FITTing Persons’ vitality and optimizing their Work Environment
In an increasingly competitive global economy, physical inactivity and burnout rates are increasing. Sustainable employability based on good physical and mental health is therefore crucial, preventing absenteeism and also reducing healthcare costs. POWEr FITTing optimizes the relationship between vitality and the (home) office environment through the combination of data acquisition, integration and application for the validation and acceleration of user-oriented solutions. By taking into account individual, societal and contextual factors, this enables employees to remain both healthy and productive. This benefits companies, individuals and wider society.
Partners: Fontys, HC Oranje-Rood, IMEC, TNO, TU/e
Contact: Marieke van Beurden @ firstname.lastname@example.org
POWEr FITTing I Marieke van Beurden – Project leader
Get to know the POWErFITTing project! The project focuses on the optimization of a person’s vitality both at work and the (home) office to remain healthy and productive. And how does POWErFITTIng benefit from being a project at Eindhoven Engine?
POWEr FITTing I Steven Vos – Professor
In the POWEr FITTing project we optimize the relationship between vitality and the (home) office environment. By taking into account individual, societal and contextual factors, this enables employees to remain both healthy and productive. An exciting topic and more relevant than ever due to COVID-19.
POWEr FITTing I Hans Brombacher – PhD candidate
Hans, PhD candidate, researches the improvement of a healthier and active environment for people in (home) offices. By the combination of data acquisition, integration and application for the validation and acceleration of user-oriented solutions, Hans is optimizing the relationship between vitality and the (home) office environment.
The Eindhoven Engine Project POWErFITTing
Healthy employees make for a healthy company, which explains why leading European industrial regions like Brainport are keen to understand what defines a healthy work environment.
Talkshow ‘a Vital Working Environment’
Smart use of technology to boost vitality – Vision on the future of our way of working and the part that technology plays, kick-off POWErFITTing programme & live demos of innovative solutions based on smart technologies that are available today.
Podcast Kracht van de Regio
A podcast with Katja Pahnke and Maarten Steinbuch about how Eindhoven Engine accelerates innovation, including two projects. Marieke van Beurden will give you insight about the POWErFITTing project and Gregor van Baars will tell you about the Advanced piezo-electric wafer stage project.