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Fælleshuset

The Felleshus – or pan-nordic building – is the cultural centre and event venue of the five Nordic embassies (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden). It is open to the general public and the site of exhibitions and readings, concerts, film screenings, lectures and conferences. 

»Each autonomous, and yet together.« At the inauguration of the Nordic Embassies in autumn 1999 Queen Margrethe II of Denmark formulated this motto for the future cooperation of the five Nordic countries – Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. This motto reflects the longstanding relationship of the Nordic countries over decades and even centuries, out of which this common building emerged as a logical development. The cooperation was initiated not out of necessity but rather out of a sense of a common heritage, common languages and shared values and convictions – a unique project worldwide.

Source: www.nordischebotschaften.org

Flying Health

Flying Health was founded in 2012 and is a pioneer in digital marketing and considered an ecosystem for health innovations. They bring all relevant stakeholders in the sectors private/public health, health economy, in-patient, pharma, med tech and outpatient together.

They offer a Pioneer Program for partners, where they work closely with industry leaders as they find their place in digital healthcare. The programme guides industry leaders and entrepreneurs in how to do business in the next generation of healthcare, which is defined by new technologies, players, products, roles, value chains and a new quality of a global perspective.

All of their partners are dedicated to innovation and they provide an ecosystem for trailblazers, offering knowledge, a well-connected network and an incentive towards execution. Their mantra is “we want the business of tomorrow to happen today.” Therefore, they continually screen the market to detect early signals of future trends in healthcare and other industries. Then they connect the right people on projects and collaborations.

Source: www.flyinghealth.com

Oskar von Miller Forum

The Oskar von Miller Forum is an educational initiative of the Bavarian construction industry. 

As an international forum where people from diverse construction-related disciplines can meet and exchange ideas, the Oskar von Miller Forum contributes exciting ideas and inspiration to the education of a new generation of civil engineers, environmental engineers and architects at the Technische Universität München through its programme. Challenging lectures by high-ranking architects and engineers on current and interdisciplinary topics from construction-related fields are main elements of this programme.

The Oskar von Miller Forum considers technical expertise and social skills to lie at the heart of excellence. The ability to recognise connections, personal initiative, staying power, a sense of responsibility and specialist knowledge, these are some of the characteristics that are of central importance. Social skills, such as the ability and willingness to communicate, to respond appropriately in any given situation, and reliability in one’s dealings with others also play an important role in the cultivation of excellence.

Source: www.oskarvonmillerforum.de

TranslaTUM

At the university hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar, TUM is creating a center for translational research in oncology that is unparalleled in Germany. The Center is located in close proximity to the university hospital, supporting rapid translation of novel knowledge and technology into patient care.

TranslaTUM comprises approx. 5,600 square meters of research space and state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, accommodating around 16 working groups from different disciplines. The space is designed to foster hybrid laboratories that combine the requirements for molecular and cell biological, engineering, chemistry and physics research. Furthermore, the architecture of the building provides ample open communication areas, creating a friendly atmosphere that makes it as comfortable as possible to develop new ideas and synergistic collaborations while enjoying a coffee or a snack. Shared core facilities promote the flow of ideas and support brainstorming on a daily basis.

TranslaTUM is operational since September 2017.

Source: www.translatum.tum.de 

München Klinik Bogenhausen

München Klinik Bogenhausen counts as one of the biggest hospitals in Munich with around 1000 beds. They are specialized in treatment of diseases in areas such as the cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, musculoskeletal system, metabolism and the nervous system. Further more, the hospital has a certified oncological center for intestine, pancreas and lung cancer. 

In cooperation with the Technical university in Munich they also function as a teaching hospital. 

Source: www.muenchen-klinik.de 

Klinikum Rechts der Isar

Klinikum rechts der Isar is the university hospital of the Technical University Munich (TUM), and provides the ideal setting in which to offer the best possible standards of university-based medical care. We are excellently placed and equipped to deliver first-rate medical care to international patients in line with the latest scientific standards. Modern, advanced medicine could hardly find a better home.

Founded in 1834, the University Hospital rechts der Isar today stands for state-of-the-art medicine, research & advancement. Approximately 5,500 people work at the hospital, whether in the provision of medical care, research or teaching. Every year, more than 60,000 patients benefit from hospitalized care in addition to around 250,000 patients receiving outpatient treatment. With roughly 30 departments, 20 interdisciplinary centers and 1,161 beds, the hospital offers the entire range of modern medical treatments. In addition, research into diseases and new therapeutic options is undertaken at numerous scientific institutes.

Source: www.mri.tum.de