Jurre Ongering

Jurre OngeringProject manager

Jurre Ongering works at Waag as project manager for Creative Care Lab and several projects of other labs in the organisation..

Through previous work experience, Jurre is familiar with front-line and second-line care organizations, the care & nursing sector, and charities.

Closed projects

Viruses biolab visual
Creative Care Lab


U-TOPIA sets the first step towards the empowerment of older Human Immunodeficiency Virus-patients.
Creative Care Lab

Healthy food choices among youngsters

A research to stimulate healthy food choices among young secondary school students by leveraging social norms.
Old age in Jardin du Luxemburg Paris
Creative Care Lab

Grey & Green (GRAGE)

GRAGE intended to develop ideas to promote an active, harmonious, and inclusive citizenship for elderly people living in urban contexts.
Amsterdammers, maak je stad!
Creative Care Lab

Amsterdammers, maak je stad!

Through this project, we supported city-makers, active citizens and social entrepreneurs with their initiatives to make our city a better place for everyone.
Rookvrije generatie?
Creative Care Lab

Applied gaming for a smokefree generation

In this project, we aimed to prevent smoking during pregnancy by supporting a smoking prevention approach.
DIY finger splints on fingers
Care Lab

DIY finger splint

Suffering from a malformed or painful finger? In many cases, a finger splint can help. A precise fit is required.
Creative Care Lab


Frail elderly often have to endure an arduous rehabilitation process after hipsurgery. To support this proces towards regaining functionality we have developed the game application ZELFIE. ZELFIE is specifically aimed at training functional activities, and at promoting self-reliance.
Low cost prosthesis prototype foot
Care Lab


Together with patients, health professionals (in education), hospitals, (young) designers, artists and healthcare entrepreneurs, we explore how stakeholders in healthcare themselves can be creator of solutions.
Dutch Design Week - Embassy of Health

Dutch Design Week

Waag is a regular guest at the annual Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven, with a main focus on the future of healthcare with the Embassy of Health.