Program BNN October 22, 2023

Monday, 3rd June


Hands-on training: Healthy Longevity Engineering
(Part 1)

Scientific Session

Biomedical microsystems for precision medicine and safety assessment:
Precision Medicine Approaches

4th June


Hands-on training:
Healthy Longevity Engineering
(Part 2)

Scientific Session

Biomedical microsystems for precision medicine and safety assessment:
Biosafety Assessment and Standardization

Wednesday, 5th June​

Innovation and Start-up summit

Round table:
Tech-transfer Centers and Incubators discuss building an Austrian/European Innovation Ecosystem


Gala Dinner

Thursday, 6th June

Bridging Life Science & Technology

Silicon Meets Bio

Satellite Data and Radar Communication and Drones by Federal Ministry of Defence

Hands on Demonstration organized by Infineon

Training of next Generation technicians and high skilled workers
by SAL und FH Carinthia

Public Dialogue: Artificial Intelligence in Democracy

7th June


Women in GreenTech Research and Industries organized by TU Austria

TechForum Millstatt encourages academic-industrial collaboration and supports stakeholder engagement while enhancing Austria’s appeal to skilled workers. Explore the latest in biomedical device miniaturization, future technological trends, and innovation in health and environmental science.
  • Monday & Tuesday morning, for approx. 20-30 participants from various Fachhochschule (FH), Universities and Industry. Hands-on training offered on various aspects including microfluidics fabrication, biosensing strategies, system integration, as well as biology-material interactions and organ-on-a-chip technologies. Results will be presented in a scientific session.
Scientific Program
  • Monday & Tuesday afternoon: Presentations and poster sessions from two leading European R&D Consortia (Endotarget and NextGenMicrofluidics) as well as universities and industries ranging from lab-on-a-chip, biomicrofluidics and organ-on-a-chip technologies.
Innovation & Startup Summit
  • Wednesday: This summit encompasses the entire journey from conceptualizing ideas in research and development to creating prototypes, transitioning to industrial-scale production, and finally achieving successful commercialization. During this event, startups will share their valuable perspectives and present their work to industry and network for funding opportunities. Key success factors like quality management and knowledge of regulations such as the Medical Device Regulation and the In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR) will be discussed.
Bridging Life Science & Technology
  • Thursday: Tech-transfer Centers and Incubators discuss building an Austrian/European Innovation Ecosystem
  • Hiking to a local Buschenschank (farm/tavern)
  • Boat tour around Lake Millstatt
  • Gala dinner