The Quantified Self Institute focusses on:

  • self-knowlegde and self-tracking
    Quantified Self (QS) is a movement of developers and users who are interested in gaining self-knowledge by means of self-measurements, with the aim of…
  • staying healthy
    Our health is partly defined by our genes and by luck. But we do have an influence ourselves, especially though activity (including posture), food (including alcohol/drugs/tobacco), sleep, stress and social interaction: the Big 5 for Healthy Life

This means we do not do projects about:


  • measuring others, measuring groups of people or analyzing data streams of large samples. We focus on N=1 and self knowlegde.
  • tracking for other uses, such as top sports performance, security, surveillance etcetera.