Shafi Ahmed

A multi award winning cancer surgeon that has changed the face of medical education. Using Virtual Reality he has live streamed operations in order to educate people on a worldwide scale. Having delivered over 250 keynotes in more that 30 countries, Ahmed’s experience in the field contributes greatly to his ability to empower and inspire people with his words.

Professor Shafi Ahmed has set up surgical education programs in countries across the globe and has recently created a foundation with the aim of giving back to impoverished communities by improving access to medical training. In developing countries, people and children are forces to go without basic surgical care due to the lack of staff and facilities, through technology, the aim is to make this a problem of the past.