PhD Student

Digital Health Innovation Bootcamp

Innovation from diagnosis and treatment to managing health

19-21 november 2019, Valenciennes.

Do you wish to extend your network outside your University in other universities or with private or public socio-economic actors in Wallonia, Flanders and France? Do you want to boost your research project or maybe come up with a postdoc idea?

If so, the Digital Health Innovation Bootcamp is what you need!

Organized by the European project Interreg-TRANSUNIV, the Digital Health Bootcamp is a unique opportunity to meet researchers and socio-economic actors from the France-Flanders-Wallonia cross-border region.

The bootcamp is intended to develop new professional collaborations (academic or non-academic) and to lay the foundations for new research projects, monitored by the knowledge transfer services of the various partner universities.

For three days, you will develop innovative solutions to various pre-defined cases related to the Digital Health theme, using specialized and dynamic design thinking techniques, in a cross-sectoral and multidisciplinary perspective.

Whether you want to continue in the academic world or sail to new horizons, participating in this Bootcamp will enable you to build your projects in the reality of the cross-border and international context.

Digital Health - Innovation from diagnosis and treatment to managing health is a subject that touches many fields, including public health, social sciences, health economics, data management and even computational technologies.

The Digital Heath Innovation Bootcamp is not just a hackathon!

If so, the Digital Health Innovation Bootcamp is what you need! Organized by the European project Interreg-TRANSUNIV, the Digital Health Bootcamp is a unique opportunity to meet researchers and socio-economic actors from the France-Flanders-Wallonia cross-border region.

The bootcamp is intended to develop new professional collaborations (academic or non-academic) and to lay the foundations for new research projects, monitored by the knowledge transfer services of the various partner universities.

For three days, you will develop innovative solutions to various pre-defined cases related to the Digital Health theme, using specialized and dynamic design thinking techniques, in a cross-sectoral and multidisciplinary perspective.

Whether you want to continue in the academic world or sail to new horizons, participating in this Bootcamp will enable you to build your projects in the reality of the cross-border and international context.

Inscription and practical information

  • 19-21 November 2019, in Valenciennes. The cost of participation, accommodations and food (half-board: breakfast + lunch) are fully covered by the project.

  • Information on topics and problems of the Bootcamp related to the theme "Digital Health" between 2 to 9 October 2019 (we will ask you to prioritize your interests in order to organize the working groups)

  • Results of the selection of the candidates : 30 October
COMUE LILLE NORD DE FRANCE
KATHOLIEKE UNIVERSITEIT LEUVEN
UNIVERSITEIT GENT
UNIVERSITY OF MONS
UNIVERSITE CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN (UCLOUVAIN FUCAM MONS)
UNIVERSITY OF NAMUR
PROVINCIE WEST-VLAANDEREN
PROVINCIE OOST-VLAANDEREN
FEDERATION WALLONIE-BRUXELLES