Welcome to a challenging experience in an international environment. Spend three exciting days at the Netherlands Embassy in Stockholm, where you work with students from the Netherlands and with the support of experienced coaches to find creative solutions to a societal challenge around e-health. All participants are offered food, accommodation and travel.

During three exciting days you will work to find solutions to a real life challenge on the theme of E-Health. You will be part of an interdisciplinary and international team with students from Uppsala University and University of Groningen (The Netherlands). The event takes place in the creative environment in the Innovation House in the Netherlands embassy in Stockholm. Experiences coaches will help you on the entire journey from problem to accomplished idea.

Why participate?

• Get experience of working with projects from real life.
• Show your ability to work as part of an intercultural team.
• Develop key skills such as, collaborative skills, problem solving and creating ideas.
• Increase your awareness about innovative opportunities.
• Build your personal and professional networks.
• Become attractive on the global job market.
• Receive a certificate of participation.

Who can participate?

Degree programme students and master students from subject areas medicine, social sciences, economics and business, science and technology as well as student on freestanding courses within the respective areas are welcome to apply. We strive for a broad representation of the scientific disciplines among the applicants. Priority might hence be given to students from under represented subject areas. Experience from challenged based activities and/or innovation is a mertit.

When? Where? How?

When: 25-27 of October  (start in the afternoon on the 25th and finish on the afternoon on the 27th)
Where:  Innovation House in The Netherlands embassy at Götgatan in Stockholm
How: Travel expenses (with train) housing (two nights in shared bedroom in one of the boat hostels at Södermälarstrand) and all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) are free of charge for the participating students.

How do I apply?
Application open until Thursday 30th of September.

The agenda for the event is found here

Flyer for additional information

Last modified: 2021-10-18