Dr. Cahana is Head of Healthcare and Blockchain Consulting at Genesis Block. With over 25 years of experience in clinical medicine Dr. Cahana consults multiple national and international private and public companies, start-ups and healthcare organizations on blockchain technology, digiceutical integration and healthcare redesign.
Heather Flannery is Global Lead at ConsenSys Health and the Co-Founder and Board Chair of Blockchain in Healthcare Global, a 501(c)6 trade association organized under the IEEE ISTO. She also serves as the FY19 Co-Chair of the global HIMSS Blockchain in Healthcare Task Force.
Dr Stewart Southey is an NHS Consultant Anaesthetist and Founder of Catena Consulting, a firm which guides C-level executives about blockchain and other emerging technologies, helping them appraise and implement solutions if desired or strategically advantageous to do so. He writes regularly for Forbes on Blockchain in Healthcare and also holds an MSc in Digital Currencies.
Dr. Samantha Nazareth MD, FACG is Chief Medical Officer of metaMe. She is a double board-certified physician specialised in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology/Hepatology and practices in New York City.
Dr Natalie Pankova
Dr Natalie Pankova is the Chief Operating Officer at Metadvice, a company building AI-based clinical decision support solutions to enable doctors to combine the avalanche of newly available medical information into their clinical practice, while enabling patients to retain access rights to data using distributed ledger technology (DLT). She is also a Digital Health Expert Advisor at the World Health Organisation.
Ankur Banerjee is the Lead Blockchain & Digital Identity Solution Architect for Accenture UK. He has worked in the frontlines of what Accenture does in Emerging Technology, across a range of AI and blockchain projects as part of its innovation studio to deliver fundamentally new and distinguished experiences. He is also the Disruptive Technology Lead for Fintech Innovation Lab, a startup accelerator for mentoring new companies.
Helen Disney is a serial entrepreneur who has founded 3 companies. She is currently the CEO of Unblocked, a hub for Blockchain events, education and information and a Founding Partner of Dots Ventures. She was listed in Innovate Finance’s 2016 Women in Fintech Powerlist and has been referred to by Barclays as a “Blockchain guru”. She is also a member of techUK and of its DLT working group and a co-founder of the British Blockchain and Frontier Technologies Association.
Natalie Furness is the Managing Director of Zybexi Consultancy, working with businesses to embed a multidisciplinary culture into product innovation. Natalie is an award-winning entrepreneur, a 2019 Future Tech Star finalist, and she currently sits on the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Blockchain. A Co-Founder of Women in Tech Revolution, Natalie also works to inspire nurture and collide women innovating in business through engaging events and a corporate supported mentorship programme.
Dr Stan Shepherd is a Doctor and visionary leader in healthcare IT. He is CEO of Instant Access Medical, which has developed a Personal Care Record for PCs and mobile apps, with embedded evidence-based personal care pathways and interactive alerts.
Stan gained a BSc in Aeronautical Engineering before qualifying in Medicine and entering General Practice. He was one of the earliest users of computerised GP records before combining his skills in medicine and technology to develop an electronic health care record, still a leading system in 3 countries, and used by Special Olympics in every US State and 100 other countries.
Dr. Navin Ramachandran is a practising radiology consultant at University College London Hospital (UCLH), an honorary senior lecturer / healthcare data researcher at University College London Centre for Health Informatics & Multiprofessional Education (UCL CHIME), and a co-founder of OpenCancer and the Platform for Enhanced Analytics and Computational Healthcare (PEACH). He is a member of the IOTA Foundation and is interested in the interaction between the Internet of Things and healthcare. His main interests are in digital design, data modelling, interoperability, analytics, identity and consent management.
Dr Thomason is a thought leader in the applications of blockchain technology to solve social problems. She is CEO of Fintech Worldwide and co-author of Blockchain Technology for Global Social Change. She is a regular hackathon judge and mentor including London Blockchain Week, London Fintech Week, ConsensSys and EOS Global Hackathons.
Alexander Seyf is a seasoned entrepreneur and CEO of Autolomous, which is building pragmatic solutions for autologous medicines. He has started two successful multi-million pound firms. Alexander has over twenty years of consistent progression, building and reinventing businesses.
Eleonora Harwich is Director of Research and Head of Digital and Tech Innovation at Reform think tank. Her work focuses on how tech innovations can help public services deliver better outcomes for people. She has particular interest in the public-sector applications of artificial intelligence (AI).
Tina Woods is CEO and Founder of Collider Health, a health innovation catalyst working with organisations in both private and public sectors to accelerate innovation and transform health with sustainable impact at scale. Tina is also CEO and Co-founder of Longevity International, that runs the All Party Parliamentary Group for Longevity currently developing a National Strategy to deliver 5 extra years of healthy life expectancy to all British citizens by 2035 while closing the social gap. At Collider Health Tina works with NHS X and the National AHSN Network to build the AI ecosystem for the NHS.
Toby Lewis is CEO and Founder of market monitoring company, Novum Insights. He is a serial entrepreneur, prolific writer and analyst, straddling the worlds of technology startups, venture capital and data science. Novum produced the definitive special report on blockchain startups in Sept. 2017.
Annie Theriault is the Chief Investment Officer of Grand Challenges Canada and the Managing Director of the EWEC Innovation Marketplace, an initiative of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada, NORAD, and USAID. In that capacity,Annie is involved in strategic and fundraising matters and works closely with promising portfolio companies on their growth and financing plans. Annie is also the Managing Partner of Cross-Border Impact Ventures, a new impact investment firm partnered with Grand Challenges Canada to launch a global health technology fund focused on women’s and children’s health.
Jenny Creed Geraghty is a clinical genetic scientist. She believes that blockchain has sparked a revolution in the evolution of digital healthcare and that Blockchain for genomics gives us all the keys to own & control our genomic data.
Isabel Thompson is Senior Strategy Analyst, Holtzbrinck Publishing Group. Holtzbrinck is a strategic investor in tech and media assets. It is the owner or part owner of Springer Nature, Macmillan, Die Zeit, Digital Science, and Founders Factory, amongst many others.