Alain Bindels is an experienced Design Thinking facilitator, who leads an Innovation task force at Roche, supporting different business units to adopt innovation. He is interested in patient centric design of the healthcare industry, using new available technologies. He is applying the Design Thinking methodology to conduct workshops to test new ways of working and new technologies. Alain Bindels is part of the Precision Medicine Group Basel Area, a local Swiss based network. He is working for more than 7 years at Roche in different roles. As Project Manager he was part of the Roche-Genentech Merger Integration team to harmonize and streamline processes across the company. Thereafter he moved into a project leadership role to build up 2 medical writing groups in China and India. He is responsible for strategic outsourcing activities in the clinical development area, for Safety, Regulatory and the Medical compliance office.