Speaker profile

Maria Chatzou

CEO
Lifebit Biotech

Dr. Maria Chatzou holds a Ph.D. in Biomedicine, MSc in Bioinformatics and BSc in Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics. She is a biotech innovator and a proud geek, expert in bioinformatics, medical informatics and high-performance computing (HPC). She is also a passionate entrepreneur. She has already founded two companies, Innovation Forum Barcelona and the Techstars-backed Lifebit. She was also part of the developing team of Nextflow, a programming framework that is revolutionising the computational analysis of genomic data. Dr. Chatzou is a frequent industry speaker and has spoken on the subject of HPC, Cloud & Big Data, Genomics Workflows, Personalized Medicine, Women in Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Start-Ups and Deep Tech Innovation in many international conferences.

Agenda sessions

Day 2

November 14, 2019

  • Plenary Sessions

    • 11:10 am
      Keynote Panel: AI, Disruption and the Future of Research