Innovation Course Aachen - Content

For our Innovation Course in Aachen we slightly adapted our program. Next to hands-on training sessions and demos, we will also provide you with some interesting lectures, giving you in-depth information and updates of the latest trends and technologies.

Innovation Course Aachen - Day 1

09h00 - 10h00Registration & Coffee
10h00 - 10h10Welcome message
10h10 - 10h40Introduction to Materialise
10h40 - 11h10Introduction to RWTH Aachen - Dept. of Cardiovascular Engineering
11h10 - 12h30Hands-on Training: Introduction and Segmentation
12h30 - 13h30Networking Lunch
13h30 - 14h00Presentation by Tim Kaufmann: "Imaging and CFD: Challenges and Chances"
14h00 - 15h15Hands-on Training: Advanced Measurements and Analyses
15h15 - 15h45Coffee Break
15h45 - 17h00Hands-on Training: Pre-processing for FEA and CFD
17h00 - 18h00Tour through RWTH facilities
20h00 - ...Dinner at Ratskeller (


Innovation Course Aachen - Day 2

08h30 - 09h00Arrival
09h00 - 09h30Presentation by Bart Bosmans: "Aortic Valve Calcification and Regurgitation after TAVI: an Image Based Analysis Method"
09h30 - 10h10Hands-on Training: Anatomical Reverse Engineering
10h10 - 10h30Networking Coffee Break
10h30 - 11h00Presentation by Maximilian Kütting: "The role of virtual anatomical analyses in the development of percutaneous heart valves"
11h00 - 12h30Hands-on training: Design of Benchtop Test Models
12h30 - 13h30Networking Lunch
13h30 - 16h30Consultancy/Analyses of individual projects by Materialise and RWTH - Dept. of Cardiovascular Engineering