Life Sciences

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 10:30 to 12:30
Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät SR3



From documents to datasets: challenges and solutions in the context of IDMP and pharmacology

To obtain authorization to bring a medicinal product on the market, 200,000 pages of text need to be submitted. The upcoming effectuation of the IDMP directive (EU) forces pharma companies to submit datasets instead. This has enormous impact. The challenges that this poses are manifold.

Krzysztof Cieśliński
Senior Software Engineer


Registry of clinical data for PTChO – rectal cancer module.

In my presentation I will show the registry of clinical data that we implemented for the Polish Society of Surgical Oncology (PTChO). This application is in production since the beginning of 2016.

 Hans van Bruggen
Director / Senior Regulatory Affairs Scientist
Qdossier B.V.


Semantic interoperability to manage medicinal data and exchange IDMP messages with different regions

Most pharmaceutical companies lack horizontal process integrations; each business silo manages a subset of information around development and product life cycle. During the life span of a product the same characteristics are exchanged by various disciplines.

Research & Innovation

Cross-Evaluation of Entity Linking and Disambiguation Systems for Clinical Text Annotation

In this paper we study whether state-of-the-art techniques for multidomain and multilingual entity linking can be ported to the clinical domain.

Research & Innovation

A Semantic Approach Towards Implementing Energy Efficient Lifestyles through Behavioural Change

Residential and office buildings have the largest share in energy consumption, followed by transport and industry. At the same time, many buildings do not leverage all feasible opportunities to increase their energy efficiency.