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Innovation Workshop - Photonics technologies in healthcare

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This Innovation Workshop has been designed, organised by secpho in collaboration with the Platform for Innovation in Medical and Healthcare Technologies (ITEMAS). It will be a meeting between health professionals, researchers and photonic engineers who will be able to explore their potential to create collaborative innovation projects. The hospitals that have confirmed their participation so far are: IMIM, VHIR, HOSPITAL CLINIC, HOSPITAL DE SANT PAU, IISPV, IDIBGi and CHV.


To detect opportunities for innovation in the health technologies sector through photonic technologies. To this end, synergies between the two sectors will be exploited in a dynamic environment that stimulates the generation of collaborative innovation projects between the participating entities: companies, knowledge centres and hospitals.


The topics to be discussed will be defined by health professionals interested in participating and will constitute the technological challenges that will soon be announced in the agenda. It is expected that during the workshop challenges will be dealt with topics as different as: sensors for in vitro diagnosis, medical imaging and simulation for image diagnosis, biomechanics, tissue engineering and 3D printing, safety in transport and handling of organs, etc..

The conference is aimed at healthcare professionals, Technical Directors, R&D and Innovation of entities in the sector of health technologies and photonic technologies.


  • 09:45h Reception and registration of attendees
  • 10:00h Welcome
  • 10:15h Start of the Workshop and Presentation of the participants, of the Workshop and its objectives, of the topics to be debated and of the methodology to be followed.
  • 10:10h Elevator Pitch
  • 10:30h -13.15h: Discussion challenges
  • 14:00h Networking lunch
  • 15:15h B2B meetings
  • 16:30h End of workshop


The price of participation in the day includes documentation, networking lunch and coffee breaks.

  • 85€ for secpho members
  • 495€ for non-members
  • Free of charge for the health professionals of the hospitals of the ITEMAS network.

VAT not included

Places are limited and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, please click here.

We look forward to seeing you!