Jelmer Visser

Mapping the corona pandemic at subnational European level

Over the past few months, corona maps have been raining down on all kinds of media. These basically come in two types: a map with comparisons between different countries, or a zoomed-in version of one country depicting provinces or municipalities. This week I’ve been busy putting together...

No more sleepless nights thanks to our start-up of the week

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-up of the week: This week’s innovative Egg of Columbus goes to …

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, four start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Where will the future corona outbreaks be in The Netherlands?

The Coronavirus  – still something that was far from our daily lives a month and a half ago, is now furiously sweeping through The Netherlands. But not as drastically to the same extent all over the country. That one region is being hit harder than another has been clear from the start. The...

How colossal is the corona iceberg in The Netherlands?

The fact that many more people have contracted the corona virus than the official figures suggest will hardly raise any eyebrows. It is even neatly stated each day on the RIVM (the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment) website that the actual number of infections in The...

Start-up of the week: ISAAC counteracts tremors and quakes

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-up of the week: Hybrid burger wins IO’s weekly trophy

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-up of the week: Live streams for emergency dispatchers

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-up of the week: the remedy against plastic soup?

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-up of the week: Toy train turns programming into child’s play

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-up of the week: the green metamorphosis of delivery vans

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-up of the week: Hours of guilt-free shower time

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

Start-Up of the Week: the Belarusian weapon against fertilizer waste

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner. Innovation Origins presents a...

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