German R&D Tour - InnoHealth China

German R&D Tour

Symbol of the German R&D Tour of the InnoHealth China campaign.

The virtual German R&D Tour offered Chinese researchers, scientists, entrepreneurs and innovators from the healthcare sector the possibility to get exclusive insights in German healthcare institutions and clusters - it was the unique opportunity for networking and knowledge exchange.

Impressions of the German R&D Tour - All Speakers

1st picture program_WDR symphonic orchestra
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WDR symphonic orchestra playing Beethoven's "Eroica" as a German cultural welcome to the Tour.

2nd picture program_Moderation Rebekka Freitag-Li
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Rebekka FREITAG-LI moderating the German R&D Tour 2020 online.

3rd picture program_Official welcome to the German R&D Tour
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Prof. Ulrike KÖHL, Director Fraunhofer IZI, giving her welcome on behalf of Fraunhofer.

4th picture program_HIH presentation
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Keynote by Dr. Henrik MATTHIES, hih – health innovation hub of the Federal Ministry of Health.

5th picture program_Sino-German Experts Panel, BUZUG
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Prof. Thorsten BUZUG, Director of Fraunhofer IMTE, on “The future of personalized & patient centered health care with regard to eHealth and Bioeconomy”.

6th picture program_Sino-German Experts Panel, BALZER
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Prof. Felix BALZER, E-Health and Shared Decision Allocation, Einstein-Center/Charité answering questions from the audience. 

7th picture program_Sino-German Experts Panel, HAN
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Dr. Lanqing HAN, Director AI at Innovation Center, Tsinghua Pearl River Delta Research Institute, at the Sino-German Experts Panel.

8th picture program_Sino-German Experts Panel, FAN
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Dr. Jiping FAN, Director of WeDoctor Digital Medical Consortium, presenting at the Sino-German Experts Panel.

9th picture program_ Sino-German Experts Panel, CHEN
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Dr. Lifeng CHEN, Head of Digital Health, Siemens Healthineers, talking to the audience at the Sino-German Experts Panel.

10th picture program_Fraunhofer IZI presentation
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Dr. Dirk KUHLMEIER, Fraunhofer IZI, talks about new technologies in his presentation "Fighting COVID 19".

11th picture program_BioRegio STERN presentation
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Anja REUTTER presenting BioRegio STERN in her contribution to "Meet the German Health Tech Cluster".

12th picture program_Leibniz presentation
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Han SUN and Dr. Marc NAZARÉ from Leibniz Institute FMP talking about "Innovations in Molecular Pharmacology".

13th picture program_Fraunhofer ITEM presentation
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Prof. Dr. Armin BRAUN, Fraunhofer ITEM, presenting "The iCAIR® project:
International cooperation to develop new agents against infectious diseases".

14th picture program_RITS presentation
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Mr. James WEN, Research Institute of Tsinghua University, Shenzhen RITS, showing "Innovation Bridges to China".

15th picture program_Fraunhofer IMTE presentation
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Prof. Thorsten M. BUZUG and Prof. Philipp ROSTALSKI, Fraunhofer IMTE, presenting his team and "The Future of Personalized Healthcare". 

16th picture program_KI-SIGS presentation
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Sarah NIEMANN, Cluster Life Science Nord, and Dr.-Ing. Tim SUTHAU, UniTransferKlinik Lübeck GmbH, introducing KI-SIGS.

17th picture program_BAYER presentation
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Prof. Stefan JAROCH, Bayer AG, Research & Development, talking about "Innovations at Bayer through Public Private Partnerships".

18th picture program_GTAI presentation
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Gabriel FLEMMING and Dennis WILKENS from GTAI are experts in the field of "Medical Technology Business Location Germany". 

19th picture program_Convergence Partners presentation
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Daniel KOPPELKAMM, Convergence Partners AG, about "Successful Sino-German Cross-border investment and Development".

20th picture program_virtual excursion to German Christmas Markets
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At the end of day 3 we are visiting Germany's most famous Christmas Markets on the screen - don't miss them on your next visit.

21st picture program_CIPA presentation
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André MEYER introducing the China International Investment Promotion Agency, CIIPA, and its Innovation Bridges between Germany and China.

22nd picture program_Medical Valley Erlangen presentation
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For "Meet the German Health Tech Clusters" Dr. Martin REIMER is talking about the Medical Valley Erlangen.

23rd picture program_Fraunhofer Representative Office in Beijing
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Dr. Xiaolong MA, head of Fraunhofer Representative Office in Beijing, giving details about "Your Access to Fraunhofer in China"

24th picture program_JITRI presentation
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At the end Dr. Paul BURROWS presents the team of JITRI Overseas Cooperation Department in his talk on "Innovation Bridges to China".

Impressions of the accompanying Trade Fair of the German R&D Tour

1st picture exhibition halls_Cover Picture "German R&D Tour virtual"
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Have a look into our virtual exhibition halls!

2nd picture exhibition halls_Entrance Hall
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The virtual entrance hall of the "German R&D Tour" 2020.

3rd picture exhibition halls_Booth "About Germany"
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Virtual perspective of the booth "About Germany" – visit it now until 7th january 2021!

4th picture exhibition halls_Information Desk
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...and the Information Desk infront of Hall 1

5th picture exhibition halls_Booth BioRegio STERN
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Now take a glimpse into hall 1 – this is the Booth of BioRegio STERN...

6th picture exhibition halls_Booth GTAI
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...or visit GTAI, Germany Trade and Invest – and more virtual booths until 7th january!

7th picture exhibition halls_Hall 1
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Bird's eye view on all 11 virtual booths of exhibition hall 1.

8th picture exhibition halls_Booth RITS
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Here we see the virtual booth of RITS as a chinese example of the exhibtion in hall 2...

9th picture exhibtion hall_booth JITRI
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... or visit the JITRI booth in hall 2 with its vivid video presentation.

10th picture exhibition halls_Hall 2
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Also the 12 virtual booths in exhibition hall 2 are still open until 7th january 2021!

11th picture exhibition halls_social media posts AHK Peking
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The whole "German R&D Tour" 2020 was accompanied in all our social media channels  – also with english-chinese posts directly by the AHK Greater China in Beijing!

Agenda of the German R&D Tour

You will find below the agenda of all days of the German R&D Tour for download -  in a Chinese and an English edition. All indicated time slots refer to CET.

The German R&D Tour at a glance

DATE: December 2 – 7, 2020

TIME: 16:00 - 20:00 (Beijing Time)
           09:00 - 13:00 (CET)

INVITATION: German R&D Tour (Chinese version) (中文)
                      German R&D Tour (English version)

LINK TO REGISTRATION (登记): Register here

The main focus of the German R&D Tour was the establishment of a vivid network between the German and Chinese healthcare research sectors and to strengthen the cooperation for possible research or business projects in both markets. Thus, partners like Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) supported us in planning the tour.



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Rebekka Freitag-Li
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