Always wanted the opportunity to work with other great minds?
Always wanted the chance to impress industry and start-up founders?
Always wanted to win a free trip to a European competition in Paris?
Always looking to increase your employability and make your CV shine?
Always wondered how and where a genius idea starts?
See you there ... :)

NB! All student participants will have the opportunity to receive 2 ECTS for optional course
LTMR.00.019 From Idea to Business Plan (an additional individual written report is also required for credits)


Health & wellbeing

challenges under this theme range from core medicine topics to healthy living & active aging, from early diagnosis and prevention to gadgets that enable to bringing care home, and enable us to  live longer, healthier life.

Making food healthy

Food challenges, everything that connects food to health and biosustainability.


is an important goal for humanity given the urgency of our global challenges. Ranging from designing cell factories for replacing fossil-based chemicals and creating novel bio-based materials to the design of biosensors for environmental or medical use, synthetic biology plays a crucial role in this development.
2020 PRELIMINARY AGENDA (this year we will have just one day)

Morning for inspiration and ideation
9.30-10.00   Gathering and morning coffee
10.00-11.30 Keynotes by experienced professionals
                      Challenge providers and start-ups, 2019 winners reflections
      EIT Health and EIT Food, EIT Health Alumni network, Biovoices and Biobridges projects
11.30-12.00 Mentor introduction round. Ideation and team formation, first feedback on the ideas
12.00-13.00 Lunch
Afternoon for development and validation
13.00-18.00 Presentation of awards and judging criteria
                      Interactive design thinking workshop
18.00-19.00 Advice on presenting your idea
                      Presentations of the ideas and progress during the innovation day
19.00-20.00 Feedback from industry experts and some great prizes :)
                      Networking with light snacks

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