinks: Join our daily networking drinks.
  • Dinners: Don’t miss the Opening Night on Tuesday, November 29th, the biggest XR dinner in history!

Get a 20% off in your ticke using the Code ITW-VR4REHAB

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