EIT Health Innovation Day 2020

Uppsala University hereby announces the 5th annual EIT Health Innovation Day. Join us online 20 October to boost your innovational spirit, work with fellow students across faculty boundaries and create solutions to real health challenges. Learn practical tools as design thinking and pitching skills and put them to practice.

This year our case will focus on a highly relevant topic: antimicrobial resistance and the need for behavioural changes.The case will be presented by STRAMA. Strama Region Uppsala is part of the Infection Control Unit in the region. The Strama group works to ensure that antibiotics are used wisely to counteract the emergence and spread of resistant bacteria.

The team with the most sparkling idea will be invited to Winners event to meet the winning teams from across Europe.

Who:  All students (Priority to all achieving Bachelor's/Master's degree 2021)
When: 20 October, 2020, 9AM–5PM.
Where: Innovation Day 2020 will be a digital event. We will use the platform Slack for communication together with Zoom. On Slack, you will also have the opportunity to mingle before the event and find teammates. Introduce yourself and read the Innovation Day guidelines to prepare for the 20th October. Please sign up on the Slack workspace here 
To get to the event, use this Zoom-link. 


Register here
Note: select the 'ticket' for the i-Day location Uppsala University. You will receive a confirmation email and receipt which confirms your i-Day ticket.

Before Innovation Day:

Our collaborator Uppsala Health Summit invites you all to a live stream the evening before Innovation Day. Listen in and get inspiration and knowledge that you can use during the case day! The event will be in Swedish
Find the live stream here

For more information, please contact:
Maria Lampinen
Lina Sors Emilsson

See our film from EIT Health Innovation Day 2018