Wageningen, 5 June 2014 – Noldus Information Technology BV continuously strives to improve the services for its customers in all countries where we have a presence. Because of our growing customer base in China, we have established a wholly-owned subsidiary in 2011. Our Beijing office currently has 8 highly qualified staff members, and we plan to open a branch office in Shanghai later this year. As part of our long-term strategy, we have recently decided to adjust our sales and distribution channels in China, in order to be more directly involved in marketing, sales and technical support.
With a record-breaking number of people visiting the booth, we look back to a highly successful annual meeting of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. Our booth at the Moscone West Conference Center was the place to be for researchers searching for innovative recording and data integration solutions for their simulation research.
Together with FaceReader developers from VicarVision, Noldus is working on the perfect solution for Market Research: FaceReader Online! Do you want to offer your client, internal or external, the best and most reliable techniques for remote measurement of appreciation, and so on? FaceReader Online will be the perfect tool for you: coming soon, so stay tuned!
This autumn, a team of scientists is going to measure the emotions, brain activity and subjective feelings of a writer (Arnon Grunberg) as he creates a new book. The measurements will be correlated with the text he writes. When he writes about anger, does he feel the emotion himself? What factors influence the creative flow?
Would you like to know the truth behind Facial Coding Research?
'Online Facial Coding: Is it here to stay?' by Mirjam Broekhoff was published in the September issue of ‘Neuromarketing Theory & Practice’
The Observer XT product group welcomed its 500th member today! Niek Wilmink, Portfolio Manager analyzes the growth: “When we announced the 400th member, we saw a huge growth in online communication. Since then the online research community only grew bigger. By creating The Observer XT product group on Linkedin, we have aimed to create a platform for discussion and knowledge-sharing. Today, I am happy to see that users of the software all around the globe have found their way to The Observer XT product group.
Noldus celebrates 2000 EthoVision sites worldwide. The milestone was reached when Dr. Ilia Karatsoreos from the Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience purchased EthoVision XT 9. It was bought in combination with water mazes, T-mazes, Y-mazes, Barnes mazes, plus mazes, and open fields – for both rats and mice. Additionally, his colleagues will also be using CatWalk XT.
Yesterday Noldus Information Technology has been selected as a top innovative company in The SME Innovation Top 100. The Netherlands has more than 800.000 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Noldus was chosen as one of the top 100 most innovative companies, ending up on position 68. The SME Innovation Top 100 was held for the 8th time this year and is one of the biggest and most important lists to be on for SMEs. The event is always held in The Netherlands. This year, the event took place in Eindhoven on June 12.