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On the wave of an eHealth revolution

Thursday 11 February 2021, 14:00 – 17:30 PM CET

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On the wave of an eHealth revolution: Digitally Enabled Care Pathways – from research to innovative solutions. 

Health systems have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by rapidly redesigning patient pathways and flow in primary and secondary care which has opened up a window of opportunity for digital solutions.


It is the aim of our webinar to explore trade and investment opportunities as well as look at research that is going on to support these innovative pathways towards a predictive, preventive and personalised future healthcare.

Organisation Job Title
DIT NL Project Manager Intern
DIT Northern Powerhouse Life Sciences Specialist
DIT Ireland Trade Adviser
Ascom UK Supply Chain Manager
DIT Portugal Head of FDI
ascom uk Sales Consultant Long-term care
Ascom Strategic Alliances Manager
Edventures Founder
Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare, IIPL Research Assistant
Ascom Sales Consultant
Ascom Clinical Consultant
PIPMG Ltd Director
Ascom (UK) Limited Finance Business Partner
KABUNI Director of Experiences
Creo Incubator Founder
University of Edinburgh Researcher
CRS Means and Solutions Ltd Principal Consultant
Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership Chairman
Ascom Global Programme Manager
Ascom Clinical consultant
33N Product Owner
Positive Solutions Ltd Head of Product
Sanitas Open Innovation Manager
Smart Respiratory Products Ltd Managing Director
University of Plymouth Associate Professor of eHealth
SWAHSN Programme Manager
SWAHSN Commercial Lead
University of Southampton – Southampton, Hampshire/Hants Senior Research Fellow
ETH Zürich PhD Student & Research Assistant
Axon Lab AG Key Account Manager OTC
ETH Zurich PhD Researcher
Hard Numbers Communications
aiEndoscopic AG CTO
Seneschal Founder
Heart Force AG CEO
UNAIDS, Health Innovation Exchange Director, Office of Innovation
aiEndoscopic Ltd. Co-founder and CEO
Sleepiz AG Head of Product Management and Business Development
SamanTree Medical UK Consultant
Zurich University of Applied Sciences Student
Zurich University of Applied Sciences Student
ZHAW & Rennes School of Business Students
Hard Numbers PR Consultant
confinis AG Competence Cluster Lead and Senior Consultant
Bbi health New business director
Swiss Economic Forum Project Manager FutureHealth Basel
WordifyScience Scientific data manager
Bethel University Student
British Argentine Chamber of Commerce Executive Director
Linktomedicine Founder
Kabuni Director
Tesuji GM
NIHR Surgical MedTech Cooperative Programme Manager
Brandeis University Data science/ bioinformatics
Independent and NHSE Founder and Consultant Psychiatrist
NHS Surgeon
Philips AG New Business Developer
ETH Zurich Executive Director, Centre for Digital Health Interventions
Medical Industry Ltd Operations director
Google Cloud Director, Life Science Industry Sales Leader EMEA
CentraleSupélec Student
Barbara Grohs Corporate Communication / Health Sector
Industrial Technology Research Institute Assistive Researcher
UCLH Research Nurse
Pomelo Health Chief International Development Officer
suterscience LLC Partner
Primovis Managing Partner
RegHorizon Co-Founder and Managing Director
Axolotl Associates Partner
ArtiQ Software Engineer
Perception Health Chief Product Officer
Iucpq Consultant in AI
Family Offices COO
Cfhi Improvement lead
MedCity Events & Missions Manager
Census-Labs EVP-Managing Partner Americas
F. Hoffmann La Roche Head Alliance Management
Robert Bosch GmbH Senior Research Engineer
Deloitte Centre for Health Solutions Director
NHS General medical practitioner
InveniAI Assistant Director, Business Development and Alliances
Blauen Solutions GmbH Director
CEO Dr Aloys Tan Start up CEO founder
BenevolentAI Board director
Innovation Agency Commercial Programme Manager
Future Care Capital Head of Policy and research
Kheiron Medical Technologies Global Business Development and Sales Director
My Way Physio founder
Mobilium Global Chief Executive
Cera Care Product Manager
Bruin Biometrics LLC VP corp development and data projects
IFCC chair IFCC committee on Mobile health
Queen’s University of Belfast Advanced Informatics Core Technology Unit Manager
Arthronica Head of Business Development
Census Ltd. Strategic Account Manager
IOPPN, King’s College London Research Assistant
IOPPN, Kings College London Research Assistant
MIDAS Head of Business Development, Life Science
Stanley Healthcare Regional Sales Manager
Globefox Health Founder
Wolfram Research Ltd Business Development for Health
CARA Secretary-general
Johnson and Johnson Senior Manager, Government Affairs and Policy
Swiss Post Ltd Head of Sales and Marketing BU Digital Health
None Director
Mayden Research Product Owner
Janssen Government Affairs
University of KwaZulu-Natal Student
AXIS Consulting CEO
IHP Design Manager
Sir Robert McAlpine Health Sector Leader
GeneLook AG CEO
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Consultant Ophthalmologist
NHS Project Support
Farmatrust Business Development Consultant
Debiopharm Innovation Fund Associate Director
