Industry Panel
Wednesday July 17, 4:15 – 5:30pm
Location: Weasler Auditorium

The Future of Healthcare

What does the future of healthcare look like? Join industry experts as they share their thoughts and ideas for what’s next in this growing field. Sponsored by the Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute, this panel will focus on the challenges and innovations of technology within the healthcare field. The panelists, including representatives from Advanced Aurora, Children’s Hospital, GE Healthcare, R2D2 Center at UW-Milwaukee, and Direct Supply, will survey their personal experiences in their field, address some industry-wide challenges facing the future, and discuss how we can grow the relationship between tech and healthcare.


Chair: Zeno Franco, Medical College of Wisconsin
Randall Kirk, EVP & Chief Scientist, Direct Supply
Eric Abbott, Systems Director, Strategy, Innovation, Product and Marketing Management, Advanced Aurora
Angela Johnson, Chief Information Security Officer & VP of IS Infrastructure, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
Scott Slavic, Principal Engineer, GE Healthcare
Roger Smith, Director, R2D2 Center at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee