German-Australian Platform For Health Research

10 Apr 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) & Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
Melbourne & Sydney, Australia
Delegationsreise Australien 2018

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Interested in research collaboration with German universities and research institutions? Or looking for a PhD or PostDoc position in the German health-care sector?

Then join us at the events of the German-Australian Platform for Health Research in Melbourne and Sydney!

Meet some of Germany's leading universities, research institutions and funding organisations and discuss collaboration and funding options in one-on-one talks.

In Melbourne, you will have the chance to meet the German delegation in a joint program organised by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and DAAD. In Sydney, you will meet DAAD’s delegation of the German-Australian Research Networking Tour.

Special offer:
PhD and PostDoc candidates travelling from outside Melbourne and Sydney to the events can apply for a limited number of travel subsidies through the registration from.

Please note: All events are free of charge, but require an online registration. The one-on-one meetings with the universities are arranged through a Matchmaking tool. The log-in data will be generated through the registration and you will be able to log in afterwards. Please make sure to register until 31.03.2018 to get your desired meetings with the German participants!

Our delegation is greatly looking forward to get acquainted with you!

Event details: (Please scroll down to download the full programme)

Melbourne, 10–11 April 2018

Venue:  German-Australian Chamber
             of Industry and Commerce

             International Chamber House
             Level 5, 121 Exhibition Street
             Melbourne VIC 3000

Tuesday, 10 April

13.30 Registration: Australian institutions

14.00 Presentation "The German Research Landscape, Research Cooperation and Funding"

15.00-18.00 Institutional Networking

Wednesday, 11 April

9.00 Registration: PhD and PostDoc Candidates

9.40-12.40 PhD and PostDoc Consultations

Parallel Presentations:

10.00-11.00 The German Research Landscape

11.00-12.00 Funding Opportunities for PhD and PostDoc Candidates

For information on the InnoHealth Australia events in Melbourne, hosted by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, please follow this link : InnoHealth Australia full programme and registration


            Sydney, 12–13 April 2018

            Venue: Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre

                         (ICC  Sydney),  Level 5, Exhibition Centre, E5.1, E5.2 & E5.3

               14 Darling Dr, Sydney NSW 2000


Thursday, 12 April

13.30 Registration: Australian Institutions

14.00 Presentation "The German Research Landscape, Research Cooperation and Funding"

15.00-17.00 Institutional Networking

Friday, 13 April

10.30 Registration: PhD and PostDoc Candidates

11.00-15.00 PhD and PostDoc Consultations

Parallel Presentations:

11.30-12.30 The German Research Landscape

13.30-14.30 Funding Opportunities for PhD and PostDoc Candidates


German delegation:

Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Forschungszentrum Jülich

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Philipps-Universität Marburg

Ruhr University Bochum

Saarland University

Technical University Darmstadt

University of Bayreuth

University of Bremen

University of Münster


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Gabrijela Nikolic
International Research Marketing
Tel.: +49 228 882 745


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