Challenge One Health

Call for Solutions

Call for Solutions

The Innovationszentrum Niedersachsen GmbH is looking for committed scientists, representatives of Lower Saxony’s business community and innovators from the technology and digital scene, who want to rethink health across sectors, develop innovative solutions and present them to an expert audience at a science slam at the Niedersächsischer Life Science Tag 2021.

Do you play a pioneering role in the development of the One Health approach with your research and development project? We want to actively shape this future topic together with you.

Application is now open and will close on February 16, 2021.

Future Topic

one health

In science and research, it is increasingly being recognized, that we need to broaden our understanding of “health” in a globalized, high-tech world, subject to climate change. The term One Health stands for an approach, which transcends traditional boundaries and requires intense cooperation between human medicine, veterinary medicine and the environmental sciences. 







At “Niedersächsischer Life Science Tag” on February 18, 2021, you will learn about current developments, the latest technologies and innovative research approaches from Lower Saxony’s business and scientific community.

Discuss with experts and learn more about applications and opportunities of the One Health approach.

until 16.2.2021

Call for Solutions

We are looking for scientists and entrepreneurs who want to rethink health across sectors, develop innovative solution ideas and present them to an expert audience in a short presentation.

This is also a good opportunity to refine your ideas for the hackathon and recruit your first team members!

from 12. until 14.3.2021


At the 48-hour hackathon from March 12-14, 2021, you will have the opportunity to develop innovative solutions and initiate cross-sector collaborations. Experience open innovation and technology transfer in interdisciplinary teams and be part of the solution.  Experience open innovation and technology transfer in interdisciplinary teams and be part of the solution.

Participants from Germany and abroad

Hours of conference and hackathon

Interactive conference, workshop and networking sessions


Passion to rethink health!


Learn about current developments and the latest technologies relating to One Health: Thought leaders from business, academia, and representatives from politics and government will discuss current developments, research approaches, and the convergence of human, animal, and planetary health.

Call For Solutions

Become part of the solution: As part of an open call for solutions, we are looking forcommitted entrepreneurs and scientists who want to rethink health across sectors according to the One Health approach, develop solutions to the most pressing questions of the future and present them.


Develop solutions in interdisciplinary teams: present your idea, convince the community of your approach and develop solutions together with data scientists, software developers, product managers and other interested parties during a 48-hour hackathon.


Network with innovators, decision-makers, and pioneers from science and business: the virtual conference, numerous online workshops and interactive networking sessions connect people and ideas across sectors – from human and veterinary medicine, to environmental sciences and the technology and start-up scene.


In science and research, there is increasing recognition that we need to subject the topic of “health” to a broader understanding in our globalized, high-tech world that is subject to climate change. Behind the term One Health lies an approach to health that blurs sectoral boundaries and requires intensive cooperation between human medicine, veterinary medicine and the environmental sciences.


Live open innovation and technology transfer: find the right partners and develop ideas for new products, services and processes. Identify new customers, markets, and fields of expertise with the help of experts from the Innovationszentrum Niedersachsen.

Challenge One Health is an event organized by Innovationszentrum Niedersachsen GmbH in cooperation with xHACK. It is sponsored by the Ministry of Economics, Labor, Transport and Digitalization of Lower Saxony.


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Challenge One Health

An event organized by xHack on behalf of Innovationszentrum Niedersachsen GmbH.


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