About The Person
Jules is a biomedical engineer and private pilot, working his way up to space. As part of the innovation team of the Radboud university medical center in The Netherlands, he is actively exploring emerging technologies, like Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality in the terrestrial healthcare setting. Through his work and involvement with the Space Generation Advisory Council, he is also showing how these new, often digital health tools, will benefit the health and medical needs of astronauts on future deep space missions. He regularly gives lectures and workshops on these topics and from 2017 he helped set up the Global Network of Healthcare Innovation Centers, in order for healthcare institutions to leverage the power of these new technologies.