Catherine Chronaki is General Secretary of HL7 Europe. She serves as EFMI Vice President for working groups (2018-2020) and is EFMI President Elect for 2020-22. She is a software engineer by training and early on was engaged in design and development of eHealth applications and services. Most recently, she is active in Digital Health Policy and Standardization projects with emphasis on interoperability. She led the European commission funded projects Trillium Bridge and Trillium II projects on International Patient Summary standards, and the eStandards roadmap for collaborative Standards development. She is coauthor to more than 150 scientific in the broad area of digital health. She serves on the European Commission eHealth Stakeholders group (2013-2022) and is part of the European Society of Cardiology Digital Health Group and eCardiology WG.