Upcoming Events - Frankfurt

Hearing well and being well – a strong scientific connection

An international conference sponsored by Phonak

14 – 16 November 2019 Frankfurt, Germany

An international conference about the latest findings on cognitive, social and emotional aspects of hearing and aural rehabilitation for adults.

Sponsored by Phonak

Phonak is excited to announce the “Hearing well and being well – a strong scientific connection” conference, taking place in Frankfurt, Germany from November 14 – 16, 2019.

Hearing well and being well is a multi-dimensional topic – research in this area has been gaining momentum. The program will be structured in three specific fields:

  • Cognition, listening effort and mental load
  • Well-being, emotion and social aspects
  • eHealth and rehabilitation

The conference is co-chaired by Sophia E. Kramer, Professor at the Amsterdam UMC, VU University medical center, and Markus Meis, Head Outcome Research at HörTech GmbH and Effects Research at Hörzentrum Oldenburg GmbH. An impressive panel of internationally acclaimed experts will present their latest research and clinical experiences during the two day event.

To guarantee the best possible experience to all participants, all presentations will be simultaneously translated in German and English. Learn more about the latest developments in this new, emerging scientific field.

Register until 30 June 2019 and benefit from the Early Bird rate.

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Registration fees

Please register for the conference under the following link before 30 June 2019 and benefit from the Early Bird rate.

Registration fee:

  • Early Bird until June 30, 2019: EUR 230.00
  • Regular from July 1, 2019: EUR 275.00
  • Students & Audiology Assistants*: EUR 195.00
  • Dinner Ticket for Partners for An Evening with Phonak: EUR 60.00

*Please send student confirmation to: phonak.conference@phonak.com

Registration fee includes:

  • 2 days of presentations by the foremost international experts in the field
  • 3 breaks (morning & afternoon)
  • 2 lunches (Friday and Saturday)
  • Welcome reception (Thursday evening)
  • An Evening with Phonak (Friday evening)

Register here



Conference Hotel:

Frankfurt Marriott Hotel
Hamburger Allee 2
60486 Frankfurt (Main)


A block of rooms has been reserved at Frankfurt Marriott Hotel:

Single: 149.00 EUR
Double: 169.00 EUR

The price is per night inclusive breakfast, taxes and WLAN.

Book a room

You can also book a room under the telephone number: 
+49 69 7955 2222 or sending an email to

Using the codeword «Phonak».



Dr. Sophia E. Kramer

Prof. Dr. Sophia E. Kramer

Professor in Auditory Functioning and Participation, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery – Section Ear & Hearing, Amsterdam UMC, VU University medical center in Amsterdam.


Dr. Markus Meis

Dr. Markus Meis

Head Effects Research Hörzentrum GmbH Oldenburg and Outcome Research HörTech GmbH, member of the Cluster of Excellence Hearing4all, Germany.