Prof. Dr. Ernst Hafen, Director of Studies, Department of Biology, ETH Zurich
Ernst Hafen, PhD, will show us new opportunities in using personal health data for better treatment results. He is a Professor of Systems Genetics at ETH Zurich and former President of ETH. In addition to over 30 years of academic research, he has founded and advised several biotechnology companies. Ernst Hafen endeavors to assist scientific discovery and its efficient translation into products that help society and the economy. He posits that an individual’s control over his or her personal health data will be a key asset for better and more effective health care.