Category Archives: Communications

MAKEtoCARE2018 Maker Faire Rome – The European Edition

By | October 16, 2018

Thinking, making, innovating, taking care, this is the mission of MAKEtoCARE18 During the evening of 10th of October, Licia Di Pietro and Lucia Arcarisi of UBORA team were protagonists of MAKEtoCARE18 an initiative promoted by Sanofi Genzyme, Speciality Care division of Sanofi. The contest is aimed at bringing out and facilitating the creation and dissemination… Read More »

UBORA Design School 2018

By | September 8, 2018

The UBORA Design School 2018 was held in the first week of September at the Conference Center Le Benedettine of University of Pisa, in Italy. More than 90 students, mentors, teachers and keynote speakers of 22 different nationalities from 4 continents animated the 5-days school on the design of open source medical devices.   The school, born… Read More »

Results of the Second stage of the UBORA Design Competition are on line!

By | June 9, 2018

Dear participants, the results of the second stage UBORA design competition 2018 are online! From a total of 79 submitted projects for the second stage, for the 28 best-ranked projects travel and full-board will be provided for one team member to attend the First Conference on Collaborative Biomedical Engineering for Open Source Medical Technologies and… Read More »

Design Competition 2018: results of the first stage

By | March 30, 2018

A total of 126 projects were submitted, and of these 87 were selected to go to the second stage. At this link, you can find the list of eligible projects. We want to thank all of you for participating with passion and enthusiasm in this competition. Instructions for participating to the second stage are available… Read More »

The UBORA managing group has been nominated

By | January 28, 2018

The UBORA consortium is pleased to announce that the UBORA managing group has been nominated. The group, as foreseen in the work plan for the development of the e-infrastructure, has the mission to supervise the activities on UBORA e-infrastructure, such as promoting the discussions on the forums, formalizing engineering problems starting from medical needs. The group is composed… Read More »

UBORA design competition 2018 has been launched

By | January 10, 2018

The UBORA design competition 2018, announced during the closing ceremony of the UBORA design school in Nairobi,  officially started in the first days of January. The competition seeks innovative biomedical engineering solutions from students (individuals or teams) addressing healthcare problems faced by the ageing society promoting Healthy Ageing, enabling individuals to live both longer and healthier lives, or… Read More »

UBORA 1st Design Competition: the second stage results are online

By | August 9, 2017

Dear students, the results of the second stage UBORA design competition are on-line. From a total of 57 submitted design projects, for the 24 best-ranked projects travel and full-board will be provided for one team member to attend the UBORA Design School to be held in Kenyatta University (Nairobi – Kenya) from 23rd to 27th October 2017. Because of some joint… Read More »