Ville Vartiovaara works as a Hardware System Architect at GE Healthcare. He is a healthcare technology generalist and passionate about creating products that enhance people's lives. With two decades of experience, his work ranges from product concept, intellectual property, and simulation through hands-on prototyping to standards-compliant implementation. In recent years, Ville has concentrated on high-performance patient monitoring at GE, where he's been instrumental in making monitoring devices wireless, wearable, and more accessible. He is keenly interested in advanced embedded systems development using modern design and manufacturing techniques and mentoring others. He demonstrates technical depth, breadth, and customer focus and holds ten patents, primarily around wearable technologies. Ville holds a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the Helsinki University of Technology.