Student Activities at the EMBC 2019 in Berlin

The IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society is pleased to announce the 41st International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference, to be held in Berlin, Germany from July 23–27, 2019. The overarching theme is “Biomedical engineering ranging from wellness to intensive care”. The conference will be held in Berlin, which is currently developing a major healthcare hub in Germany with three universities, the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH), Healthcapital, and more than 100 regional companies active in the healthcare business.


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From the 23rd until th 25th of July, the "Junges Forum BMT" will organize various events for all students (undergraduates and graduates), Young Professionals, WIE (women in engineering) and PhDs from all over the world together with the Student Activity Chairs of the EMBC conference and the EMBS Student chapter Magdeburg.

The program includes:
- trips to the Museum of Medical History in Berlin with an exclusive guided tour
- trips to the German Bundestag (the national parliament of the Federal Republic of Germany) with a guided tour
- and “Meet the berlin Healthcare Startups”

All VDE and IEEE members as well as everybody interested in the events is highly welcome to the events we organize!!

All attendance fees (including transport and entrance) have to be paid via Credit Card or PayPal in advance.

Museum of Medical History

Charité Berlin

July 23, 2019

Tour starts at 1 p.m.

Meeting point: City Cube, Messedamm, 14055 Berlin
Meeting time: 60 min prior to tour start

Registration:  +++ fully booked +++

Museum of Medical History

Workshop with Berlin Healthcare Startups

everythingpossible / Fotolia

Berlin healthcare startups will introduce theirselves to the student. The students will then select their favourite startup and start co-creating a solution (MVP- Minimum Viable Product) in small groups together with the startup. The event closes with a short presentation to all attendees and a networking session.

July 23, 2019 - Registration: +++ fully booked +++

Participating Startups:
Famedly >>
Ghost >>
RAMP>>                 … and many more!

                                                                                       Time table:
                                                                                       16:00 Introduction
                                                                                       16:15 Startup Pitches
                                                                                       16:35 Choose your Team and Startup
                                                                                       16:45 Power Workshop
                                                                                                 Get to know your team - Deeper insights into the
                                                                                                 challenge by startup - Understand: Questions, semantic
                                                                                                 analysis - Ideate/mastermind -  Select best ideas/elaborate
                                                                                       18:30 Share
                                                                                       18:50 Outro
                                                                                       19:00 Walk to Dinner and Networking
                                                                                       19:30 Dinner with Startup Leaders @TiergartenQuelle

Location: Room "EINS" at TU Berlin (Ernst-Reuter-Platz 1, 10623 Berlin

The German Bundestag

Deutscher Bundestag

July 24, 2019
Tour starts 6:30 p.m. - Registration closed
Meeting point: City Cube - 05:15 p.m.

July 25, 2019
Tour starts 8 p.m. - Registration:  closed - fully booked
Meeting point: City Cube - 06:30 p.m.

Deutscher Bundestag

In addition we have composed a list of evening activities for interested people in Berlin. Feel free to have a look on this list, but as it is your free time, these are only recommendations and not covered by any insurance of us. >>list