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2. Digital Health Lab Day

This year we will again discuss the latest trends and solutions in the field of Digital Health! The 2nd Digital Health Lab Day will take place online on Thursday, October 1, 2020. This year's participation is free of charge. Please save-the-date.

Digital Health Lab Day

Digitization in the health care system is a great opportunity for a high-quality and cost-efficient health care system. How important digitisation really is, becomes clear in view of this year's coronavirus pandemic. Digital networking in the healthcare sector, contactless consultation and treatment options, artificial intelligence for medical analyses - Digital Health offers solutions that are now more in demand than ever. Make new contacts and help us shape the future of our healthcare system!


We look forward to discussing the latest trends and solutions in the field of digital health with researchers and practitioners on the 2nd Digital Health Lab Day. The multifaceted topic of digital citizen-based medicine will be explored in depth in exciting keynote speeches, numerous interactive workshops, a pitch session for digital health startups and a poster session.

You can find the detailed program here.

Click here to register.

Date, Location, Target Group

OrganizerZHAW Digital Health Lab

Review 1st Digital Health Lab Day

On the 1st Digital Health Lab Day, around 200 participants from universities and industry discussed the latest trends and solutions in the field of digital health in exciting presentations and workshops. We thank all participants for their interest and active participation!

We congratulate Fiorangelo De Ieso (University Hospital Basel) and Stefan Seidel (ZHAW) on winning the Best Student Poster Award and wish them continued success.

Watch the video for a review of the 1st Digital Health Lab Day!


Program Committee

Prof. Dr. Sven Hirsch

ZHAW Institute of Applied Simulation (Scientific Chair)

ZHAW Gesundheit

Prof. Dr. Markus Melloh

ZHAW School of Engineering

Dr. Philipp Ackermann

Dr. Christian Russ

ZHAW Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik

Dr. Maya Barben

ZHAW Institute of Applied Simulation

About the ZHAW Digital Health Lab

The ZHAW Digital Health Lab is an association of digital health experts from the fields of biomedicine, health, technology and business. Its aim is to be a leading Swiss and internationally recognised centre of excellence in the field of digital health.  In order to facilitate research, innovation and technology transfer, we develop solutions for the creation of innovations, act as a liaison platform and rely on interdisciplinary cooperation with service providers, industry, health insurance companies, politics and other research partners.

You can read more about our activities here:

Past Life in Numbers Events


Do you have any questions about the conference?

Please directly contact Dr. Maya Barben: