Advisory Board

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Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Renz

Partner
Convergence Engineers

Prof. Dr. Renz is Partner at Vergency - The Healthcare Convergence Fund - and at Convergence Engineers, fostering the convergence between different markets and industries to develop solutions for life science. Furthermore, Prof. Dr. Renz serves as Adjunct Professor of Surgery at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine in Montreal, Canada and held several management positions in the Pharmaceutical Industry and leading Research Institutes like ICON Clinical Research (Canada) Inc. and University College London (UK) Institute of Hepatology. Prof. Dr. Renz holds a medical degree from the University of Freiburg and completed rotations and internships in Germany, Switzerland and the US.

Prof. Dr. Michael Lawo

Member of Board of Directors
TZI Technologie-Zentrum Informatik

Prof. Dr. Lawo is with the Centre for Computing and Communication Technologies (TZI) at the University Bremen since 2004. He is professor for applied computer science, member of the TZI board of directors, managing director of the artificial intelligent group, manager of EC funded projects, and general manager of neusta mobile solutions. Prof. Dr. Lawo was the CEO of a group of SME in the IT domain from 1999 till 2003 with a focus on the development and marketing of virtual reality simulators for surgeons; from 1996 to 2000 he was CEO of an IT consulting firm and from 1991 to 1995 top manager information systems with a large technology company.

Dr. David Dean

Commissioner
World Economic Forum

Dr. David Dean has a PhD in Nuclear Physics, Oxford University, UK. With Boston Consulting Group: 1985-2013, Global Leader, Technology, Media and Telecoms Practice; Global topic expert on strategy for the digital economy; Author of several BCG publications, including: Connected World; Adapt and Adopt: Governments' Role in Internet Policy; Unlocking the Value of Personal Data. Board Member, Business Angel and Mentor.

Thomas Reiners

Global Head of Architecture & Platforms
Giesecke & Devrient 3S

Mr. Reiners has his roots in software development. He held several positions within engineering, system architecture, program and product management, business development and M&A at international leading companies, such as Siemens, Infineon, Philips, NXP and Giesecke & Devrient. He has driven scoping and implementation of solutions in technology spanning across embedded software to cloud services within several market segments like Semiconductors, CE, Automotive, Security and IT. Currently Mr. Reiners is heading definition and development for solutions within the mobile eco system handling sensitive processes and data in the field of mobile and wearable applications.

Michael Zoelzer

Founder & CEO
No Tie Ventures

Michael Zoelzer is Serial Entrepreneur and Angel Investor with No Tie Ventures. Nowadays he is angel investor at WearHealth. Before that Michael founded the IT companies Boxmesh, Deliance, ordofood and EXTRA Commerce and was Head of IT at Porsche Consulting as well as Business Excellence Manager at MHP – A Porsche Company. Michael graduated from the University of Applied Sciences in Munich with a bachelor´s of Information Systems and Management.