Co-founder & Chief Tech Evangelist

ODAIA Intelligence

Helen co-founded ODAIA in 2018, an AI-powered commercial insights SaaS platform for Pharma companies. Our mission is to reduce patients’ time to therapy by facilitating meaningful interactions with healthcare providers through human-centric software powered by AI.

As Chief Technical Evangelist, Helen brings her understanding of artificial intelligence, customer analytics and digital transformation to drive ODAIA’s thought leadership efforts, ultimately helping pharma teams adopt AI in their work and leverage data science and AI to achieve a competitive advantage.

Helen is the host of the ‘Making Impact’ podcast, where she talks to life sciences leaders and how their work impacts our lives with technology.

She has taught product development, design, and entrepreneurship for 10 years at the University of Toronto in the Department of Computer Science and the Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences.

Helen co-founded UofT’s Department of Computer Science Innovation Lab (DCSIL), an incubator supporting students and faculty to commercialize their innovations in emerging technologies, especially AI.