3rd Lindau Online Sciathon 2023: Finalists

Almost 200 Lindau Alumni and Young Scientists in 27 project groups participated in the 3rd Lindau Online Sciathon in April 2023. The teams worked together for 48 hours and submitted a paper and videos. After careful evaluation of these deliverables, the expert jury determined the top group for the topic “Innovative Applications of Medical Research”. 

The top five groups discussed their ideas with business experts, early investors and representatives from funding organisations at an exclusive Sciathon workshop during the 72nd Lindau Nobel Laureate MeetingGroup Yerolatsitis and Group Herberger & Restrepo-Schild were particularly highlighted by an audience vote. 

Innovative Applications of Medical Research

During the Sciathon workshop on 26 June 2023, these five projects presented their ideas to the audience. 

Antimalarial PROTACs to Combat Artemisinin Resistance

Group Adié À Moumbock

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Based Molecular Simulation for the Prognosis of Adverse Drug Reactions

Group Kandaswamy

Phototherapy for the Treatment of Endometriosis

Group Arnau del Valle

Revolutionizing Cancer Detection with Optical Fibers and AI

Group Yerolatsitis

Revolutionizing Wound Care: Smart Biosheets With Early Infection Detection and Antimicrobial Properties

Group Herberger & Restrepo-Schild

Sciathon Expert Jury

We’d like to thank this year’s expert jury for supporting the 3rd Lindau Online Sciathon with their time and expertise:

  • Stefan H.E. Kaufmann, Council Member and Scientific Chairperson 72nd Lindau Meeting (Chair)

  • Renata Gomes, Lindau Alumna 2014, Bravo Victor
  • Jürgen Kluge, Chairman of the Board, Foundation Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings
  • Enrique Lin Shiao, Lindau Alumnus 2018, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Pia Michel, Prima Materia