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.

Healthy food choices among youngsters

Creative Care Lab
A research to stimulate healthy food choices among young secondary school students by leveraging social norms.

Grey & Green (GRAGE)

Old age in Jardin du Luxemburg Paris
Creative Care Lab
GRAGE intended to develop ideas to promote an active, harmonious, and inclusive citizenship for elderly people living in urban contexts.

Amsterdammers, maak je stad!

Amsterdammers, maak je stad!
Creative Care Lab
Through this project, we supported city-makers, active citizens and social entrepreneurs with their initiatives to make our city a better place for everyone.

Applied gaming for a smokefree generation

Rookvrije generatie?
Creative Care Lab
In this project, we aimed to prevent smoking during pregnancy by supporting a smoking prevention approach.

DIY finger splint

DIY finger splints on fingers
Care Lab
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

Dutch Design Week - Embassy of Health
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.