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03 oktober 2019, 15.00 - 18.30

How photonics helps to improve Health


This workshop is being held within the framework of the Photonics Applications week (from 30 September – 4 October).


Light is being used in many of the medical systems we daily rely on. During this workshop an overview is given on what photonics, as the technology of using light, does and can do for current and future applications in health. If you are an SME or large industrial organization, this workshop gives you insight in the possibilities of photonics as well as guidelines on how and where to start. 

10 deelnemers
15.00 - 15.30 Registration with coffee & tea 
15.30 - 15.45 Welcome by TechMed Centre
15.45 - 16.10 Philips Research (Dr. Jean Schleipen, ) Fiber Optic RealShape – 3D-in-body navigation without X-ray
16.10 - 16.35 Demcon/Focal (Albert Borreman) High-tech optical systems for medical applications
16.35 - 17.00 Qurin Diagnostics - Using photonics to diagnose cancer
17.00 - 17.25 LioniX International (Dr Douwe Geuzebroek) - Easy (SME) access to Photonics via Actphast and Pix4life initiative
17.25 - 18.30 Drinks and food
Jean Schleipen
Albert Borreman
Douwe Geuzebroek


The Gallery, Erlenmeyer
Hengelosestraat 500
7521 AN Enschede

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