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Farewell Symposium - Hermie Hermens

Farewell Symposium - Prof.dr.Hermie Hermens

After more than 30 years (education and research), Prof. dr. Hermie Hermens, a pioneer in telemedicine, says farewell to the University of Twente. We would like to invite all stakeholders active in this field, to the farewell symposium on Thursday 25 May from 13:00 to 18:00 at the University of Twente.

During the program, inspiring presentations and demos will be given about the development of telemedicine and, in particular, the impact Hermie has made on this together with his research group and collaborating partners.

General information
  • Date: May 25th, 2023
  • Time: 13.00 - 18.00
  • Language: English
  • Format: Live event 
  • Location: TBA (on the campus of the University of Twente, Drienerlolaan 5, Enschede)

The programme

The program is currently being developed and will be communicated soon.


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After registration, you will receive an email a few days prior to the event with practical information (and for digital attendees a link to the live stream). Although this is a free event, please note that registration for this event is not obligation-free. If you cannot attend the event for which you have already registered, we kindly ask that you let us know by sending an email to secretariat-bss-eemcs@utwente.nl.


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