merakoi AG CEO
Tata Limited Business Consultant
PD Neurotechnology Ltd Director
University Hospital and University of Basel Professor
University of Lincoln Professor of Medical Imaging and Computer Vision
Mj Medical Consultant
m-smartsolutions gmbh head of development
Ukzn Fellow
Digital Catapult Commercial & Product Lead – 5G
South West AHSN Programme Director
South West Academic Health Science Network Evaluation
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust Informatics Compliance Officer
Cochlear Senior Manager Professional Marketing
Freelance medial writer/journalist
EMSA MEHR Director
Happy World CEO
Germany Trade & Invest Director United Kingdom
Polytechnique Montreal & Innovation Strategy Alliance (ISA) Associate Professor, Expert-Consultant and Trainer-Coach in Innovation
Appen Senior Manager
ADAPT AI & Digital Technologies – National Research Centre, Trinity College Dublin. Industry Collaboration Manager
SNGLR Capital Venture Partner
Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network Programme Lead
Dental Monitoring Dentist/Implementation Specialist
evismo AG Managing Director
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute PROFESSOR
MIDAS Business Development Executive
Alphamind Solutions CEO
Kent & Medway STP Data Analyst
Roche Data Policy Strategy Leader
Cochlear Ltd Digital Product Manager
Faculty Engagement Manager
Sommartel Director
University of Sheffield Analyst Statistician
Care Across Ltd CEO
Radboud University Medical Center prof.dr. chair department OR
Roche Diagnostics Limited Digital Healthcare Consultant
Immersive Rehab CEO & Founder
Orikami Chief Business Officer
Tanzo Creative Ltd Business consultant
Acadys International Senior Managing Consultant
The Data Lab Director of Health & Wellbeing Engagement
Medows Sàrl Director
Anthropos Digital Care CMO
Germany Trade & Invest Director, UK & Ireland
Government of British Columbia Trade and Investment Specialist
Life Sciences Hub Wales Head of Digital and AI
food industry md
Inspired Minds Digital Growth Marketing Executive
Thinkfortytwo Director
Yo Wireless Global Ltd Technical Account Manager
InnoME Business Development Manager
Global Solutions, Manx Telecom GS Account Mananger
PSD Director
Sir Robert McAlpine Health Sector Framework Manager
Key People Check SL Accountant
Change Healthcare Executive director international operations
Natus Senior Sales Manager
Ascom Senior Account Manager – LTC
Masimo UK Automation and Remote Patient Monitoring
Department for International Trade, British Embassy Vienna Commercial Attaché
Evergreen Life CEO
TympaHealth CTO
The Virtual Doctors Executive Director
Mental ID Data scientist, Medical Director
ResMed VP Northern Europe
Bionorica SE Global Digital Project Manager
Open Medical Director of Innovation
CIFAR Executive Director, Pan-Canadian AI Strategy
nhs consultant
King’s College London Research Associate
ResMed Solution consultant
WebMobility Ventures Chairman
Cooper-Winn Consulting Advisor
ResMed UK Product Manager
Warwick university Senior teaching fellow
ResMed Solutions Consultant
University of Warwick Emeritus Professor (Medical Education)
Encode Health (compliant supply chain /device monitoring) CEO
PillSorted CEO
NHS England Senior Policy Lead – digital primary care
NHS Consultant Anaesthetist
Oxford Heartbeat Ltd QA/RA
NHS Consultant Cardiologist
IBM WH Technical Solution Manager
Maltepe University Radiology Fellowship
Modern Group Digital transformation & strategy leader
Washington State Dept of Commerce European Representative
Divity Health Consultant occupational physician
Blauen Solutions GmbH Director
NHSX Benefits and Evaluation Research Officer
Royal Brompton Cardio-Oncology GPSI
Muneris Director
Novartis Digital Innovation
KU Leuven Phd Student
Novartis Pharma AG RE Director Digital Innovation
McKinsey Associate
Firjan Ophthalmologist
Novartis Patient Access Director
Strata Partners Associate
King’s College London operations officer
FIND Head of Digital Access
DancingMind VP
My iClinic consultant
George Eliot Hospital Chief Clinical Informatics Officer and Consultant Urologist
Heid Vella freelance journalist
Contexity Sales and Partners Management
UCB Innovation External Partnerships
MOHAP, UAE Specialist Physician
self employed HealthTech Bid Writer (Funding) Patient Expert Advocate
Cognitant Group CEO
Piota Head of Marketing
Metabolomycs Founder
MLB Consulting Medical Affairs Expert
Piota Apps CEO
Intergroup Partners CEO
Open Medical Ltd Business Development Manager
TISCO IT Assistant Head of Service Delivery
Digital Health & Care NI, Public Health Agency Innovation & Digital Eco-system Lead
De Monfort University Professor of Ageing and Digital Health
Practice Plus Group Chief Pharmacist
Ordine dei Medici di Firenze Emplyment
Ministry of health oman Medical Laboratory Technician A
Lenstore Optometrist
AWS Global Account Manager
National Institute for Health Research, UK Head of Business Development
Appen Business Development Manager
FIND Head of Data
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PredictX Project Manager
nspm Communication Strategy Lead
Merck Global Health Institute Head of MGHI R&D and Access
NIHR Senior Technology Transfer Manager


