Room Istanbul


Wednesday, 15.06.2016: 1st Congress Day



11:45 - Regulatory Affairs: Post Market Surveillance



The Importance of PMCF Studies for Market Surveillance of Medical Devices

Dr. Andrea Röthler, Head of Project Management, Manager Regulatory Affairs Medical Devices
GKM Gesellschaft für Therapieforschung mbH, München

Focus EPRD: Status, Risks and Benefits of Implant Register for the Medical Device Industry

Prof. Dr. Moritz Wente, Chief Medical Officer
Aesculap AG, Tuttlingen


12:45 - Lunch at the exhibition - Poster Session


14:00 - Symposium of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research
"ProMatLeben"
Materials for a Healthy Life


ProMatLeben: Innovations in Material Sciences for a Healthy Life Within the Framework Program "From Material to Innovation"

Liane Horst, Head of Division Ref. 511,
New Materials; KIT; HZG

Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Berlin

Significance of Innovations in Material Sciences for Health and Life

Dr. Marc Behl, Assistant Manager
Institute of Biomaterial Science, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht GmbH, Teltow

Multi-Resistance: Drug Delivery for Antibiotics

Prof. Dr. Claus Michael Lehr, Head, Department Drug Delivery (DDEL)
Helmholtz Center for Infection Research, Saarbrücken

15:20 - Coffee at the exhibition

Alzheimer's Desease:  New Approaches to Resolve the Blood-Brain-Barrier

Dr. Heiko Manninga, CEO
newway Pharma GmbH, Bonn
Axel Meyer
Senior Scientist, Head of Nucleic Acid Technologies, AbbVie Deutschland GmbH & Co KG, Ludwigshafen

Tuberculosis-Testsystems: TBTube

David David Hain, CEO
Hain-Lifesciences GmbH, Stuttgart
Dr. Bernd Faltin, Project Manager
Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart


Thursday, 16.06.2016: 2nd Congress Day



09:00 - Structured and Functionalised Biomaterials


Overview: The Meaining of Structure and Functionalisation

Prof. Dr. Carsten Werner, Director of the Institute
Biofunctional Polymer Materials TU Dresden / Leibniz Institute for Polymer Research Dresden e. V.

Hydrogels: Personalized Medicine

Dr. Florian Gröber, Team Leader
Translation Center `Regenerative Therapies for Cancer and Musculoskeletal Disorders`, Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology, Würzburg

From Thermoresponsive Surfaces to Functionalised 3D-Tissues in Vitro - A New Alternative to Animal Research

Dr. Marie Weinhart, Leader of the Junior Group
Freie Universität Berlin

Biomacromolecules and Biohybrid Systems - In Situ Characterisation of Interactions

Dr. Albena Lederer
Leibniz Institute for Polymer Research Dresden

Smart Materials: Support for Tissueregeneration

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Groll, Head of Division
Department for Functional Materials in Medicine and Dentistry, University Hospital of Würzburg

12:20 Uhr - Lunch at the exhibition - Poster Session


13:40 - From Material to Innovation


Overview: Guide from Research to Application (Especially for SME) - ENATRANS

Dr. Klaus-Michael Weltring, CEO
Society for Bioanalytics Münster e.V.

BMBF Program ProMatLeben - Polymers

Dr. Marc Awenius, Technology Consultant
VDI Technologiezentrum GmbH, Düsseldorf

From Material to Innovation - Good and Efficient Networking

Dr. Marc Kristen, Director of the Innovation Agency
Evonik Industrie AG, Marl

15:00 - Coffee at the exhibition

Start-ups: From Basic Research to Establishing a Company

Dr. Lars Lindner, Head of Division Hyperthermia
University Hospital of  Munich - Campus Grosshadern

Start-ups: From Academic Research to Successful Application

Dr. Christoph Gaissmaier, CEO
TETEC AG, Reutlingen