BlackInTech :: The Founders Series | vol.4

April 13th, 2016 – BlackInTech :: The Founders Series | vol.4   Presented by TechLaunchParty CHICAGO’S BUSINESS AMPLIFICATION EVENT SERIES FOR (TECH) ENTREPRENEURS OF COLOR WHO IS THE FOUNDERS SERIES (TFS) FOR? “Founders” – Current founders with a revenue generating (tech) business “Starters” – Potential founders, still in product development or idea stage of their…


#WeareWTF: Dima Elissa Shares her Story at WTF Event

Press Release: Chicago, IL — Dima Elissa — On March 15, 2016, VisMed•3D’s CEO and Founder, Dima Elissa joined a host of powerhouse women in tech to discuss their experiences starting and growing businesses. Women Tech Founders (WTF) celebrates the stories of seasoned and compelling women leaders in technology through live events and media, such as this hosted at 1871…


Terre Haute North Polaris Awardee

Terre Haute North Vigo High School is proud to announce the establishment of The Polaris Award for Patriots of Purpose. This award has been created in honor of Carl S. Riddle, our original North Star, who through his constant and steadfast leadership established meaningful traditions and guided Patriots to their highest level of excellence. Nominations…


3D Printing Op-Ed Article Published by MedicalExpo

Press Release: March 2, 2016, Chicago, IL — Dima Elissa — An op-ed article written by VisMed•3D’s CEO and Founder, Dima Elissa was published in MEDICALEXPO’s emagazine. Elissa wrote about the challenge of the ever-growing 3D printing industry, cost. FDA approval for the additive manufacturing processes is slowly taking shape, but until most are approved it…


Ms. Tech Mastermind Feb. 8th Event

Press Release: Chicago, IL — VisMed•3D — On Wednesday, Feb 8th, VisMed•3D’s CEO and Founder, Dima Elissa spoke at the Ms. Tech Mastermind event at 1871 Chicago. The events are described as: “meeting in coordination of knowledge and effort working to a definite purpose of changing the landscape for women in tech and business.” The mastermind speaker (Our very own,…

Healthcare Women's Business Association Event

Dima Elissa speaks at HBA’s event “Women Entrepreneurs in Healthcare”

Press Release: Lake Forest, IL — Dima Elissa — On January 28, 2016, VisMed3d’s CEO and Founder, Dima Elissa spoke at “Women Entrepreneurs in Healthcare: Be Bold and Confident in Your Journey,” a conference hosted by Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association. As one of Chicago’s leading serial techpreneur‘s Elissa shared her personal journey as a woman in the tech industry…


Dima Elissa to Speak at Techweek LA 2015

Press Release — VisMed•3D — Dima Elissa of [su_vismed3d_logo] will be speaking at Techweek LA 2015. Techweek is the nations leading traveling festival, celebrating entrepreneurs across the country. The conference and expo will be taking place at Santa Monica Pier on Friday, November 13th. This event is Elissa’s #TechweekTrifecta, having shared her views on 3D printing in medicine in…


VisMed•3D Makes 3D Printing Personal at techweek KC and NY

Press Release: CHICAGO, IL — VisMed•3D — [su_vismed3d_logo] is invited to share the stage with other key opinion leaders and experts in 3D Biomedical printing at Techweek Kansas City 2015 and New York 2015 – September 18th and October 12-18 respectively. techweek brings together entrepreneurs, thought leaders and tech partners for a week-long festival celebrating…


Roadtrip Nation’s #CodeTrip Seeks Advice from Dima Elissa

Aug. 14th, 2015, CHICAGO, IL—VisMed•3D—Roadtrip Nation’s #CodeTrip stopped in Chicago, Illinois to talk to Dima Elissa, CEO and Founder of [su_vismed3d_logo]. On a cross-country mission to talk to 20 notable tech professionals, Natalie, Robin and Zoed ask Elissa about her journey to success. Roadtrip Nation partnered with Microsoft to send these three young people from underrepresented backgrounds on a…


VisMed•3D Announces Partnership with Galvanize Labs for K-12 “3D Printing Game”

  For Immediate Release: CHICAGO, IL — VisMed•3D — Today [su_vismed3d_logo] announced its newest partnership with Galvanize Labs, Inc. Galvanize Labs™ created a technology education platform that supports game-based learning. Taken Charge™ is the first in an educational gaming revolution that brings comprehensive technology education into a game-based learning environment. “The interactive and progressive gaming style of…


@Dimaelissa ACHA Summer Leadership Conference Speaker

Register Now! Registration Deadline: July 1 Click Here to Register Online Click Here for Registration Form (pdf) Fee $250 registration fee for 1.5 day conference Additional fees for optional Friday evening fundraising event and Sunday tours SLS Speakers Include: Brian Kolonick and Larry Stofko of the Innovation Institute of the Cleveland Clinic Innovation Alliances Mark…


WIB-Chicago Presents Successful Mentorship Tools for Women In Academia, Start-Ups, and Entrepreneurs

WIB-Chicago Presents Successful Mentorship Tools for Women In Academia, Start-Ups, and Entrepreneurs 20 May2015 Wednesday From 5:30 PM TO 8:00 PM Status: Closed FacebookTwitter Donate Money Join WIB-Chicago as we explore successful mentor-mentee relationships. Although behind every successful entrepreneur is a great mentor, this time around, come learn from highly established mentors how to be…


Dima is Digitalized!

Recognized as one of the leaders in technology of Chicago, Dima Elissa has been incorporated into TechagotChi, a video game where you help these leaders and their companies grow. To see the app description or download visit: (IOS)
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Blockchain in Healthcare

“The Blockchain in Healthcare conference will enable healthcare professionals to understand how blockchain technology such as cryptocurrency, smart contracts, distributed databases, and public ledgers are, and will continue to transform their sector. We are not seeing start-ups focusing on blockchain – whilst existing technology businesses are integrating blockchain technology into their overall offerings – building…


Chicago Hack Night: Sex, Gender, and Innovation Gaps in Data and Design for Healthcare

Hindsight has it’s benefits. Today’s innovation and research communities are recognizing that the approaches to designing drugs devices and treatment have to change. They way most innovation have come to be excludes the personalized and individualized variables which play out differently based on sex and gender. If we truly want better outcomes in our physical…


TEDx Talk: “One Size Doesn’t Fit All”

One size doesn’t fit all, personalizing medicine” considers the story of gender as an outlier in medical research and a call for change to those sitting at the healthcare table and represented in clinical, instrument and medical research. Dima Elissa shares her story as an outlier and “accidental entrepreneur” and how her experiences helped to…