Jelmer Visser

Start-Up of the Month: Hands-free wheelchair mobility

Nobody sits in a wheelchair for fun, so if you’re not able to cover distances using your own limbs, that’s quite a challenge. It is even more annoying when you also need both arms in order to move a wheelchair forward. Of course, extra mobility is indispensable, although it would be...

Start up of the week – Let your dog have nine lives too!

”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...

Five magical medical channels on YouTube

Innovation is taking place in all kinds of sectors, some of which affect more people than others. Yet no one can avoid this sector as we all have a body that should ideally be kept in tip-top condition. Healthcare is developing at a rapid pace.  Whereas the need for hand-washing in medical...

You decide: Who will be our Start-up of the Month?

The month of July has already come to an end, and our weekly winners determined by our editorial staff. are now in the run for Start-Up of the Month. However, our readers can also have a say about our monthly trophy. Which of the five weekly winners do you think should win the July award? Vote for...

Start-up of the week: Hands free wheelchair mobility

”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 revolution in optics?

”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: innovation a loaded concept? Certainly not!

”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 month: Clearly done with dirty water

Nowadays at Innovation Origins we have a Start-up of the Day, and a Start-up of the Week – and now from July onwards – the start-up of the month too! June is over and the four weekly winners have battled each other for last month’s trophy. Together with the editorial staff, our...

Start-up of the Week: Bye bye myopia?

”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...

You Decide: Who Will be our Start-Up of the Month?

The month of June is officially over and that means that we ‘ll take a look back on what we’ve covered. Every weekday Innovation Origins publishes a Start-up of the Day and every Saturday the winner of the week is announced. The weekly winners are determined by our editorial staff and...

Start-Up of the Week: The Route to Sustainable Roads

”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...

Five memorable YouTube channels about mobility

Together with energy, mobility may well be the source of human development. Added to this is the fact that the development of this has taken a very interesting and dynamic route: what is the future of aviation? Can public transport solve the congestion problem? And how exactly do we design our...

Five inspirational YouTube channels for entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship; it remains a profession which you do not learn at school. Fortunately, there is such a thing as the internet, with thousands of stories about adventurers who were successful or who have actually failed. Like how a family business develops into a global market leader, what drives...

Start-up of the week: revolution in wastewater treatment

”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...

Five cool YouTube channels for innovation fans

YouTube is mainly known as a video platform with an abundance of cats and their capers, vloggers’ preoccupations and those clickbait lists with the five (or ten) best, biggest, most shocking, scariest things that will permanently change your life. And in keeping with this last theme, here...

Start-up of the Week: smart customer service for healthier pregnancies

”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. We shall consider various...

Start-up of the week: why oh why didn’t this already exist?

”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. We...

How Oryx physiotherapy is moving towards the 21st century

Do you walk properly? This question seems simpler than it is. How convenient would it be if everyone had access to advanced motion analysis without a referral to a laboratory? Quite a bit, right! That’s exactly what Utrecht start-up ORYX has in mind. 31-year-old Marjolein van Koningsveld and...

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