Panel discussion


Date:April 24, 2023
Time:16:45 – 17:30

Panel title

Opportunities of digitalisation in the healthcare system, relevance and benefits of data collection from citizens (incl. healthy citizens)

Panel summary

Our expert panelists will discuss opportunities of digitalisation for the Swiss healthcare system. Listen to representatives of the patient, hospital, pharma and tech. sectors. According to digitalswitzerland’s published study based on a population survey, citizens are willing to share their data digitally, given it has clear benefits such as usability, improved diagnosis and treatments, etc. Collecting data will ensure transition from a “sick care” to a “healthcare” system.

Speaker information


Jade Sternberg, Project Lead Digital Health, digitalswitzerland


Sebastiano Caprara, Head Digital Medicine Unit, Balgrist Hospital
René P. Buholzer, CEO and Delegate of the Board, Interpharma
Steven Bourke, CEO Founder, Personal Pulse
Chantal Stäuble, Chief Business Innovation and Transformation Officer, Netcetera

Company profile

digitalswitzerland is a Swiss-wide, cross-sector initiative that aims to strengthen and make Switzerland a leading digital nation. Under the umbrella of digitalswitzerland, more than 200 organisations, consisting of Association members and politically neutral Foundation partners, work together transversally to achieve this goal. digitalswitzerland is the point of contact for all digitalisation issues and is committed to solving a wide range of challenges.

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