FORA.tv Speaker - Tim Laning

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Biography

Tim Laning co-founded the 
award winning Dutch serious game company Grendel Games in 2003. Medical serious games where added as a focal point as early as 
2005, marking the beginning of a strong business relationship with rehabilitation technology company Motek
Medical. Grendel Games creates games focusing on physical and mental rehabilitation, improvement of surgical training
, and medical education for universities, hospitals, and rehabilitation institutes. 

Grendel Games is the first company to work with hospitals to create a laparoscopic surgery training game
 to be released on Nintendo consoles in 2012.

 Laning encouraged the founding of Gameship, The Netherlands' largest serious game development media lab.

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Next Level: How Games Improve Health and Healthcare

10.13.11 | 00:42:55 min | 1 comment