Prof. Thomas Neumuth is an engineer and computer scientist. His research interests focus on model-based medicine, smart biomedical technology, and situation-aware medical information systems. He is Chief Technology Officer and Deputy Director of the Innovation Center Computer Assisted Surgery (ICCAS) at the Universität Leipzig. He is heading the research division Model-based medicine of ICCAS. He is active in several professional organizations such as the European Expert Panel for Medical Devices and InVitro-Diagnostics, the ORNET user association for medical device interoperability, the expert committee “Model-based personalized medical technology” of the German Society for Biomedical Technology and the working group “Healthcare, Medical Technology and Care” of Acatech’s “Platform Lernende Systeme”.