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DIFUTURE Symposium 2019 in Tübingen

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The DIFUTURE Symposium 2019 took place on 10 October in Tübingen. The symposium showcased our progress and brought our partners together to discuss further research perspectives. To this end, we invited leading international experts to present their approaches to data exchange, interoperability, data integration and analysis.

Event location

Large lecture theatre
Medical Clinic
University Clinics Berg
72076 Tübingen


11:00 – 11:15

Welcoming words
(Oliver Kohlbacher, Nico Pfeifer and Klaus A. Kuhn)

11:15 – 11:55

11:55 – 13:00

 Lunch break / Buffet

14:20 – 14:40

DIFUTURE Overview and Status
(Klaus A. Kuhn, Technical University of Munich)

14:40 – 15:20

Coffee break

15:20 – 15:50

Personal Health Train (PHT) – Current status
(Marius Herr, Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen)

15:50 – 16:20

Architecture of the DIFUTURE Data Integration Centre
(Jörg Peter, Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen)

16:20 – 16:50

16:50 – 17:20

17:20 – 18:00

Assessing pancreatic cancer risk through machine learning analysis of real-world clinical records
(Chris Sander, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School)

Hohentübingen Castle (Photo: Friedhelm Albrecht, Copyright Tübingen University)