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3. Digital Health Lab Day

We are looking forward to sharing and exchanging experiences with you and other health professionals, developers, managers, practitioners and researchers at the 3rd Digital Health Lab Day on Thursday 16 September 2021. Please save the date – an invitation will follow in June including the options available for registration.

The theme of the 3rd Digital Health Lab Day of ZHAW is: «Implementing Digital Health Innovations». If the situation with regards to the Corona pandemic permits, the event will take place at ZHAW School of Health Professions in Winterthur. The keynote presentations and start-up-pitches will be broadcast online. We are constantly monitoring the situation around the corona pandemic and will inform via this website if there would be any changes in the event format or program.

Invitation flyer 3. Digital Health Lab Day (PDF 632,2 KB)

Facts & Figures

  • Date: Thursday 16 September 2021, 9.00 am – 4.50 pm, followed by an aperitif.
  • Venue: ZHAW-Departement Gesundheit, Katharina-Sulzer-Platz 9, 8400 Winterthur. The keynote presentations and start-up-pitches will be broadcast online.
  • Cost: Full price CHF 150.- // Staff ZHAW CHF 50.- // Students BSc, MSc und MAS CHF 25.- // Online participation free.
  • Registration deadline: 31. August 2021. Limited workshop places. First come, first served.
  • Language: Keynotes, start-up-pitches and some workshops: English // other program items: German

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 the 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!

Program

The theme of the 3rd Digital Health Lab Days of ZHAW is: «Implementing Digital Health Innovations». Digital solutions, their development and practical application in the healthcare sector will be presented and discussed in keynote presentations, workshops, start-up-pitches, and other formats. The focus is on contactless consultation and treatment options, crosslinking, and artificial intelligence in medical analysis, thereby demonstrating that digitalisation offers a major opportunity for a high quality and cost-efficient healthcare system.

Language: Keynote presentations and some workshops: English, other program items: German

The detailed program including speaker information and abstracts can be found here:

Registration

The event will take place at ZHAW School of Health Professions in Winterthur (Katharina-Sulzer-Platz 9). The keynote presentations and start-up-pitches will be broadcast online. Please register here for your preferred form of participation.

Cost: Full price CHF 150.- // Staff ZHAW CHF 50.- // Students BSc, MSc und MAS CHF 25.- // Online participation free.

Registration for participation in Winterthur

Registration for online participation

Poster exhibition

The program committee invites researchers and students to submit posters illustrating the research methods and research results of digital health solution projects to be exhibited at the Digital Health Lab Day on the new campus of the ZHAW Health Department. The poster exhibition is an opportunity to explore research ideas with other participants and to generate new inspiration for joint projects. The posters may include the following:

The best student and non-student poster entry will be awarded the Best Student Poster Award or Best Poster Award, which will take the form of a certificate and cash prize of 250 Swiss francs.

Call for Start-ups

We invite innovative startups in the digital health sector to present their ideas in the pitching session on site in Winterthur. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to present your company to a broad audience. Apply here.

 

Further information: Chris Russ, chris.russ@zhaw.ch

Past Digital Health Lab Day

We have discussed 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 was 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 of the second Digital Health Lab Day here.

You can find the detailed program of the first Digital Health Lab Day here.

Organization

Program Committee

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: zhaw.ch/digitalhealth

Contact

Do you have any questions about the conference?

Please contact the organizing committee: digitalhealthlabday@zhaw.ch

Sponsors

The 3rd Digital Health Lab Day is supported both financially and ideologically by our partners and sponsors. We would especially like to thank them for their commitment and kind support!

If you would like to be a sponsor for this event, please contact Maria-Magdalena Freystätter

 

ZHAW School of Health Professions
Institute of Physiotherapy
Katharina-Sulzer-Platz 9
8400 Winterthur

 

+41 (0) 58 934 73 37
maria-magdalena.freystaetter@zhaw.ch