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Futurist Community Forum  - Now open for all!

Join the Conversation on the Future of Lifelong Learning in Healthcare!

2021 GAME #FuturistForum
Virtual Conference 

Transforming the Future of Lifelong Learning in Healthcare


Conference Themes:

  • The Futurist Mindset

  • Human Touch: Lifelong Learning and Evolving Technology

  • Non-traditional Collaborations

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Pre-Conference Activities

Program site opens Monday, 10 May 2021
Registrants now have access to conference materials and resources of the virtual conference.  We encourage attendees to continue engaging in the Futurist Community Forum (discussion groups), just as you did prior to the virtual conference and throughout the event. 

Day 1: Wednesday, 19 May 2021 

Times are in EDT


Conference Welcome


Interact with the Futurists - Technologies Impacting the

Future of Medical Learning


Your Futurist Journey - Explore the Magic with the Co-chairs


A Futurist Mindset


Human Touch: Lifelong Learning and Evolving Technologies


Building Non-traditional Collaborations



Day 2: Thursday, 20 May 2021

Times are in EDT

Welcome and the Magic from Day 1


Waving Our Magic Wand - Driving Solutions


Sparking the Future Journey - The Solutions


Showcasing Innovation


Thomas Kellner Innovation Award


Closing the Magic: Until Next Time


Over 100 participants and futurists actively engaged over
2 half days

The Speakers

Futurist Thinkers

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Ignacio Medrano

Consultant Neurologist

Co-founder & CMO at Savana

Co-founder at Mendelian

Specialties in healthcare include: digital health, AI, data, IT, entrepreneurship, innovation, education and research management, health information systems, quality systems, neurology.


  • Proven talent for scrutinizing and streamlining work processes through highly analytical thinking.

  • Experience in team management and people leadership in healthcare sciences.

  • Exceptional communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing.

  • Flexible team player with ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple concurrent projects.

  • Demonstrated relationship-builder with unsurpassed interpersonal skills.

Lucien Engelen


Transform Health

Strategist Health(care) Innovation for:

  • Center for the Edge Deloitte (Global)

  • Erasmus University Medical Center (Rotterdam NL)

  • Laurentius Medical Center (Roermond NL)

  • HIMSS (Chicago USA)

  • Faculty Singularity University, Exponential Medicine (Silicon Valley USA)

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Lucien Engelen is CEO of Transform.Health and Fellow at the Deloitte Center for the Edge, where he works as the Global Strategist Health(care). He is a Faculty member of Singularity University Exponential Medicine and author of the book Augmented Health(care), the end of the beginning.

Lucien works at the intersection of innovation and strategy and advises boards, governments, companies and professionals. His advice focuses on how to initiate change.

As the former founder and director of the REshape Center at the Radboud University Medical Center and advisor to the Board of Directors (2007-2018), Lucien has extensive healthcare experience. Thanks to his practical approach, he was able to identify and implement necessary changes in a sector that, of course, is bound by many rules. Before that, Lucien had a career in acute care. Over the past three decades, it has brought him to the forefront of healthcare innovation in the Netherlands and beyond.

With more than 800,000 followers on LinkedIn, Lucien Engelen is one of the 100 official LinkedIn influencers.

His presentations are about: creating a sustainable culture for innovation, change management, the future of healthcare, the future of work, digitization, technology, health and healthcare.


The Format

Virtual Conference

The 2021 GAME #FuturistForum conference is 100% online and includes dynamic asynchronous and synchronous educational sessions.  While the virtual conference spans two half days (19 - 20 May 2021) it includes pre-conference activities such as the FutureCast "teaser" videos, the Futurist Community Forum, and Futurist Mindset resources, which will become available to registered participants one week prior, on 10 May 2021. 

Join us and engage with international leaders and professionals spanning the healthcare industry who are committed to exploring the future of lifelong learning in healthcare.

This year, participants may engage in the Innovation Lab and submit examples that illustrate best practices and align to the core themes of the #FuturistForum. Six projects will be selected for presentation during a Showcase Innovation session during Day 2 of the conference. Click here to learn more!


Supported by educational grants from




Daiichi Sankyo

Merck and Co.

Astra Zeneca