FORA.tv Speaker - Colin Hill

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Biography

Colin Hill brings years of hands-on scientific experience to his role, with expertise in the areas of computational physics and systems biology. Colin is a frequent speaker at international scientific and industry conferences and has appeared in numerous publications and television segments including The Wall Street Journal, CNBC Morning Call, Nature, Forbes, Wired, and The Economist. He serves as Chairman of GNS Healthcare's parent company Via Science, a leading big data analytics company focused on business intelligence, finance, and economic forecasting. He also serves on the board of directors of AesRx, a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of a new treatment for sickle cell disease, on the advisory board of the Boston Medical Center's philanthropic trust, and as the chair of the industrial advisory board of EBICS. Colin is the author of the "Healthcare 2020" blog on Forbes.com. In 2004, Colin was named to MIT Technology Review's TR35 list of the top innovators in the world under the age of 35. He graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in physics and earned master's degrees in physics from McGill University and Cornell University.

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