Nick Giannasi

Nick Giannasi

Job Title: Chief Data Officer

Company: Change Healthcare

Nick is the Chief Data Officer at Change Healthcare, a >$3BN Healthcare technology company where his focus is to build and lead a high performing team to develop and deploy Machine Learning to improve the cost quality curve of US Healthcare in partnership with patients, providers and payers. Before his current role Nick led product at Oracle’s Life Science division, was Head of Informatics at GE Healthcare and a co-founder of an Oncology focused biotech.

Nick is an innovative Product Strategist with a proven track record growing businesses via internal product development, partnerships and M&A. This has been achieved through a blend of cross discipline expertise from Product Strategy, Business Model creation, Machine Learning, Cloud, Design Thinking, Mentoring, Management and Mergers & Acquisitions. Nick has a PhD in Population Genetics and conducted a post-doctoral fellowship on SE Asian Pit Vipers, focusing on molecular evolution and venom.

Nick splits his time between the bay area and Tahoe with his wife and four children, and is an avid snowboarder and an aspirational guitarist.

Speaking at the following:

Confab Group 1D: Leveraging Data for Disruption – Creating Value Through New Business Models

• Ensuring that value is at the heart of your data strategy – How can data and analytics be utilized to create new business models and revenue sources? • Using data to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of business models • Constant creativity – What can you do to continually inspire innovation and original thinking?

10.15am - 11.00am
Keynote Confab: Waking up to Cognitive – Becoming a ‘Thinking Business’

• What is a cognitive enterprise and what does one really look like on the ground? • Transforming your business through advanced cognitive systems – what impact can techniques such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning have on the way your organization operates? • Overcoming limited human capacity to extract meaning from ever increasing amounts… Read more.