VMware Healthcare Blog, October 2021, James Millington, Director of Product Marketing

Doctors and nurses want their patients to walk into the hospital confidently. Thanks (or no thanks) to Dr. Google, patients stride through the front door more informed, (or misinforme

Moderna’s CEO Stéphane Bancel and VMware President Sumit Dhawan got a chance to speak candidly about the unprecedented past few years at the latest HIMMS conference. Technology played a large role in bringing the Moderna vaccine to market, including the use of advanced AI modeling, genetic mapping, and cloud-native computing. Listen to discover how Moderna rose to the challenge of developing a vaccine – facing a newly distributed workforce and intense global pressure – and how some of the healthcare innovations realized will continue to shape the future of digital medicine. 

The biggest revolution we’re going to see in healthcare in the next 5-10 years is a massive increase the quality of care, because we have data, and the ability to act upon data. 

Stéphane Bancel, CEO, Moderna

During the session, Bancel shares the daily realities of developing the vaccine and highlights the human element of these innovations — helping us to reimagine what’s possible for everyone as we learn to live with this new virus in the years to come. 


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James Millington

James Millington is Director of Product Marketing at VMware End User Computing, working with customers and partners globally to deliver solutions that drive digital transformation with Workspace ONE. He has previously led the healthcare sector product marketing for all VMware solutions with a focus on improved provider productivity leading to improved patient care. Prior to joining VMware, James held product marketing and product management positions at Imprivata and Citrix. James holds an MBA from Oxford Brookes University in the UK

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Jens Koegler

Jens Koegler is VMware's Healthcare Industry Director in EMEA. He is helping our healthcare customers develop and run modern applications to drive innovation and ensure better patient care through a digital foundation that includes data center, hybrid cloud, mobile, networking and security technologies. VMware plays a strategic role in the healthcare industry. Its leading innovations in enterprise software help ensure consistent patient care and reduce IT access time for healthcare professionals so they can spend more time with their patients. Jens plays a key role in helping customers understand how new applications, devices, the latest IT technologies and digital transformation are driving innovation in healthcare.