Healthentia is an eClinical platform that responds to two of the biggest challenges in clinical research: patient retention and data integrity by improving patient experience and communication between stakeholders in the eClinical Market. We capture patient and clinical outcomes from mobile, medical and IoT devices, using a patient-centric app and offer research services to investigators & CROs
We offer advanced insights & analytics services, transforming content into actionable data
We apply advanced project management practices for agile development of your solutions
We support the secure migration to a cloud marketplace and availability of data for novel revenue streams
Web/mobile-solutions & enterprise systems to optimize your processes and support your growth
We facilitate innovation management following Lean Startup practices in several business sectors
We offer professional services by senior consultants with multidisciplinary skills
Chief Executive Officer
Sofoklis Kyriazakos graduated in 1993 a Greek-American school, namely Athens College and obtained his Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications in RWTH Aachen, Germany in 1999. Then he moved to the National Technical University of Athens, where he obtained his Ph.D. in Telecommunications in 2003. He also received an MBA degree in Techno-economic systems from the same University.
Sofoklis holds the position of Associate Professor in Aarhus University, where his activities are focused around Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship. He has managed, both as technical manager and coordinator, a large number of multi-million ICT projects, both at R&D and industrial level. Sofoklis has published more than 100 publications in international conferences, journals, books and standardization bodies and has more than 400 citations.
In 2006 Sofoklis founded Converge SA, an ICT startup with specialization in software integration. In 2016 after having steered successfully the company from the position of Managing Director, he resigned to co-found Innovation Sprint Sprl and he is currently the CEO of the company. Sofoklis has served as member of Board of Directors several companies in Greece and Canada and has also been a member of the BoD of Athens Information Technology, a Center of Excellence for Research and Education. He is also the Innovation Office of Meet-Magento Association, the largest eCommerce meetup community.
CSO - Head of Clinical Research
Paolo Morelli has a BSc (Hons) Statistics at the University of Padua (ITA) on 1996. He has worked in GSK, later in CROS NT till 2013 when Arithmos Srl has been founded. In the meantime, Paolo is a Contract Professor at Faculty of Statistics in Bologna (ITA).
He is member of BIAS (Italian Association of Statisticians in the pharmaceutical companies), European Federation of Statistician in the Pharmaceutical Industry (ESPI), DIA (Drug Information Association), SSFA (Society for Applied Pharmacological Sciences), OCUG (Oracle Clinical User Group), AFI (Associazione Farmaceutici dell’Industria), PSI (Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry Limited).
George Matikas has a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Columbia University in the City of New York and a Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens. He has a published paper on Game Theory and Mechanism Design in one of the top conferences in the area (SODA’18). George decided to leave the Game Theory aside to focus on building great software with state-of-the-art techniques for eHealth solutions and make an impact. He joined Innovation Sprint in March 2019.
Razvan is a researcher and entrepreneur with recent involvement in several organizations, such as @UiPath -Romania’s first Unicorn, Founder & CTO @FATHER EQUIPMENT, Founder of education NGO, Visiting Professor University of Rochester, Project Manager for Multimillion EU funded R&D projects, Former Innovation Team Leader for R&D projects, R&D EU Projects Consultant (H2020, AAL), University Researcher (IoT, Mobile Comm). Razvan is a consultant to Innovation Sprint in several R&D project related to CloudCare2U.
CSO - BIO
Alfredo Cesario is the Chief Scientific Officer of Innovation Sprint. He has worked in the European Commission in Brussels and he has been a senior consultant to the Directorate General for Research of the Italian Ministry of Health for international activities. Alfredo is also an Active clinical researcher (H-index=30; > 215 publications; global I.F. > 630); member of the Board of the European Forum for Good Clinical Practice (www.efgcp.eu); expert in international research matters (advisor to the Director General for Research of the Italian Ministry of Health (delegate into the General Assembly of the JPI More Years Better Lives, WP leader “Dissemination”, CSA “J‐AGE” in support to the JPI MYBL; WP leader “Stakeholders’ Dialogue Platform”, CSA “PerMed”; member of the FP7 Health Configuration Program Committee; Seconded National Expert in the Directorate General for Research of the European Commission (2005‐09) with duties as desk officer for Directive 20/2001 and liaison officer with DG ENTR – DG SANCO and the EMA. Role: contribution to communication to the EC and discussions on systems medicine and valorisation approaches in the different WPs; liaison with other WPs; assists in Dialogue Platform coordination. Communication and Outreach Officer of EASyM.
