The aim of the Poseidon Summer School “Photonics for Health” is at focusing on different applications of photonic devices on theme “Health” and at disseminating the results of some European Projects, giving information about the most recent and relevant research topics.
The Poseidon Summer School is addressed to:
Master Graduating Students
Future European Entrepreneurs
IMPROVE YOUR KNOWLEDGE
Photonics & Immunoplasmonics
Biosensing & Biochemistry
System Integration & Engineering
MEET IMPORTANT PEOPLE
5 Case studies
NETWORK & INTERACT
Students from the most important European Research Institute
RELAX, SPORT AND NATURE
Daily tours at open air and relaxing moments
- Venice and Treviso Airport Meeting
- Bus Transfer to San Martino di Castrozza
- Hotel Venue and Check in
- Welcome Party and Typical Dinner
- Networking event: Participant Introduction
Photonics Day: Photonics theory and human health applications
Italian Institute of Technology, Italy
Nano fabrication processes and photonics nanodevices
Italian Institute of Technology, Italy
Advanced optical approaches for the functional investigation of the mammalian brain
Dr. Felix Piat
An industrialised pathogen detection kit and platform based on surface plasmon resonance imaging (SPRi)
Prof. Jaime Garcia Ruperez
Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Use of photonic bandgap structures for the development of low-cost analysis systems: the SAPHELY and the PHOCNOSIS projects
Round table and presentation of the students’ projects at Colbricon Lakes
Biosensing Day: Biosensing theory, food safely, and microbiology applications
Prof. Daniel Aili
Linköping University, Sweden
Refractometric and colorimetric biosensing using noble metal nanoparticles
Dr. Cuong Cao
Queen’s University, Northern Ireland
Plasmonic Metamaterials for Biosensing, Fingerprinting and Conformational Analysis of Biomolecules
Scalable, point-of-care and label-free microarray platform for rapid detection of Sepsis: the Rais Project
Dr. Josselin Pello
Institute of Photonic Sciences, Spain
Interferometric microscopy technology
Dr. Filiz Yesilköy
École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Incorporation of plasmonics with interferometric imaging microarray
Dr. Maria Carmen Estevez
Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia, Spain
Biofunctionalization protocols, Label-free assays
Dr. Mathieu Rabaey
Team leader R&D hardware at TRINEAN
Microfluidic cartridge and instrument integration
Guide tour at Mezzano, one of the most beautiful village of Italy.
With its houses built in a typically rural style, Mezzano is a village in the Primiero area, that offers a breath-taking view of the peaks of the Dolomites. It is also a venue where prehistoric remains have been found.
Then we will have the opportunity to discover the method of productionc an to taste the craft beer of Bionoc’ brewery.
Engineering Day: Sensor engineering, microfluidics, and microbiology safety
Photonics against Legionella: the Poseidon Project
Dr. Roberto Pierobon
Plasmonics against pathogens
Dr. Rob Hogendijk
Metrohm Applikon, Netherland
Sampling and conditioning subsystem
Dr. Elena Jimenez
Guided visit to Pale di San Martino:
Guided by expert mountain guides, we will visit one of the most enchanting places of the Dolomites: the Pala Group.
Following a short trip on a cable way, we will reach the path bringing us to the summit of the mountain, to eventually enjoy a typical Trentino lunch in the Cima Rosetta hut.
- Hotel Check Out
- Finish of the School and Graduation at Clivet SPA
- Goodbye Party: Winery Guided Tour & Tasting
- Bus Transfert to Treviso and Venice Airport
Case studies from EU funded projects
Venue and Accommodation
Sharing of ideas and fostering of interactions is facilitated by the nice and stimulating location in the heart of Dolomites Mountains. Indeed, San Martino di Castrozza is one of the most beautiful environment in the Northern Italy, offering incomparable sights of the mountains and a lot of occasions of relaxing with excellent food, sport activities and excursions in the surroundings.
What is included?
The organizing committee will arrange one transfer from/to the airport of Venice (VCE) and Treviso (TSF).The booking at the Hotel is in charge of the school secretariat.
The Fee includes:
- Accommodation in single or double room full board (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
- Coffee breaks
- Gala Dinner
- Free access to the Hotel Wellness Center
- Free Wi-Fi
- Guided tours
- The Airport Transfer (from/to the airport of Venice (VCE) and Treviso (TSF) on Sunday June 18 and Thursday 22)
The Fee does not include:
- Any other travel costs not expresses mentioned
- Extra drinks
- Special SPA Treatments
After registration you will receive an email with the confirmation of your participation and all details about bank transfer. Payment is due at the moment of acceptance to the school.In case of booking withdrawal, you have to communicate immediately to the school secretariat your cancellation.
- Cancellation received before 30th April will be refunded.
- Cancellation received before 31th of May will be 50% refunded.
- Cancellation after 31th of May will be not refunded.