Cologne, 21st of July, 2015 – for immediate release
First healthcare hackathon in Cologne ended on Sunday
One year of preparation and two and a half days for the team to work on real-world healthcare challenges: That has been innovate.healthcare, the first healthcare hackathon in Cologne.
On Sunday, the seven teams presented their results of their work in front of a jury in the rooms of the Cologne Chamber of Commerce. The jury awarded prizes for three categories:
Most patient centric idea
Better clinical decision making. Team lead by Jan Stratbücker.
Most creative idea
Data donation in a medical setting. Team lead by Mark Kibanov.
Best business model
Patient centric hospital discharge. Team lead by Maximilian Proppert.
Additionally, we let the audience vote for their favorite team and awarded the
Earlier Identification of Late Presenters HIV. Team lead by Martin Mengel.
It was a pleasure – thank you for inviting me and Bayer to participate. […] Congratulations again on a nicely executed event. The passion and enthusiasm was evident!
– Jessica Federer, CDO Bayer Healthcare
Thanks for having me and even letting me be on the panel. Kudos for running this community and event.
– Dirk Schapeler, Head of Innovation hub Bayer, California
I liked the hackathon so much, I am currently evaluating the possibilities to run a hackathon on development aid
– Robert Jänisch
Has been a great event!
– Christian Angele, Guano AG
Thank you so much for this event
– Maximilian Proppert
Thank you so much for this great weekend. I’ve learnt a lot and enjoyed great speakers! Please keep me posted about upcoming events. Would like to spread the word. The ticket fee is absolutely worth it!
– Heibi Mahmud
Thank you very much for having me there as a team captain and congratulations for a successful hackathon. It was a pleasure to work with motivated and skilled people. We appreciate the feedback by Jansen and the coaches and are very happy about winning the audience prize!
– Martin Mengel
Thank you very for the great hackathon
– Thomas Müller
Photos of our hackathon were contributed by Thomas Riedel/NERDHUB and are licenced CC-BY. You can find them here:
Dr. Tobias Gantner, Health Care Futurists
Florian Burg, Health Care Futurists
Sebastian Steins, onvaleo® Health Care Marketing