Jens J. Rassweiler is the head of the Department of Urology at SLK Kliniken Heilbronn. He was involved in the clinical introduction of ESWL, URS and PCNL. In 1992 he was the first German Urologist to perform a laparoscopic nephrectomy. Professor Rassweiler is president of the German Lithotripsy Society, chairman of the Section Office of EAU and a member of AAEU and AAGUR. In 2020 he was president of the German Society of Urology (DGU) and the first to organize the meeting in a Live-On-line format.