About I-Days

The Technical University of Madrid is hosting its first edition of the EIT Health i-Days on 16th-17th November 2018.

A two-day challenge, where you will have the opportunity to work in a  multidisciplinary team to create solutions to tackle real-life problems delivered by the pharmaceutical  industry, medical technology companies, hospitals and healthcare providers.

There will be prizes for the best ideas and …

Participation is free of charge, but registration is compulsory. It also includes two coffee-breaks. All  participants in the I Days are eligible to join the Alumni Network: http://bit.ly/joineithealthalumni

We are looking forward to seeing you at UPM i-Days 2018!!

LAST DAYS!! Registration closes November 14th

Reserve your place as early as possible because the places are limited!

About EIT Health

The Innovation Days (i-Days) is an event supported by the EIT Health, a network of best-in-class health innovators backed by the EU. They deliver solutions to enable European citizens to live longer, healthier lives by promoting innovation. They connect the right people and the right topics across European borders, so that innovation can happen at the intersection of research, education and business – for the benefit of citizens. The EIT Health network is one of the strongest healthcare communities worldwide, composed of research-intensive companies, elite universities and innovative health and care providers.

EIT Health Innovation Days will take place in November and December 2018 in 18 locations with the collaboration of 26 EIT Health partners: Karolinska Institutet, Imperial College London, University of Oxford, Newcastle University, University of Copenhagen, Uppsala Universitet, Evora University, Semmelweis University, Naples University, UPMC Sorbonne University, Grenoble Alpes University, Grenoble Business School, University of Aachen, BioM, SDN and SYNLAB, Coimbra University, University of Lisbon, Technical University of Denmark, University of Tartu, IESE Barcelona, IBEC, University of Barcelona, UPM Madrid, Hospital San Joao de Deu, and ISAX.


Friday 16th of November

14.00     Registration
14.30     Opening and challenges presentation
15.00     Team formation
15.15     Study of the problem and defining the unmet need
17.00    Coffee break & Networking
17.30    Working on Existing Solutions
18.30    Brainstorming in new ways to solve the unmet needs
19.00    Defining the concepts- your innovation proposals
20.30    Work continues (building closes at 22.00)

Saturday 17th November

9.30       Refining your concepts for presentation (building opens at 8.00)
11.30     Coffee break & Networking
12.00     Presentations
13.30     Keynote and PRIZES!!