#HackingForHealth 2020

Register for Helmholtz AI's first health hackathon - WAITING LIST


UPDATE 14.02.2020: Registration closed.  Thank you for your interest n #HackingForHealth!

If you registered and have not received a confirmation e-mail, please contact us as soon as possible

19 - 21 February 2020 ----  Helmholtz Zentrum München

Who are we looking for?

Young health-focused researchers and data scientists across the Helmholtz association interested in healthcare, data analytics, and cross-disciplinary collaboration. If you are passionate about using data to improve the health of our people – join us! Registration is open until February 14th.

How does it work?

  1. Team formation: cross-disciplinary teams are formed to address each of the research challenges presented by Helmholtz Centers in the research field health. Mentors will float around during the event to help address problems and answer questions. Some of them will also be participating on teams.
  2. ‘Hacking’: Teams extract the data, and develop data models or algorithms to answer the research questions.
  3. Presentations and closing ceremony: each team presents their preliminary findings to an expert panel; research results can be published, which is another bonus!

How much is it?

Registration is 100% free of charge! Also, delicious food & beverages will also be provided for free during the event ;)

Why should I come?

  • Answer a relevant health challenge through de-identified clinical data
  • Be part of a cross-disciplinary team mentored by experts
  • Improve your knowledge of applied AI and ML
  • Make new friends and connect with the growing Helmholtz AI network


Registration WAITING LIST Helmholtz AI "Hacking for Health" 2020 hackathon

UPDATE: Due to the great amount of applications received (thank you!), registrations received from Friday 07 February onwards will be placed on a waiting list.
Do you have dietary restrictions?*
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You can find an overview of each challenge here
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Please understand that by clicking on “SUBMIT” you are signed up, and we are looking forward to seeing you at the "Hacking for Health" hackathon on February 19-21, 2020 in Munich. We ask you to get in touch (contact@helmholtz.ai) if you cannot make it for whatever reason.
If you have a working laptop, please bring it to the event and please remember to bring a charger. If you don’t own a laptop, please get in touch (contact@helmholtz.ai).
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