The UK Science and Innovation Network (SIN) promotes and facilitates international collaboration in research and innovation. Science and Innovation is at the heart of the UK government’s strategy for promoting sustainable economic growth. There are around 100 SIN officers based in embassies or consulates in over 40 countries around the world. SIN runs activities to facilitate research collaboration between UK and Swiss universities, research institutions and public-private sector counterparts; jointly exploring access to national or European funding opportunities and leveraging resources. The network can also help UK research performing companies strengthen their capacity to innovate, by facilitating R&D partnership meetings and organising visits to benchmark or access Swiss knowledge and technologies. SIN encourages dialogue on Education, Research and Innovation between Swiss and UK policy makers and key players, looking at best practice in emerging science and technology, removing barriers to adoption and creating the right framework for innovation.

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The UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) is the specialist Government department that helps UK-based companies access overseas markets, providing confidential advice and support necessary to assist companies in achieving their export goals.
It also helps overseas companies bring their high-level investment to the UK, providing professional, personalised and practical assistance and advice.

These services are offered through DIT’s extensive network of sector and market specialists both in the UK and in British embassies and diplomatic offices around the world.

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To find out more about the British Embassy Berne please visit the website.

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Scottish Development International is Scotland’s trade and foreign direct investment agency. Our aim is to encourage more overseas businesses to set up a location here, invest in Scottish businesses or buy Scottish products.

We do this by providing information, partnering with businesses and investors who want to set up or invest here, and helping businesses find the connections they need.

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HM Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein
British Embassy Berne
HM Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein
British Embassy Berne

Jane took up her post as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Swiss Confederation and the Principality of Liechtenstein in December 2017. She served as British Ambassador to Norway from 2010-2014, and subsequently as the Chief Operating Officer of UK Trade and Investment (UKTI), the government body responsible for promoting Britain’s commercial and business relationships around the world. Jane has held senior positions in the British High Commission in India, and British embassies in Japan and Vietnam, as well as working in the European Union department at the Foreign Office in London. She holds a BA in modern languages from Trinity College, Cambridge. Jane’s home town is Bilston in the West Midlands.

Cognitant Group Ltd.
Cognitant Group Ltd.

Tim is a UK doctor, who trained in Oxford as a nephrologist before joining the digital health revolution in 2000. He was CEO of the UK’s largest online network of doctors,, acquired by M3 Inc in 2011. He is now CEO of Cognitant Group Ltd, a company he founded with colleagues to empower people with trustworthy health information in engaging, accessible formats including animation and immersive formats (VR and AR). The company’s platform healthinote is used by thousands of doctors to provide personalised information for people with a wide variety of conditions to understand more about their health and treatment.