Chief Digital Officer
Konstantina joined Innovation Sprint in May 2018 as the Chief Digital Officer responsible for the Product Development of iSprint Suite of Products.
She is a Creative Technologist with expertise in UX & UI, Digital Marketing and eSales combined with skills in management, Design Thinking strategy and creative problem-solving.
She has a MSC in Architecture from Glasgow University, UK and Columbia University, NY. While working as an architect and project manager, she received an MBA from the National Technical University of Athens in Techno-economics merging her creative background with Digital Technologies and Business Management. Worked for 7 years in the Online space as a Creative Marketing Director and now moved into eHealth and she wants to create a better healthcare future and patient experiences.
Software Engineer & Architect
Akis Idrizi joined Innovation Sprint in January 2019 responsible for our software engineering and architecture.
He has a degree in Computer Science from City University of Seattle (USA). Passionate for software engineering, having worked the past years on building complex data-driven applications such as CRMs, business social networks and e-commerce platforms.
Akis has knowledge of Ethics in Data Mining and strong skills in .NET Core, NodeJS, PHP and Service Oriented applications.
Dr. Aristodemos Pnevmatikakis is the R&D director of Innovation Sprint and has joined the team in February 2019. He holds a BSc in Physics and a MSc and PhD from Imperial College. Since July 2003, he is collaborating as a professor with Athens Information Technology where he leads the Multimodal Signal Analytics group, and since February 2016 also with Athens Tech College. He has been technical advisor to MoodMe, CTO at Dynasense PC. He is also a professor at Athens Information Technology. He has more than 20 years of experience in signal processing. His prime research interest is in intelligent systems that observe, understand and assist. To this extend he processes signals from diverse sensors. He is co-author of the books and a series of scientific publications. He has been involved in numerous EU and national research and industrial projects.
CSO - eHealth
Hermie Hermens has a Masters in biomedical engineering and a PhD in surface Electromyography. He is a Professor in Biomedical Engineering, specialized in human motor control since 2010 professor in Telemedicine. Head of the research group of the Roessingh Rehabilitation Centre. Hermie is involved in the creation of innovative health care services by combining biomedical engineering with ICT.
John Soldatos holds a Phd in Electrical & Computer Engineering from NTUA and is currently Prof. & Head of the Internet of Things Group at the Athens Information Technology and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Glasgow. During 2007-2010 he was also Adjunct Professor at Carnegie Mellon University. His activities span various Industry 4.0 topics and technologies, including IoT, BigData, AI and Digital Twins. He has had a very active (technical or consulting) role in over 50 projects in ICT, healthcare and industry, while he has co-founded the OpenIoT.eu and Edge4Industry.eu platforms. Moreover, he has authored more than 180 articles in international journals, books and conference proceedings. Dr. Soldatos contributes to various international magazines/blogs and is regular speaker in events about IoT/Industry 4.0.
Alex is an Associate Professor at University Politehnika of Bucharest and a collaborator in Innovation Sprint. He has a large experience in research, lecturing, provision of technical expertise, project management and consultanting. Alex is passionate about technology, open source software, latest hardware, software engineering, strategic management, financial education, and many other technological areas. Alex is a collaborator and licensee of CloudCare2U and a promoter of the product.
Senior Software Engineer
Dimitris Zografos joined Innovation Sprint in June 2019 as a senior software developer/engineer responsible for the Processes, Infrastructures and Architecture.
Dimitris has a Diploma in Computer Engineering and Informatics from university of Patras and a Master of Science in Techno-economic systems from the National Technical University of Athens. He has been involved as a software engineer in several projects in Cyber and Physical Security, Big Data and the e-Health sector. He enjoys building innovative systems using new technologies, Big Data Infrastructure and AI mechanisms in order to offer added value on the e-health sector.
Aug 21, 2019
This summer has been a very productive period for Innovation Sprint team. After the completion of the Medtech Accelerator, we were on a roll and had some major milestones to meet until the mid-August summer days hit us in the head. A first milestone was to research the market potentials...
Jul 21, 2019
This year we had the opportunity to take part in the MedTech Accelerator® program for Medtech startups, a cluster of hub.brussels by lifetech.brussels. MedTech Accelerator® has supported 34 projects led by entrepreneurs who are innovating in the medical sector in Brussels. The 4th edition of MedTech Accelerator® program started in...