PRESS EVENTS

All sessions at the World Health Summit are fully open to the press. Journalists can obtain a press badge via the online accreditation form.

Media events at the World Health Summit 2019:


Press Event on AI and Health

Sunday, October 27 | 15:00-15:45
KOSMOS (Saal 7, Elizabeth Blackwell) | Karl-Marx-Allee 131a, Berlin

EIT Health will host a media event on the role of AI in healthcare following a World Health Summit panel discussion on the same topic. The panel will feature Jan-Philipp Beck, EIT Health CEO; Roberto Viola, Director General of DG CONNECT; and Paul Timmers, University of Oxford.


Press Conference on Climate Change and Health

Monday, October 28 | 11:00-12:00
KOSMOS (Global Health Lounge) | Karl-Marx-Allee 131a, Berlin

World Health Summit sessions on climate change will be supplemented by a press conference featuring: 

Eckart von Hirschhausen, Doctor, Moderator, and World Health Summit Ambassador
Sabine Gabrysch, Professor for Climate Change and Health, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin und Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung
Sylvia Hartmann, Board Member of Deutschen Allianz für Klimawandel und Gesundheit (KLUG) and Representative of Medizinstudenten BVMD
Detlev Ganten, President, World Health Summit
Christoph Heinrich, Chairman for Nature Conservancy, WWF Germany