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Program

Choose from unique sessions and networking opportunities to get the most out of your Shift Medical experience

Day 1

Thursday, September 23

Opening

5.00 - 6.30 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Auditorium

5.00 pm

Welcome Words

Dr Lars Riedemann (MD) →
Scientific Director

5.15 pm

Welcome Words

Prof Dr Matthias Weidemüller →
Heidelberg University

5.30 pm

Welcome note from the Heidelberg Startup Partners Association and the Heidelberg Technology Park

Dr André H. R. Domin →
Heidelberg Technology Park

5.45 pm

Welcome note from the Heidelberg Startup Partners Association and the Heidelberg Technology Park

Dr Thomas Prexl →
Heidelberg Startup Partners e.V.

6.00 pm

Opening Keynote – The Medical Virtualist: Back to the Future

Rahul Sharma →
Weill Cornell Medical College

Michael Nochomovitz →
Devoted Health

Network Break

6.30 - 7.30 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Networking Area

Meeting Point

Spatial Audio

Moderator
Martin Rieger

6.30 - 7.30 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Networking Area

Sponsor Talk

7.30 - 8.00 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Auditorium

7.30 pm

Using XR to Save Lives: Immersive Technology for
Emergency Medicine

Devi Kolli →
i3 Simulations

Keynotes

8.00 - 9.00 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Auditorium

8.00 pm

Virtual Reality in Clinical Psychology

Mel Slater →
Universitat de Barcelona

8.30 pm

The Golden Age of VR Analgesia

Hunter Hoffman (PhD) →
University of Washington

Networking

9.00 - 9.30 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Networking Area

Keynotes

9.30 - 10.30 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Auditorium

9.30 pm

Empathic Computing and Next Generation
Telemedicine

Prof Mark Billinghurst →
The University of Auckland

10.00 pm

The Evolving Role of VR in the Wake of COVID-19:
Immersive Therapeutics for Post-Pandemic Mental Health

Brennan Spiegel (MD, MSHS) →
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Summary

10.30 - 10.45 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Auditorium

10.30 pm

Summary day 1

Dr Lars Riedemann (MD) →
Scientific Director

Networking

10.45 - 11.45 pm (CEST)
Thursday, September 23

Networking Area

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