Laura Eisenhardt is executive vice president at iKnow Solutions Europe and the founder of DigitalConscience.org, a CSR platform designed to create opportunities for technical resources (specifically expats) to give back to communities with their unique skills while making a huge impact locally. Laura specializes in data quality and consistency. She has led massive programs for the World Health Organization across Africa, collecting big data in over 165 languages. Laura is also COO for the American Institute of Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery (AIMHS), a nonprofit designed to educate the public and heart surgeons worldwide on how to do open heart surgery without splitting open the chest. Why? People that have complex heart surgery in a minimally invasive procedure return to work in two weeks versus 9–12 months, which has a substantial impact on society, family finances, depression, and cost for all.
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