Speakers

Mr. Siva Ramamoorthy

Management Consultant,
SparKVisio

Profile: 

Siva currently serves as an AI/ Tech consultant to global firms – specifically in the Health Care/ AI Marketing Strategy space. 

He led the India Center of Ephicacy Lifescience Analytics – a boutique consulting firm in statistics/ AI for clinical trials in a prior role. He has worked in senior corporate positions in Intel and VMware in the US. He has also led marketing for Tejas Networks, a US/India tech company/start-up that went IPO in 2020. 

He has published papers and spoken in several Global forums in AI/ Statistics in Healthcare in Shanghai, Europe, US.

Siva holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, USA, and an MS in Computer Science from the University of Kentucky

AI Healthcare – Opportunities & Challenges
Date: 12th August, 2021  

Dr. Mahesh Iyer

Vice President,
Parexel

Profile: 

Mahesh currently heads the Stats & Programming, DM and MW groups in India.  He is also responsible for driving innovation in the clinical trials space for Parexel.  Prior to this role, Mahesh was a co-founder of Sineflex Solutions LLP, a consulting firm focused on enabling and accelerating innovation in the healthcare space.  He was also the head of the BIRAC funded med-tech accelerator located at the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, IIIT Hyderabad. 

In this role, Mahesh was responsible for mentoring startups in the medtech space, and helping them scale their products and solutions.  Mahesh Iyer has over 20 years of experience in research and development in healthcare. He has been responsible for guiding many products through the development life-cycle. Before co-founding Sineflex Solutions, Mahesh was at Novartis in various roles, including Site Head, Biostatistics at Hyderabad, and Global head for Exploratory Safety and Statistical Analytics. Prior to Novartis, Mahesh worked with Bristol Myers Squibb and Boehringer Ingelheim. 

AI in Drug Development
Date: 13th August, 2021

Dr. Chandrika Kambam

Director – Clinical Services,
Health Care Global Enterprises Limited

Profile: 

A qualified Internal Medicine Consultant from United stated of America. After working as Hospitalist in United States, she returned to India in 2007. Joined Columbia Asia Group of hospitals primarily to start the concept of Hospital Medicine. Along the journey, she gradually moved from clinical practice to administration role. Currently hold a position of Group Medical Director, HCG group of hospitals since November 2019. 

With over 20 years of experience in both clinical medicine and administration, she helps to deliver value-based health care with lean thinking concept. Her strength has been to identify strategic programs that will benefit the organization and envision future trends and formulate thought processes from ideation to implementation.

Integrating technology and using technology to improve patient care and the medical quality dashboard has been her biggest achievement over a decade.

AI in Radiology – Providers Perspective
Date: 14th August, 2021

Dr. Shyam Vasudeva Rao

Cofounder,
Forus Health

Profile: 

Founder & Director of Forus Health Pvt Ltd., Director MYMO wireless, Technical Director Maastricht University, Faculty of Health, medicine and life sciences, The Netherlands, Co-founder & Director Renalyx health systems, eHealth enablers, Rx Digi Health Platform all in Bangalore. Chief Mentor Centre for Innovation in Medical Electronics, BMS Engineering College.

His research work has been on Real time systems and Parallel Computer Architecture from the Indian Institute of Science& has worked with CG Smith as Team Lead, Ericsson General Manager, Tata Consultancy Services Sr Product Manager and Philips Medical Systems. He did his engineering and masters in Electronics from SJCE, Mysore University.

Optimization Using AI/ML in Healthcare
Date: 16th August, 2021