Dr. Franz MJ Pfister is an entrepreneur, medical doctor, and data scientist and is recognized as a leading expert at the intersection of artificial intelligence, data, digitization and healthcare. His academic career includes medical studies at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and the Harvard Medical School with a medical doctorate in neuroscience. He holds an MBA from Munich Business School and earned a Master’s degree in Data Science at the LMU Munich. Franz Pfister is currently leading multiple initiatives and is building up companies in the field of Health AI, to improve the quality of patient care and the efficiency of healthcare systems. He serves as board member of the cutting-edge Blockchain firm Ocean Protocol, CMO of IoT/AI Singapore-/Germany-based company ConnectedLife, and CEO of award-winning health AI diagnostics startup deepc.