Today’s two guests brought us fresh insights about the impact of the pandemic on their respective arenas of expertise. Tony Orsten is a multi-faceted entertainment entrepreneur and executive based in the UK. He reflected on the positive influence of the pandemic as a driver of innovation and a forcing function for change in how artists of all kinds connect with their audiences. Geeta Nayyar, executive director for health and life sciences at Salesforce, reflected on how health care was being transformed by new collaborative and data sharing technologies whose development was being accelerated by the pandemic. New technologies offer the possibility of qualitative change in how doctors and patients interact – transforming the event of a periodic office checkup into a constant flow of information enabled by sensors and monitors of all kinds that enable continuous fine-tuning of diagnosis and treatment based on the most current information.
Episode 09: Tony Orsten, Dr Geeta Nayyar
Episode 08: Phil Komarny, Debra Lavoy, Phillip Sonnleitner
Episode 10: Mihir Shukla, Seth Cohen, Stephen Ezell