prof.dr. S.B. (Steven) Vos - Expertise
P.O. Box 513
5600 MB EINDHOVEN
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Steven Vos is professor (Chair Design and Analysis of Intelligent Systems for Vitality and Leisure Time Sports) at the Department of Industrial Design at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) and head of research (Chair Move to Be at the School of Sports Studies, Fontys University of Applied Sciences. He has a PhD in Human Kinesiology (Human movement science – University of Leuven) and holds a master’s degree in Social Psychology (University of Leuven).
His main area of work is in (i) profiling people (during physical activity and/or sports participation) in different settings, such as children in schools during PE-lessons or at play grounds, participants in running events and/or while running in daily urban areas, people at work, elderly, etc.), (ii) designing tailored services and products to improve physical activity, pleasure and vitality, and (iii) evaluating the effectiveness, efficiency and impact of these social and/or technical innovations. With his multidisciplinary research he wants to contribute to the design of smart solutions for vital and (sports) active people, taking into account individual, social and environmental factors.