Get to know Gloria Seibert – Co-founder of TemedicaGloria Seibert co-founded the startup Temedica. Their mission is to transform the current healthcare system, improve medical services, and bring the patient back into focus. With Temedica, patients are continuously accompanied on their individual health path – even outside of hospitals, doctors or therapy practices. Through the combination of physical activity, body awareness and the imparting of therapy-promoting medical knowledge, patients can work flexibly on their recovery and prevent long-term health problems.
Get to know Mireia Angulo – Investment analyst at Caixa Capital RiscMireia Angulo is an investment analyst specialized in Life Science at Caixa Capital Risc. Caixa Capital Risc, the venture capital arm of La Caixa (Spain's third largest financial institution), is a VC firm that provides equity and convertible loans to innovative companies in their early stages. She is responsible for analyzing companies from the scientific and business point of view. Mireia is a Biologist and Biochemist by training. After her PhD, she worked at two different technology transfer offices for 5 years. The main decision in her career was to leave research and the lab.
Get to know Filipa Fixe – HealthCare Director at GlinttFilipa Fixe is the HealthCare Director at Glintt, a leading IT and consulting company in the healthcare area. She is in charge of fostering innovation and leverage technology to promote better healthcare at controlled costs.
Get to know Isthar Touailat – Head of Innovation at TietoIsthar Touailat is currently head of Innovation (the data driven business unit) at Tieto, the largest it-consulting company in the nordic countries. The data driven-business units mission is to develop software products based on aritificial intelligens (AI) and Internet of things. This is an area that is or will influence all industries and levels of society. She is also head of an AI & Big Data Incubator that is developing business ideas into products and commercializes them. They invest in external start-ups and buy companies. They do all this in cooperation with their ecosystem where they, for example, push for AI in healthcare and drive co-creation projects for various test beds together with Europe’s biggest hospital (Hosptial of Helsinki) and in other Swedish hospitals.
Get to know Gabriele Pestlin – Head of Strategic Planning and Deployment at Roche DiagnosticsHow was your career path to reach your current position? What were the main decisions that lead you to your current positions?
Get to know Caroline Dahl – Co-Founder and CTO of Ortrud MedicalCaroline Dahl is the co-founder and CTO of Ortrud Medical, a medtech company that develops a low-cost device that improves IV accessibility and reduces the number of failed attempts. Caroline Dahl is also an Oxford PhD in supercomputing for biomedicine, she worked as a software engineer at Microsoft Research and is a Clinical Innovation Fellow at the Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden.