Lorena Macnaughtan, MA, MBA and PhD candidate, heads up ICEEhealth, the healthcare stream at the Interactive Central and Eastern European Festival (ICEEfest), the biggest digital festival in CEE. She is a digital economist, a digital health advocate and connector, with professional and academic interest in innovation, interdisciplinarity and leadership in healthcare. Lorena is advising and mentoring digital health start-ups, and she is one of the Romanian national juries for the Central European Startup Awards.
Lorena has engaged with and presented at various international events – TEDx Prague, Doctors 2.0 and You (Paris, France), Stanford Medicine X (Stanford, US), amongst others – and has communicated her views on platforms such as: Digital Catapult Centre, Innovate Medtec, Mayo Clinic Centre for Innovation, or Medtech Engine.
Most recently, she was included in the 2018 HIMSS Europe Future50 community.