A Health Insurance perspective: ‘A future vision on 3D-printing’– Presented by Charles Smeets, ONVZ Health Insurance at the 3D Med tech Printing Conference, which takes place on Feb 01 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands.
A few years ago, our CEO gave an entertaining presentation in our office about our latest insurance product”. Nowadays we mainly discuss disruptive (technological) trends that can change our market radically. The connection between 3D-printing and health insurance companies might sounds far fetched the reality might be different….
About Charles Smeets
I’m innovator at ONVZ and Urbancooker. ONVZ is a Health Insurance Company and Urbancooker an Innovation hub based in the Netherlands. As founder of Urbancooker I am currently working on two projects. The first project focuses on using sensor-technology as a data collection tool for athlete performance and experience. The second is focused on the creation of a new model to use unstructured consumer data for new disruptive business models.
At ONVZ I focus on Health Innovation and trends that might interrupt our market. I try to anticipate on these trends and to experiment with future solutions.
About ONVZ Health Insurance
ONVZ is a Health Insurance company based in the Netherlands with an annual turnover of nearly 1 billion. ONVZ sees freedom of choice as a right – also in Health care. This is why ONVZ gives complete freedom in choosing a doctor, specialist or other health-care provider. Or a brand of medicine. ONVZ is well-known as a highly innovative health insurance company.