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The Global Center for Health Innovation Welcomes Siemens Healthcare To Its Collaborative Community
The Global Center for Health Innovation (Global Center) is pleased to announce its 20th tenant-partner, Siemens Healthcare. Siemens is a global leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, and healthcare information technology, focusing on the entire patient care continuum—from prevention and early detection to diagnosis and treatment.
The Siemens suite in the Global Center is outfitted with extensive virtual imaging and diagnostic capabilities, and a new learning and collaboration space that will give technicians from around the world the unique opportunity to train on state-of-the art equipment. Siemens will utilize the space for educational symposia, collaborations, meetings, a virtual sales center, and to showcase its technology.
“We are honored to have a powerhouse like Siemens Healthcare join our collaborative environment,” said Fred DeGrandis, managing director and chief administrative officer, the Global Center for Health Innovation. “Fresh, innovative thinking is what powers the Global Center, and Siemens executes this beautifully with its forward-thinking ideas – shedding light on what’s possible and inspiring innovation in healthcare.”
“Siemens is very pleased to be working in the great space provided by the Global Center for Health Innovation,” said Terry Talbot, vice president and general manager, Central Zone, Siemens Healthcare North America. “Since taking occupancy, it has allowed us a new forum to showcase our technological innovations in the city of Cleveland, which is home to three of Siemens Healthcare’s most significant research partners; Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals, and The Cleveland Clinic. Siemens Innovation comes from these outstanding partners and the knowledge workers that they provide.”
About The Global Center for Health Innovation
About Siemens AG
The Global Center for Health Innovation is a trusted forum where individuals invested in health and healthcare engage and connect. Part of the Cleveland Convention Center complex, the Global Center brings together large corporations, healthcare systems, educational institutions and developing companies to discover what’s possible in healthcare. The collaborative atmosphere encourages inspired, innovative and forward-thinking ideas that can lead to future advancements in the industry. The Cleveland Convention Center and the Global Center for Health Innovation are managed by SMG, the nation’s largest and most experienced convention center and facility management firm.
Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is No. 1 in offshore wind turbine construction, a leading supplier of gas and steam turbines for power generation, a major provider of power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. In fiscal 2015, which ended on September 30, 2015, Siemens generated revenue of €75.6 billion and net income of €7.4 billion. At the end of September 2015, the company had around 348,000 employees worldwide.