Health Innovation Days Austria 2021

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Health Sciences and Social Work

CHALLENGE AR AND VR TO BUILD HIGHTECH PRODUCTS FOR OUR HEALTHCARE OF THE FUTURE

The WILD Group is organising the EIT Health Innovation Days in Austria for the second time and last year we were able to attract 30 students and top-class partners from industry to the event.

This year, everything revolves around virtual and augmented reality in healthcare.
During this week, the students will develop - together with our partners and mentors - innovative VR and AR solutions for the healthcare sector. Furthermore, they can win prize money and make contacts in the healthcare sector and industry.
The Innovation Days will take place at around 30 other locations in Europe at the same time and all winners of the individual events will be invited to the Grand Finale in Stockholm next year.

Challenges:

Challenge 1:
Create concrete mixed reality concepts for HighTech medical device developers and - manufacturers to help build better products for our healthcare systems of the future.

Challenge 2:
Show how mixed reality tools could improve today’s HighTech healthcare products in the field of healthcare, such as operating rooms and our lives.

Partner:

Collaborate and build lasting networks with students from all of Austria and Europe, as well as the large pool of WILD Group and EIT Health partners supporting this event, such as

  • MTC - MedTech Cluster of Business Upper Austria Network Partners
  • Austrian Institute of Technology
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Kapsch
  • UNIQA
  • INITS Universitäres Gründerservice, …

Link to EIT Health Innovation Days Austria 2021