Meet the people behind neomento

The neomento team consists of carefully selected specialists from the fields of VR research, VR & software development, clinical research, neuroscience, medical engineering and product development. Through this we ensure that our Software is on the highest level, be it from a clinical, technological or scientific perspective.

Johannes Achtzehn

Clinical Research | Software Development

Johannes is fascinated by the human mind and advanced imaging technologies to study it. He is currently a medical doctor in training with a Master's degree in Biomedical Engineering. For the past 4 years, he developed Neuroscientific research paradigms at Thomas’ Aging & Cognition Research Group.

He supports neomento with his interdisciplinary expertise by bridging the gap between the technical and medical realms.

Jens Klaubert

Business Development

During his studies at universities in Germany and Poland Jens specialized in Management and Entrepreneurship. He brings in many years of management consulting experience as well as knowledge in terms of company building and project management. In his consulting projects he mainly worked on strategic IT projects for international firms.

Jens is responsible for the strategic development of neomento and covers all business related topics, such as finance, HR and sales.

Philipp Stepnicka

Clinical Research | Software Development

In his studies in Vienna Philipp specialized on Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience. He wrote his thesis on emotion processing and the perception of others during human interaction. In the Clinical Neuroscience lab at Vienna University he then went on with research on the neural basis of human behavior and cognition.

With this expertise he is now responsible for the development of concepts and details that form a clinical product and guarantee the efficacy and effectiveness of our virtual scenarios. At the same time, he takes care that our virtual environments and their virtual characters are as realistic as possible.

Dr. Adam Streck

Software Development

Adam holds a PhD in bioinformatics, with focus on modelling and simulation and has a passion for creative coding and digital media. Over the years he developed multiple products for virtual and augmented reality using various technologies and devices.

Adam is responsible for the creation of the product.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Wolbers

Clinical Research

Thomas is a professor for Aging & Cognition at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases. In his research, virtual reality plays a key role, for example to explore how this technology can help to improve cognitive abilities. Thomas has published many articles in prestigious scientific journals, he is a frequent speaker at international conferences, and he has won multiple research grants.

At neomento, Thomas advises the team on the scientific development and validation of innovative, VR based therapies.