Huntington Convention Center | Cleveland, OH
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Neil Gomes (B.Sc., MBA/MMS, M.Ed) is the Senior Vice President for Technology Innovation and Consumer Experience and Chief Digital Officer at Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health System. Neil has worked for the Fortune 500 Tata Group of Companies where he played a leadership role in building the intrapreneurial startup, Tata Interactive Systems, from 60 employees to the world’s largest custom e-learning development firm with 650+ employees in less than two years. Neil left the Tata Group to complete his M.Ed. in Instructional Design at the University of South Florida (USF) whilst progressively working towards the position of Director of eTeaching and Technology and then the Director of Instructional Design and Training at USF Health. While at USF, Neil’s leadership and entrepreneurial acumen helped grow a strategic team of application developers, instructional and multimedia designers, and project managers that generated over $1.5 million in annual auxiliary revenue from research and external development projects while growing online student enrollment from approx. 200 enrollments in 2002 to 60,000+ enrollments a semester by 2012. While at USF, Neil also began working toward his Ph.D., is currently a Ph.D. Candidate (ABD), has authored research articles, a book chapter, and delivered several formal research presentations.
The Digital Innovation & Consumer Experience (DICE) Group at Jefferson not only designs and develops solutions for current challenges in healthcare, the group sets out every day to reimagine healthcare and education for tomorrow. In this session, attendees will learn how DICE has leveraged AI, and other technologies like AR/VR, to solve practical problems facing healthcare today and into the near future. Participants will also learn about the development happening at Jefferson and DICE and gain an understanding of how they are using technology in the university and in our healthcare settings.