Cognitant Group Ltd

We empower patients by providing clear, reliable health information, allowing them to become actively involved in improving their health, and enabling healthcare professionals to optimise their care.


Presentation title: Why it took a pandemic to reboot healthcare


International Business Development Director
Spirit Health Group
International Business Development Director
Spirit Health Group

Su Konganda is the International Business Development Director at Spirit Health Group responsible for leading the organisation’s international digital health strategy. She has extensive experience in the health and care sector and is passionate about digital health enabled integrated care to improve access to services and create better outcomes.

Spirit Health Group

Spirit Health Group, a clinical services provider focused on value-based care that enables digital technology to achieve better outcomes for people with chronic conditions. Our remote patient monitoring system, CliniTouch, offers advanced warning of potential condition deterioration alongside pre-emptive intervention data and real time location based satellite air quality data.


Presentation title:

Re-engineering pathways: getting the most out of digital health

Head of Operations
my mhealth
Head of Operations
my mhealth

Harry is a doctor and entrepreneur with a deep understanding of medicine, medtech, and business. He is the Head of Operations for my mhealth, and leads on the digital transformation of clinical pathways. He is passionate about harnessing technology to improve health outcomes and systems.



my mhealth are the UK’s number one provider of digital therapeutics for patients with long term conditions such as COPD, Asthma, Diabetes and Heart disease, and those undergoing major elective surgery.


Presentation Title: Using digital therapeutics to transform long term condition care pathways

Director of Corporate Affairs and Strategy
Health Innovation Manchester
Director of Corporate Affairs and Strategy
Health Innovation Manchester

Laura is responsible for overseeing delivery of HInMís strategic priorities across the research and innovation portfolio, working closely with the rest of the executive team. She has a broad portfolio including overseeing strategy and planning, stakeholder engagement and partnerships, strategic communications and public engagement.

Laura has spent the last 12 years working in senior roles across the NHS in Greater Manchester, both in commissioning and provider organisations, and prior to that worked in corporate agencies specialising in business to business PR. She has a wealth of experience in managing complex and sensitive issues, strategy development and delivery, media relations and corporate affairs.


Managing Director
Ascom UK
Managing Director
Ascom UK

With over 39 years’ experience in leading companies, Paul is Managing Director of Ascom (UK) ñ a global solutions provider of ICT and workflow solutions for healthcare, retail, hospitality and industry. He is passionate about transforming operational effectiveness through communication, enabling organisations to make the best possible decisions ñ regardless of location.

At Ascom, he has overseen the move to a brand new HQ in Lichfield Staffordshire, the launch of our flagship nurse call system, a portfolio of mobile workflow solutions, and growth into acute and mental health hospitals. In other markets, he’s developed growth in four of the five major UK supermarkets, hotels and manufacturing plants, delivering mission-critical communications to improve staff safety, efficiency and patient/customer satisfaction.

Working in the UK and internationally at leading companies including GEC, Siemens and Virgin Media, his broad technology and communications experience covers both fixed and wireless, voice, video, data, mobility, cloud, digital and hosting.

Founder and Chief Development Officer
Founder and Chief Development Officer

Lukasz Rzeczkowski, the founder and a chief development officer of Trustedoctor (now part of Further Group). In the Group, Lukasz is currently responsible for creating a global medical network with partnerships with leading doctors and hospitals as well as developing a strategy for creating digital products and services focused on specialized medicine for corporate clients. He is a former capital market specialists with experience in consulting and fund management. Pro-bono, he serves as a governor of the Royal School. He is an alumnus of Warwick University and the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Director and Professor
i-Sense EPSRC IRC, London Centre for Nanotechnology, Division of Medicine, UCL
Director and Professor
i-Sense EPSRC IRC, London Centre for Nanotechnology, Division of Medicine, UCL

Professor Rachel McKendry is Director of i-sense EPSRC IRC and holds a joint position between the London Centre for Nanotechnology and Division of Medicine, UCL.

