Innovation for Health - 14 February 2019
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Innovation for Health - Shaping the future of healthcare
Innovation for Health - Shaping the future of healthcare
Innovation for Health - Shaping the future of healthcare
Innovation for Health - Shaping the future of healthcare

PhD Pitch & Poster Presentation

Communicate your research to key players in Life Sciences & Health

Winner of Upcoming Scientist Award 2018

As a PhD student you are invited to present your research at Innovation for Health with a PhD pitch and a poster presentation. By doing so, you will get the opportunity to practice presenting your research, get in contact with 800+ key players in Life Sciences & Health, broaden your knowledge of the Dutch Life Science sector and also have the opportunity to win the prestigious Upcoming Scientist Award worth €1,000,-!


On the exhibition floor, you will have the opportunity to showcase your research summarized in a (A0) poster. Next to that, you have 3-minutes to convince a professional jury of the ingenuity, quality and social impact of your research in a pitch. After all pitches, the jury will select a winner who will be awarded with the Upcoming Scientist Award worth €1,000,-!

Sponsor Upcoming Scientist Award

Sponsor Upcoming Scientist Award: Genmab
The Upcoming Scientist Award is sponsored by Genmab. Genmab is an international biotechnology company specializing in the creation and development of differentiated antibody therapeutics for the treatment of cancer.

 

PhD Package (for PhD students only)  Early-bird fee Regular fee 

• Pitch presentation of 3 minutes
• Poster board for poster presentation
• 1 entrance ticket for the conference
• Possibility to win the Upcoming Scientist Award worth €1,000

 € 100 € 125 

All prices are excluding VAT.

Registration criteria:
+ You are currently enrolled as a PhD candidate.
+ You are working on a life sciences or healthcare related topic, and your project must foster innovations in healthcare or life sciences.
+ You are the main contributor of the project that is presented (first authorship).

The PhD package consists of two components: the pitch and the poster presentations. Please find the guidelines of the pitch and the poster presentation below: 

Pitch guidelines
+ 3-minute pitch presentation summarizing your research
+ A maximum of 3 PowerPoint slides highlighting your research

Poster guidelines
+ Size A0, portrait format
+ Written in English in a manner that can be understood by educated lay people. Jargon should be avoided.
+ Depending on the font, the font size is not smaller than 24.
+ The texts are written in a way that is easily readable, preferably in short sentences and using bullet lists.
+ Figures and graphs are labelled and only included when they are relevant for the texts.
+ The poster should not have distracting or unnecessary decorations.

All participants will be assessed on diverse criteria, some based on the poster presentation but most of the criteria based on the pitch. The jury will assess every participant and study using the following criteria:

Criteria
+ Quality of submitted abstract
+ Innovativeness of the subject
+ Social impact
+ Quality of the method
+ Chance of success: leading to improvement or solution to problems in healthcare
+ Adheres to time limit of 3 minutes
+ Poster: Use of design that communicates the content well and in a clear and attractive manner
+ Oral presentation: in line with the content of the poster, clear and convincing delivery

PhD Poster Presentations

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Calling entrepreneurs for pitches!

Are you looking to raise capital or to find partners to co-develop your healthcare solution? Do you want more exposure for your company and your products amongst decision makers in health & Life Sciences? We have room for 10 start-ups and 6 scale-up companies to pitch their healthcare innovation to key players in Health & Life Sciences.
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Calling entrepreneurs for pitches!
Contribute as sponsor, speaker or exhibitor!

Do you want to capture the attention of our 800+ high-level attendees in key positions? Then join the sixth edition of Innovation for Health and benefit from the diverse sponsorship & exhibition opportunities that this conference has to offer you. Have a look at our participation brochure or contact us to discuss the possibilities.
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Contribute as sponsor, speaker or exhibitor!
We are looking for designers!

Did you develop an innovative product or concept for a current complex problem within healthcare? Register for the Design Expo and showcase your innovation on the exhibition.

Participation is free of charge, deadline for application:
5 December 2018.  More information

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Sponsors & Partners
Main partner
Health~Holland
Host sponsor
Erasmus MC
Host sponsor
Gemeente Rotterdam
Host sponsor
Life Sciences & Health 010
Platinum sponsor
Janssen Diagnostics - Janssen
Gold sponsor
Medical Delta
Silver sponsor
NLC The Healthtec Venture Builder
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Kempen
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