9.5.2018: “Women in Digital Health” presents Samantha Walmsley – From corporate to blockchain in healthcare start-up

Very excited to present our guest speaker for the next meetup, it is Samantha Walmsley, currently moving into owning and developing a health start-up in blockchain, waving goodbye to the corporate world. In her talk, Sam will adress these key areas that she’s passionate about:
• Why she’s working in the health care sector
• The obstacles and challenges she has overcome especially in corporate life and running a business
• Challenging the status quo in health care: Creativity in digital health, patient centric behavioural change programmes, why blockchain will revolutionise healthcare industry



18:30 Door opening
19:00 Presentation of “Women in Digital Health”
19:10 Guest speaker Samantha Walmsley
About 20:00 Discussion
After that, please enjoy our networking apéro


Over 18 years working within the pharmaceutical and health industry with 12 years working within digital strategy, behavioural change programmes and technology solutions. Experience covers advertising agencies, running digital consultancy companies in UK and Switzerland, as well as in-house roles at Novartis and Boehringer / Lilly Diabetes Alliance.
Digital health programmes have been recognised through both internal and external awards in healthcare and outside of industry inc. Cannes Lions Health, Effie, Revolution Grand Prix and BIMA.
Currently owner of digital health consultancy in Switzerland and working on blockchain & health start-up out of Cryptovalley Labs in Zug.

Twitter: @sammielw
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/samwalmsley/

14.3.2018: “Women in Digital Health” presents Dr. Quy-Vo Reinhard (HIT Foundation)

Very excited to present our guest for the next meetup, it is Dr. Quy Vo-Reinhard, currently CDO (Chief Data Officer) at HIT Foundation, a blockchain-based online marketplace for Personal Health Data. In her talk, Quy will tell us about her work and life in a buzzing digital health start-up, working with exciting technologies and travelling the world as a renowed speaker.

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Quy has a broad background from natural science to business management. She holds a PhD in Computational Biomedicine from RWTH Aachen and an MBA from EBS University of Business and Law, Germany. She has extensive management experience as a Vice – Dean and and enterprise business manager in a start up for enzyme development. She is currently a CDO & Business Development of the HIT Foundation. Her passion is deliberately bringing innovation into healthcare system where everybody shares benefits equally.