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2021 NephroCAGE Symposium

May 20, 2021 @ 4:45 pm - 7:00 pm

Register for our first NephroCAGE symposium!

NephroCAGE is established in the context of the 50 years of bilateral research cooperation (1971-2021). Our first symposium will introduce our main goals and approaches and provide some background information on our international collaboration to support kidney transplantation through artificial intelligence and federated learning.

Thu May 20, 2021 at 4.45pm (CEST) / 10.45am (EDT) / 7.45am (PDT)

Register to receive a free ticket: https://nephrocage-symposium-may-20-2021.eventbrite.de


Speaker Description
Matthieu-P. Schapranow (Speaker NephroCAGE Consortium, HPI, Potsdam, Germany) Opening and Welcome from the NephroCAGE consortium
Silja Fischer (German Embassy, Ottawa, ON, Canada) 50 yrs Canadian-German Research Partnership (CA)
Rainer Müssner (German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Berlin, Germany) 50 yrs Canadian-German Research Partnership (DE)
Ghislain Robichaud (Canadian Embassy, Berlin, Germany) Welcome address from Canada (CA)
Walter Mattauch (German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Berlin, Germany) Welcome address from BMWi (DE)
Paul Keown (UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada) and
Klemens Budde (Charité, Berlin, Germany)
The Importance of Kidney Transplants (CA+DE)
Inji Yaghmour (Ministry of Health, QC, Canada) Importance for a National Healthcare System (CA)
Q&A / Transition
Konstantin Pandl (KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany) Federated Learning Infrastructure
Héloïse Cardinal (CHUM, Montréal, QC, Canada) and
Ruth Sapir-Pichhadze (McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada)
Clinical Data Extraction
Bio Break
Matthias Niemann (PIRCHE, Berlin, Germany) HLA Matching Algorithm
Milena Kraus (HPI, Potsdam, Germany) Clinical Prediction Modelling
Marcel Naik (Charité, Berlin, Germany) and
Paul Keown (UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada)
CPM Demonstrator
all Joint Discussion
Matthieu-P. Schapranow (HPI, Potsdam, Germany) Closing Remarks


May 20, 2021
4:45 pm - 7:00 pm


The NephroCAGE Consortium
View Organizer Website


Online Conference