Her research lies at the cutting edge of nanotechnology, telecommunications, data science, infectious diseases and public health. Recent breakthroughs span from tiny quantum nanodiamonds to detect viruses earlier, to smartphone-connected tools to improve quality assurance of HIV testing, which have been adopted for HIV public health surveillance in South Africa. During the recent COVID-19 outbreak i-sense machine learning algorithms of online search data, adopted by Public Health England as an early warning sensing system for influenza, have been adapted to monitor prevalence of COVID-19 in England. Prof McKendry has also lead the development of data visualisation tools to inform public health interventions, including the FTTIS dashboard for England’s COVID-19 data.

Professor McKendry has won several prestigious awards for her research including the Royal Society Rosalind Franklin Award, Royal Society Wolfson Merit Award, the Institute of Physics Paterson Medal, and was one of the Grant Thornton 100 Face of a Vibrant Economy.

Managing Director
Holoxica Ltd.
Managing Director
Holoxica Ltd.

Wendy Lamin is MD and co-founder of Holoxica, a world leader in 3D medical visualisation whose mission is to bring real 3D to life, 3D without glasses/headsets. The pure 3D holographic experience will drive the human digital interaction of the future, recreate the authenticity of presence and humanise communications. Wendy brings people & organisations in the 21st digitally connected world. She has a Law Degree from the KU Leuven in Belgium.


Nush founded Naaut which provides a 360 approach to innovation strategy to space agencies, startups, academia, AI accelerators, primes, and tech companies. As well as Naaut, Nush co-founded the London Space Network (LSN) in Jan 2019, the London Space Network organises monthly networking events across London to build and strengthen the UK space community. Recognised as one of the Top 100 most influential BAME tech leaders in the UK. – Financial Times. Nush has been active in the tech ecosystem across the UK, Europe, and the USA. Nush has championed diversity across the global space and tech ecosystem. She was appointed POC tech community ambassador for Google for Startup Campus and has been a key figure across the ecosystem connecting people to networks. She champions diversity of perspectives to drive and foster collaboration to drive innovation as we take our steps to go back to the Moon, Mars and beyond. Nush is and Advisory Board member of YSYS -Your Startup, Your Story is a startup community for founders, developers, creatives, investors and more on a mission to make a difference.

Science & Innovation Adviser
British Embassy Berne
Science & Innovation Adviser
British Embassy Berne
Senior Trade Officer Switzerland & Liechtenstein
SDI - Scottish Development International and British Embassy Berne
Senior Trade Officer Switzerland & Liechtenstein
SDI - Scottish Development International and British Embassy Berne
Science & Innovation Adviser
British Embassy Berne
Science & Innovation Adviser
British Embassy Berne
Senior Inward Investor Officer | Switzerland & Liechtenstein
Department for International Trade | British Embassy Berne
Senior Inward Investor Officer | Switzerland & Liechtenstein
Department for International Trade | British Embassy Berne
Business Development and Innovation Manager
Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust
Business Development and Innovation Manager
Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust

Dr Chris McKee’s role as the Business Development and Innovation Manager based in Leeds is to support the Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust (LTHT) in Research and Innovation, support both Leeds NIHR Medtech In Vitro Diagnostic Cooperatives, and support the University of Leeds to identify and engage with innovative medical/health technologies for future collaborations and NHS evaluations in areas of unmet clinical needs. Further to this he also works closely with the Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network supporting their interests at a national level. This role involves engaging small to medium enterprises and larger corporates both nationally and internationally in order to establish future relationships and collaborations based in the Leeds City region and Wider AHSN networks working towards the joint benefit of industry partners, academics and the LTHT.

Director of ARMED
HAS Technology Group
Director of ARMED
HAS Technology Group

Brian Brown is a Director of the HAS Technology Group where he has been employed since 2009.  Brian’s is the Director for ARMED (Advanced Risk Monitoring for Early Detection).  Previously to this Brian was employed in other roles within the HAS Technology group, most recently as the Director of Scotland.  The ARMED solution combines pioneering predictive analytics modelling helps identify and predict individuals at escalating risk in particular to those at risk of falling, as well as indicating other frailty indicators.

A vastly experienced manager, Brian has a depth of background in Social Work services managing Local Authority Older People services both from a direct operational basis and at a senior strategic level.

Having previously completed his BA and eMBA, Brian commenced Professional Doctorate studies in 2017 at Glasgow Caledonian University researching the behavioural changes interventions of individuals using digital tools as well as strategic change interventions of statutory services.

Brian is a member of the Interface strategic board aligning business and academia.  He is also a trustee of a children’s mental health charity, Mind Mosaic.

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