Victor Savevski is Chief Innovation Officer and AI Center Director at Humanitas. He is also Adjunct Professor at Humanitas University in Artificial Intelligence and Digital Health Systems in Medicine.
As Chief Digital Officer in Humanitas, he has launched over 50 digital health products, health media platforms, websites, apps and digital therapeutics. Currently being used by over 90 millions users. Starting up and managing a large team of developers, web managers, marketers and project managers to digitalize and grow the digital presence of the hospitals, university and research centers.
Now leading the Humanitas AI Center, focused on research and development on Clinical Applications based on Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning. Collaborations on numerous A.I projects developed with our team of data scientist, doctors and radiologists together with international institutions. Developing and scaling existing and patient facing digital health products.
Victor is also a contributor for Wired and holds a Medical Engineering degree, a Master of Health Management from SDA Bocconi and a Digital Strategy from Harvard University.
CovidX – Founded by Horizon 2020, the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme with a digital health network of 95m.
To contribute to the public health preparedness and response in the context of the ongoing pandemic of COVID-19 and to ensure the availability of critical technologies and tools and to accelerate the deployment and market uptake of mature health technologies for the prevention and optimised treatment of the COVID-19 disease
EU4CHILD: EUropean foundations for CHILDhood CancerEcosystem
EU4CHILD is meant to lay the foundations for the development of a multi-purpose crowdsourced ecosystem for Paediatric Cancer Genomic Data inventory, able to support a set of AI-based services for several types of cancer detection, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment.
HARMONIA: Development of a Support System for Improved Resilience and Sustainable Urban areas to cope with Climate Change and Extreme Events based on GEOSS and Advanced Modelling Tools.
It focuses on developing integrated decision support tools for urban environments, tailored to the needs of European citizens and public stakeholders in domains of health, prosperity, security and overall wellbeing to address the detrimental impact of Climate Change (CC).
GenoMed4All: Genomics and Personalized Medicine for all thoughArtificial Intelligence in Haematological Diseases
GENOMED4ALL will support the pooling of genomic, clinical data and other“-omics” health data (data EHR, PET, MRI and CT , Next GenerationSequencing, Microarray, Genome Wide Association, Copy NumberVariations, DNA sequencing, RNA sequencing, including single cell, etc.)through a secure and in privacy respectful data sharing platform based onthe novel Federated Learning scheme, to advance research in personalisedmedicine in haematological diseases thanks to advanced novel AI modelsand standardized sharing of cross-border data.
Digital Therapeutics – Digital health products development, evidence-based therapeutic apps, driven by high quality software programs to prevent, manage, or treat medical disorders and diseases.
AI projects and collaborations
– Common traits and Multimorbidity in immune diseases: Machine-learning ready Immuno-Data Bank strategy towards real personalized and precision medicine.
– Risk stratification in lung cancer via data integration
– Development of Machine Learning-based diagnostics to guide diagnosis of Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction
– Leukemia and genomics: predicting profile’s risk via omic data
– Artificial Intelligence for the “virtual follow-up” of patients with primary hip and knee arthroplasty
– Covid CT stratification for risk with CERTH (Centre for Research & Technology, Hellas), a machine learning approach using clinical data and quantitative computed tomography features.
– Quantitative chest CT analysis in COVID-19 to predict the need for oxygenation support and intubation(1)
(1) Published on European Radiology https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00330-020-07013-2
ADJUNCT PROFESSOR – HUMANITAS UNIVERSITY
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND DIGITAL HEALTH SYSTEMS IN MEDICINE
Humanitas Universiry is an international teaching center dedicated to the life sciences in Milan. Education and training fully integrated with Humanitas Hospital and the scientific research center.
SCIENTIFIC COORDINATOR – TALENT GARDEN INNOVATION SCHOOL
MASTER IN DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
– DIGITAL STRATEGY, DATA, AGILE, CHANGE MANAGEMENT
Talent Garden is an Innovation Hub for startups and professionals and one of the most innovative school in Europe, dedicated to connect digital and tech talents globally, developing programs focused on five key areas: programming, data, marketing, design and business.
VISITING LECTURER – SDA BOCCONI
MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT, ECONOMICS AND POLICY (MIHMEP)
– HEALTHTECH AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, DIGITAL PRODUCTS, HEALTH IT
START-UP MENTOR – PLUG&PLAY
HEALTH IT FORMATION, TUTORING INNOVATIVE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT.
Plug and Play is the world’s biggest innovation platform and accellerator. bringing together the best startups, investors and the world’s largest corporations. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, P&P is active in 25 locations globally, including U.S., China, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Singapore, Indonesia, and Mexico.
CONTRIBUTOR & CO-CURATOR OF WIRED HEALTH EVENTS
WIRED ITALY | DEC 2016 – PRESENT
Promoting digital health and advanced technologies in the healthcare industry through events online and offline with international players and key media partner
Wired Health is currently the largest digital health and health tech event in Italy
MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF ADVISORS
NINA CAPITAL | MAY 2019 – PRESENT
Nina Capital is a pan-european Investment Group focused exclusively in health technology companies: digital health, data, computing, internet of things, sensor technologies.
€15M Venture Capital Fund based in EU with focus on Medtech, Artificial intelligence and biotech investments.
CO-FOUNDER AND MILAN CHAPTER LEAD
HEALTH 2.0 | MAR 2017 – JUL 2018
Health 2.0 is the leading market intelligence on new health technology companies. It promotes, showcases and catalyzes new technologies in health care. Through a worldwide series of conferences, Health 2.0 brings together the best minds, resources and technology for compelling panels, discussions and products.