Keynote Speakers


Prof. Dr. Nassir Navab
Technical Universität München
Keynote session: “Computer Assisted Interventions: Challenges in design, development, validation and deployment of novel technologies”


Prof. Dr. Kaspar Althoefer
King’s College London
Keynote session: “Soft robotics: A new approach for minimally invasive surgery”



Dr. Saurav Paul
University of Minnesota
Keynote session: “Academia-Industry Partnership – Shifting the Paradigm in Medical Device Innovation”


Dr. Wouter R. van Furth
Academic Medical Center Amsterdam
Keynote session: “Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery – dependency on novel technology”


Dr. Arianna Menciassi
Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
Keynote session: “New Generation Robots for Endoluminal and Single Access Surgery”