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2019

May 2019 

2nd EXERCUBE PAPER PUBLISHED @CHI19

The 2nd ExerCube study is now available on ACM Digital Library Enjoy!

8th of May 2019

TEDx TALK ONLINE

Anna’s TEDx Talk is now live. Watch it on YouTube. Learn more about Anna’s journey from a sports scientist to a game researcher who’s now shaping the playful future of fitness training!

3rd of April 2019

SPHERY is Nominated!

Hurray! Sphery is nominated for the FIBO Innovation & Trend Award 2019 in the category «Startup»! 

20th of February 2019

1st quarter 2019

European Sports Tech Report

Wow! Sphery got featured in the European Sports Tech Report 2019. Thanks a lot, Sportstechx! We feel very honored.

May 2019

NEW EXERCUBE STUDIES

Let the research games begin: We started the first studies at our lab at Römerhof in collaboration with ETH Zurich and TU Chemnitz! So excited to find out more about the motor-cognitive effects of our ExerCube training.

May 2019 

SPHERY@TU Darmstadt: WTT Serious Games

We are very happy to be part of the amazing WTT Serious Games project at TU Darmstadt! Check it out on their website.  

4th – 9th of May 2019

Sphery@CHI2019

Anna will be presenting the second ExerCube paper at CHI’19 in Glasgow / May 4th-9th. It is the result of an amazing research collaboration with Katja Rogers from Ulm University, Laia Turmo Vidal and Elena Segura Márquez from Uppsala University and Elisa Mekler from University of Basel. 

16th – 18th of January 2019

Sphery@dvsSportmotorik2019

We showcased the ExerCube at dvs Sportmotorik in Bern.  

3rd of April 2019

SPHERY WON FIBO INNOVATION & TREND AWARD!

Woooow! We are so honored, happy and thankful that we won the FIBO Innovation and Trend Award 2019!

30th of March 2019

SPHERY OPENING@RÖMERHOF

Here we are! Our headquater at Römerhof is now officially open!

4th – 7th of April 2019

SPHERY@FIBO2019

Yeah! We will exhibit the ExerCube at Fibo 2019 (hall 7, booth A76). #wearefibo 

1st quarter 2019

Sphery@Römerhof

Hurray! Our Sphery Showroom / Lab / Office at Römerhof Zurich will open soon!

2018

16th of November 2018

Sphery@TEDx Zurich

Anna had the great opportunity to give a talk on virtual training worlds at the TEDx Studio in Zurich. 

19th of October 2018

Sphery@SBBSandbox2018

We had the chance to test and exhibit the ExerCube at the 1st SBB Sandbox at Zurich Main Station. 

20th – 29th of July 2018

2nd Sphery User Testing

We ran our 2nd study with the ExerCube. We compared the attractiveness and effectiveness of a cube workout with a personal trainer session.

7th – 8th of November 2018

Sphery@JCSG2018

Anna presented our first ExerCube paper at Joint Conference on Serious Games in Darmstadt. And yeah! The paper was awarded the Best Paper Award! 

14th – 16th of September 2018

Sphery@ZurichGameShow2018

We were part of the Zurich Game Show 2018. 

15th – 16th of May 2018

Sphery@SPOT2018

We were part of the 1st SPOT 2018 in Lausanne and pitched our vision of the playful future of fitness training. 

19th – 25th of March 2018

1st Sphery User Testing

We ran our very 1st study with the ExerCube. We tested the early stage prototype and asked testers for inspirations for the further design. 

25th of October 2018

Sphery@Digitaltag2018

We had the chance to exhibit the ExerCube at the 2nd Swiss Digitalday at Zurich Main Station. It was an honor to present our vision to the Swiss President Alain Berset and share our ideas with a large audience at the Pitching Battle stage. 

20th – 23rd of August 2018

Sphery@Gamescom2018

We were part of the Swiss Games Delegation and had the chance to exhibit the ExerCube at Gamescom 2018 in Cologne.

09th – 11th of April 2018

Sphery@FIBO2018

It was a great pleasure to be part of FIBO 2018 and to present our work at the European Health and Fitness Forum infront of an expert audience.