1. 21.06.2017
  2. 22.06.2017

Congress programme

09:00 - 10:15
  • Sensors & MEMS

    Analytical Microsystems for Medical Applications
    Prof. Dr. Gerald Urban
    Professor, Laboratory for Sensors, Department of Microsystems Engineering - IMTEK, University of Freiburg

    Customized Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sensors
    Dr. Tobias Tröger, Team Manager Medical Sensors
    Dorothee Kitz, Key Account Manager
    Corscience GmbH & Co. KG, Erlangen

    … How Small Can it Be … Flex and Flex-rigid PCBs for Medical Devices
    Markus Wille
    R&D Manager, Schoeller Elektronics Systems GmbH, Wetter
  • Big Data & Personalised Medicine

    Sharing Pooled Genomic and Clinical Patient Data to Enable Personalized Cancer Medicine
    Prof. Dr. Fabien Calvo
    Chief Scientific Officer, Cancer Core Europe, Villejuif Cedex, FR

    Structured Data in Radiology and its Importance for Personalised Cancer Medicine
    Tobias Gottmann
    Director Business Development, Mint Medical GmbH, Dossenheim

    Bringing Big Data into Clinical Practice
    Dr. Klaus Heumann
    Chief Executive Officer, Biomax Informatics AG, Planegg-Martinsried
  • Digital Prevention & Care

    Risk-adjusted Patient Surveillance - Today and in the Future
    Dr. Dirk Hüske-Kraus
    Clinical Director Patient Care and Monitor Solutions, Philips Medizin Systeme Böblingen GmbH, Böblingen

    Closed-loop Metabolic Control in Diabetes Care
    Prof. Freimut Schliess
    Director Science & Innovation, Profil Insitut für Stoffwechselforschung GmbH, Neuss

    STEADY: a Sensor-based System for Self-management in Depression
    Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hegerl
    Director, Clinic and Policlinic of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig
    Dr. Stefan Buschner
    Head of Competence Center Health, adesso AG, Dortmund

10:30 - 11:45
  • Mobile Health

    Integration and Connectivity in Mobile Health Applications
    Mihir Gupta
    Field Application Engineer, TEXAS INSTRUMENTS EMEA SALES GMBH, Freising

    Digital transformation for Cardiac Patients
    Felix Brand
    Managing Director & Founder,
    CardioSecur, Frankfurt am Main

    Sensor-based Gait Analysis: from Translational Reasearch to Telemedical Application     
    Prof. Dr. Jochen Klucken
    Vice Head, "Department of Molecular Neurology, University Hospital Erlangen

  • Companion Diagnostics

    Lab-on-chip Device for Companion Diagnostics to Determine Biomarkers that Have Not Been Accessible Before
    Prof. Dr. Frank Bier
    Head of Department Biosystems Integration and Process Automation, Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI, Potsdam-Golm

    New Miniaturised In-vitro Technology Concepts for the Early Diagnostics of Cancer
    Dr. Balázs Németh
    Team Leader Bioanalytical and Biomedical Systems, IMMS Institut für Mikroelektronik- und Mechatronik-Systeme gGmbH, Ilmenau

    Cancer Treatment: Circulating Tumor Cells as Predictive Markers
    Dorothea Schott
    Senior Scientist, SIMFO GmbH, Bayreuth
  • MDR Implications

    Challenges with the New European Medical Device Regulation     
    Dr. Bassil Akra
    Vice President Global Focus Teams Cardiovascular, Orthopedic and Clinical, TÜV SÜD Product Service GmbH, München

    Clinical Investigations
    Dr. Klaus Schichl
    Director Clinical Affairs CRM/EP, BIOTRONIK SE & Co. KG, Berlin
    The New MDR - A Closer Look on Software    
    Thorsten Stumpf
    Project Manager IT-Compliance, Verification & Reg. Affairs, Certified Professional for Medical Software, Metecon GmbH, Mannheim

12:45 - 14:00
  • Medical Embedded Systems

    Applications of NFC Technology as Medical Embedded Systems
    Jürgen Steinert
    Managing Director, solectrix GmbH, Nuremberg

    Application Potentials of Middleware for Medical Technology
    Robert Schachner
    Managing Director, RST Industrie Automation GmbH, Munich

    Virtual Development and Testing for Embedded Systems
    Thomas Schütz
    Managing Director, Protos Software GmbH, Munich

  • Augmented + Virtual Reality

    VR, AR or Mixed Reality - Enabling Technologies for Future Medical Applications    
    Johannes P. G. Atze, Managing Director & Founder     
    Kim Werner
    Software Engineer, HUMANICS GbR, Kempten
    Gaze control of computers and AR/VR headsets by eye tracking
    Stephan Odörfer
    Managing Director & Founder, 4tiitoo GmbH, Munich
    Collaboration in VR & AR for the MedTech & Pharma Industry    
    Roman Rolnik
    VR/AR Consultant, Innoactive GmbH, Munich

Networking programme

12:30 - 17:00
  • Partnering

13:00 - 15:00
  • MedTech.Dialog.Bayern Opening Event


    The healthcare industry is one of the major driving forces of employment and growth in Bavaria. The sector presents great opportunities but also faces demanding challenges. Currently, the focus in the healthcare industry is on two topics: The increasing requirements of the European Medical Device Regulation and the implications of extensive digitisation.

    MedTech.Dialog.Bayern provides a good environment for an interactive exchange with politicians, companies, service providers and health insurers to develop approaches for solutions and support.

    Opening and Brief Presentations
    • New Rules and Standards in Medical Technology
    • Implications of Digitisation
    • Central Challenges from the Actors‘ Perspective

    Statements of the Representatives of the Bavarian Ministry
    of Economic Affairs and of the Bavarian Ministry of Health
    • Sustainability of Bavarian Medical Technology
    • Framework Conditions for Healthcare in Bavaria

    Panel Discussion

    Initiating Work Groups