Angela Velkova is Director of Communities and Strategic Relations, EMEA at Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). HIMSS Communities bring together health IT professionals from public and private sectors across regions to exchange innovative ideas, discuss trends, challenges and solutions.
Angela is galvanizing these self-organizing groups, delivering unrivalled opportunities for health professionals. She is responsible for leveraging organisational, social and cognitive proximity of national and regional ecosystems in Europe, Middle East and Africa in order to enable the best use of information and technology in healthcare. In support of HIMSS global vision to realize the full health potential of every human, everywhere, Angela is entrusted the task to identify, link and unlock synergies among stakeholders, policies and practice for amplified community impact and diffusion of innovation in healthcare.