Michael Schumacher

Professor and coordinator of the health axis at the Institute of Management Informatics at the HES-SO Valais/Wallis, Switzerland

Michael Schumacher is a professor at the Institute of Business Informatics of the University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO) in Sierre. Previously, he was a senior researcher at the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory of EPFL and visiting postdoc at Carnagie Mellon University, USA. He is a member of the executive board of the Swiss Personalized Health Network (SPHN). In 2009, he created the research group Applied Intelligent Systems Lab (AISLab). Since 2014, he is the coordinator of the health axis of the HES-SO Valais Wallis which promotes interdisciplinary research within the institution and created the Health Technology Innovation Center to develop technologies for sustainable health.


Facilitator of the workshop “remote health behaviors”