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Belgium-Netherlands, France, Germany, InnoStars, Ireland-UK, Scandinavia, Spain, Innovation, 2018

Students can innovate at I-Day events around Europe in November

3rd October 2018

Students work on healthcare innovation in teams; one more date set for March

 

Details have been released for 17 Innovation Days scheduled around Europe in November, to offer hundreds of students the opportunity to learn entrepreneurial skills and work in teams on developing healthcare innovations. Another event is set for March.

The Innovation Days (I-Days) initiative is designed to promote skills and enthusiasm for health innovation among undergraduate and postgraduate students from any background. Students attending I-Days receive an introduction to practical health innovation tools from educators and other experts, and then work in multidisciplinary teams to tackle real life health challenges sourced from EIT Health projects, local organisations and private corporations. Successful teams will receive resources to develop their ideas and an invitation to the Winners Event in December.

Schedule of Innovation Days, 2018-2019

  • 27-28 March 2018 – University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia – Contact: merikeleego@gmail.com
  • 14 November 2018 – Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA), Saint-Martin-d’Hères, France – Contact: nuria.calves@univ-grenoble-alpes.fr
  • 16 November 2018 – Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Sweden – Contact: anneliese.lilienthal@ki.se
  • 16-17 November 2018 – Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain – Contact: mledesmacarbayo@gmail.com
  • 16-17 November 2018 – University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal – Contact: nunesmaria@campus.ul.pt
  • 17 November 2018 – BioM, Martinsried, Germany – Contact: leppert@bio-m.org
  • 19 November 2018 – RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany – Contact: Anas.Abdelrazeq@ima-ifu.rwth-aachen.de
  • 22-25 November 2018 – University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Copenhagen, Denmark – Contact: ldam@sund.ku.dk – REGISTER
  • 23 November 2018 – Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden – Contact: Catharina.Svensson@imbim.uu.se
  • 23 November 2018 – University of Évora, Évora, Portugal – Contact: pq@uevora.pt
  • 23 November 2018 – University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal – Contact: jfigueira@uc.pt
  • 23 November 2018 – University of Oxford, Oxford, U.K. – Contact: maria.zubeldia@sbs.ox.ac.uk
  • 24 November 2018 – Imperial College London, London, UK – Contact: e.saunders@imperial.ac.uk
  • 24 November 2018 – Newcastle University, Newcastle, U.K. – Contact: Charlotte.Warin@newcastle.ac.uk
  • 24 November 2018 – University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain – Contact: montsecruz@ub.edu
  • 25 November 2018 – Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary – Contact: zoltan.aszalos@emk.sote.hu
  • 27 November 2018 – SDN, Napoli, Italy – Contact: direzionescientifica@sdn-napoli.it
  • 29 November 2018 – Sorbonne University, Paris, France – Contact: marie-aude.vitrani@sorbonne-universite.fr
  • 30 November 2018 – University of Évora, Évora, Portugal – Contact: pq@uevora.pt

Find out more information and watch for updates on the Innovation Days activity page.

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