Partner: AI in Healthcare Panel

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Don’t miss out the opportunity to learn more about how AI is used in Healthcare and network with fellow academics, entrepreneurs, and industry professionals over appetizers and drinks on May 28th, 2019 at UCLA!


Tentative Schedule

6:00-6:15pm Introductory remarks

6:15-6:45pm Introductory lecture on AI by Mania Samiotaki

6:45-7:30pm Panel discussion(Amit Rushi, Mania Samiotaki, Matt Lumpkin, Sumeet Bhatia, and Adam Simon)

7:30-9:00pm Networking mixer

Stay tuned for more updates!

Speaker Biography

Mania Samiotaki

Product manager for artificial intelligence at GE Healthcare

At GE Healthcare, Mainia detemines product specifications for an AI cloud-based platform, to allow health-data curation and deep-learning models for healthcare applications, and cloud or on-prem implementation

Moderator Biography

Amit Rushi

Vice President, Product, Marketing, and Business Development at Graftworx

Amit is passionate about transforming healthcare and driving personalized health. He has nearly two decades of experience, focusing on strategy, product management, marketing, and product launches across a multitude of biotech and pharmaceutical sectors. Currently, Amit is Vice President of Product, Marketing and Business Development at GraftWorx, having previously served as Vice President of Strategy, Informatics, and Business Operations at Science 37. Amit earned both his MBA and MSIS from the Questrom School of Business at Boston University and BS in business administration at the University of Southern California.

Panelist Biographies

Adam Simon

A.I. Research Scientist at Qulab

Adam Simon received his Ph.D. from UCLA, where his research was on applying computational methods to solve mechanistic problems in organic chemistry. Adam’s research at Qulab is on artificial intelligence and novel algorithms for retrosynthetic analysis and chemical synthesis planning.

Matt Lumpkin

Product Designer at

Matt designs solutions for families living with disease. He designed and am building the Stanford and IDEO aware winning project bgAWARE, a new way of using sense of touch for ambient blood glucose awareness. He also made CharacterMe, a brain-training app for your character with the Thrive Center for Human Development with Curly Robot LLC.

Sumeet Bhatia

Founder and CEO of Aiva

Sumeet Bhatia is the Founder and CEO of Aiva, the voice assistant built to improve both patient and caregiver satisfaction. Sumeet has over 10 years of experience delivering enterprise software-as-a-service to the nation's best healthcare institutions. Most recently, he was co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at TigerText, the leading provider of clinical communication solutions for the healthcare industry. Sumeet received his BS in Computer Science and Engineering from UCLA.