Matilde Dirodi, ESR9 from GTEC, attended the EMBC2019 in Berlin (Germany)

Matilde Dirodi attended the last edition of the 41st International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference organised by the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. It took place in Berlin, Germany from July 23–27, 2019. The overarching theme was “Biomedical engineering ranging from wellness to intensive care”. The conference had keynotes from leading academic and industrial scientists, who presented aspects of innovation and translational engineering in biomedicine. Beside the scientific sessions, the congress exhibition showed biomedical companies, start-ups, biomedical institutes, universities, and provide networking opportunities for engineers, clinicians, other scientists, entrepreneurs and students. Cutting-edge research and innovation in biomedical engineering, healthcare technology and medical informatics were all covered in this large conference. The conference program consisted of mini symposia, workshops, invited sessions, oral and poster sessions, sessions for students and young professionals, sessions for clinicians and entrepreneurs, and a large exhibition. The conference was held in Berlin, which is currently developing a major healthcare hub in Germany with three universities, the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH), Healthcapital, and more than 100 regional companies active in the healthcare business.

More info in: https://embc.embs.org/2019/