Speakers

Meet the people who will awe us by sharing their knowledge, expertise and wonderful stories

Lee Swanstrom

Lee Swanstrom

MD, FACS
IHU Strasbourg
Institute of Image-Guided Surgery
France
Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery Division
The Oregon Clinic, Portland
USA
Paolo Dario

Paolo Dario

Professor of Biomedical Engineering
The BioRobotic Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
Pisa
Italy
Silvio Aime

Silvio Aime

Professor of Chemistry
Molecular Biotechnology Center
University of Torino
Italy
Roel Hompes

Roel Hompes

MD
Department of Colorectal Surgery
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
United Kingdom
Silvana Perretta

Silvana Peretta

MD
Department of Digestive and Endocrine Surgery
University Hospital of Strasbourg and IRCAD / EITS
France
Amir Szold

Amir Szold

MD, PhD
Surgeon, Medical Director and Senior Partner
Assia Medical
Israel
Andreas Melzer

Andreas Melzer

MD, PhD, Professor
Executive director of ICCAS & Director of IMSaT
ICCAS Uni Leipzig & IMSaT Uni Dundee
Germany & UK
Executive director of ICCAS & Director of IMSaT
ICCAS Uni Leipzig & IMSat Uni Dundee
UK
Professor and Chair of "Medical Technology", board member of the "Clinical Research Centre"
Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee
UK
Yoav Mintz

Yoav Mintz

MD, PhD, Professor
Department of General Surgery
Hadassah Medical Center
Israel
Eiji Kanehira

Eiji Kanehira

MD, PhD
Department of Gastroenterology
Medical Topia Soka
Japan
Richard M. Satava

Richard Satava

MD, Professor Emeritus
Department of Surgery
University of Washington Medical Center
USA
MD FACS, Professor Emeritus of Surgery
University of Washington Medical Center (Seattle)
USA
Gernot Kronreif

Gernot Kronreif

PhD
Scientific Director
Austrian Center for Medical Innovation and Technology
Austria
Paul Alan Wetter

Paul Alan Wetter

MD, Professor Emeritus
Clinical Professor Emeritus School of Medicine
University of Miami
USA
Toril Nagelhus Hernes

Toril Nagelhus Hernes

PhD, Professor
Head of Department Circulation and Medical Imaging
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Trondheim, Norway
Luigi Boni

Luigi Boni

MD, FACS
Department of General and Emergency Surgery
University of Milano
Italy
Paolo Fiorini

Paolo Fiorini

Professor of Information Processing Systems
Department of Computer Science
University of Verona
Italy
Althoefer Kaspar

Kaspar Althoefer

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science
Queen Mary, University of London
United Kingdom
Young Woo Kim

Young-Woo Kim

PhD, Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery, Hospital, National Cancer Center
Seoul
Korea
Schurr

Marc Oliver Schurr

MD
Novineon CRO & Consulting Ltd
Tuebingen
Germany
Thomas Lango

Thomas Langø

PhD
Department of Medical Technology
SINTEF Technology and Society
Trondheim, Norway

Frank D’Ovidio

MD
Surgical Director
Lung Transplant Program
Director
Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion Program
MD
NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University
USA

Xian Zhang

Professor
Royal Society Industry Fellow
University of Cambridge
UK

Helge Wurdemann

Elena De Momi

Assistant Professor
Department of Electronics, Information and Bioengineering
Politecnico di Milano
Italy

Nicola Di Lorenzo

MD, PhD, FACS
Associate Professor of General Surgery
Dept. Of Experimental Medicine and Surgery
Università di Roma Tor Vergata
Italy
General Secretary of EAES
European Association for Endoscopic Surgery and other interventional techniques
Past President SICOB
Società Italiana di Chirurgia dell'Obesità e delle Malattie Metaboliche

Chiara Vitale Brovarone

Professor in Materials Science and Technology
Department of Applied Science and Technology
Politecnico di Torino

Stefano Carossa

Uwe Spetzer

Joachim Kettenbach

Elio Berutti

Jenny Dankelman

John van den Dobbelsteen

Thomas Neumuth

Joris Jaspers

Paolo Pietro Bianchi

Brynjulf Ystgaard

Ronan Cahill

Abhay Pandit

Philip Wai-Yan Chiu

Donald Martin

Harald Fischer

Mauro Rinaldi

Pietro Valdastri

Bruno Siciliano

Italy

Paolo Netti

Miroslawa El Fray

Giuseppe Barbagallo

Alice Ravizza

Maurizio Fornari

Alessandro Ducati

Francesco Di Meco

Francesco Zenga

Giovanni Lasio

Ernst Nennig

Senior Project Manager R&D
optimed Medizinische Instrumente GmbH
Ettlingen, Germany