DICOM Grid Selected to Participate in the First White House SwitchPitch Demo Day
Phoenix, AZ – August 3, 2015 – DICOM Grid announced today that CEO, Morris Panner, is presenting innovative Cloud image sharing software at the White House’s first SwitchPitch Demo Day.
The first White House Demo day will center on the Obama administration’s goal of building upon America’s entrepreneurial story and spirit, and empowering entrepreneurs across the country.
“We provide a core component of interoperable healthcare,” Panner said. “This is an opportunity for us to showcase our efforts and how these support key national priorities.”
The event will begin with opening remarks by Bruce H. Andrews, Deputy Secretary of Commerce and followed by a presentation on commerce data initiatives led by Ian Kalin, Chief Data Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce. Then a panel discussion moderated by Julie Lenzer Kirk, Director, Officer of Innovation and Entrepreneurship will feature; Colin Bodell, Chief Technology Office, Time Inc., Danielle Cohen, Sr. Director, Entrepreneurial Engagement, Comcast, Chris Lee, Manager of Technology Strategy and Sourcing, Samsung, and George Mandarakas, Open Innovation Leads Management, BASF. Following the panel, Switch Pitch will host their role reversal Demo Day Event.
About DICOM Grid
DICOM Grid is an open cloud platform for medical imaging applications. Our patented data security transforms your medical imaging information into a dynamic data warehouse where open web services provide universal access to all your clinically rich data. Now you can safely and easily deploy cloud applications for medical imaging collaboration, exchange, vendor-neutral archive, business continuity, EMR integration, bio-informatics, and more. Discover what the power of the cloud can do for your healthcare enterprise at www.dicomgrid.com.
SwitchPitch is a role-reversal event where established companies pitch funded innovation projects to qualified startups looking for great partners. Founded in 2012, SwitchPitch plans to hold ten annual SwitchPitch events in cities ripe for forging relationships between established companies and startups in their markets.