Sean Chai Director, Innovation Technology Services at Kaiser Permanente

As the Director of Innovation Technology Services at Kaiser Permanente (KP), Sean’s focus is to identify and evaluate new and emerging technologies that have the potential to advance Kaiser Permanente's service and care. Sean leads a group of technology consultants who are passionate about building a culture of innovation and using technology that is simple, unobtrusive and motivational to enable successful outcomes.

Prior to his current role, Sean was responsible for KP’s offshore operations and KP’s Innovation Labs and Mobility Labs - two technology exploratory groups dedicated to invent and explore new digital health possibilities. Sean also provided innovation technology leadership for KP’s Sidney R. Garfield Health Care Innovation Center in San Leandro and the Center for Total Health in Washington DC.