JAIN Challenge NL 2023
The JAIN Challenge organised by JAIN is a competition for developed technical products and services based on eHealth and artificial intelligence, which support the quality of life and self-reliance of people with dementia and their carers and reduce the workload for professionals, relatives and carers.
To guarantee the quality of the JAIN Challenge 2023, an independent assessment committee with a broad orientation in the field of dementia care, technology development, evaluation, implementation and valorisation, together with experience experts, assists JAIN.
The JC assessment committee consists of the following specific persons:
Chair: Franka Meiland - INTERDEM
Marjolein de Vugt - INTERDEM
Jenny van der Steen - INTERDEM
David Neal - INTERDEM
Lizzy Boots - INTERDEM
Carolien Smits - INTERDEM
Wijnand IJsselsteijn - TUE/ECDT
Ans Tummers-Heemels - TUE/ECDT
Dirk Lukkien - Vilans
Johan van der Leeuw - Vilans
Renske - Leistra - Zorgprofessional
Saskia Danen - Zorgprofessional
Marco Blom - Alzheimer Nederland
Hester Blok - Mensen met Dementie en Mantelzorgers via Alzheimer Nederland
JAIN CHALLENGE (NL) - 2023
June 15 - Live Pitches
June 29 - Award Ceremony
prototype) for People with Dementia?
Previous JAIN Challenges
The first National JAIN challenge the Netherlands was organized in close Alzheimer Nederland in the spring of 2021. The winners of the first JAIN Challenge were announced on Wednesday 28 April 2021. Toloomba RMBR won in the 'Prototype' category. In the 'Market-ready product' category, 123Familie, took home the prize. Prof. Erik Scherder, Prof. Catholijn Jonker, Prof. Dick Swaab and Marco Blom (Alzheimer Netherlands) were participating in the first national JAIN challenge.
The World JAIN Challenge followed in March 2022 and JC 2023 takes place in June '23 in cooperation with Sweden.
In close collaboration with INTERDEM, Alzheimer Nederland and Alzheimer Europe, JAIN has organized the World JAIN Challenge (WJC) on the 23rd, and the 24th of March 2022.
The winners CeCe, best prototype, and Genus Home Care best full-fledged products, have been announced on the 6th of April 2022 by our Minister of Long Term care Conny Helder.
Distinguish Participating Experts in the World JAIN challenge were:
- Bengt van Loosdrecht, Ambassador of Sweden
- Prof. Charles Scerri, Vice-Chairmen of Alzheimer Europe
- Dr. Franka Meiland, Chair Interdem WJC Jury
- Prof. Dr. Arlene Astell, University Health Network, Toronto Canada
- Prof. Bengt Winblad, MD, PhD Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
- Prof. Dr. Wijnand IJsselsteijn, University of Eindhoven/ ECDT
- Prof. Dr. Ye-Liang Hsu, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
- Mrs. Conny Helder, Dutch Minster of Health
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JAIN organizes the JAIN Challenge on Thursday June 15 & 29 2023.