Past Meetup

Emotion AI in the Healthcare Setting

This Meetup is past

80 people went


294 Washington Street Suite 1150 (Floor 11) · Boston, MA

How to find us

Right next to Orange and Blue line. Near Government Center.


6:00 - 6:30 Opening, pizza (and some more pizza!) and mingling
6:30 - 7:00 Talk: "Emotion Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Context" - by Melissa Burke, Director of Business Development and Strategy, Boston Children’s Hospital
7:00 - 8:00 Demonstration of Affectiva technology and more mingling!

Come and hear Melissa Burke talk about Emotion Artificial Intelligence in a healthcare context. Melissa will talk about the wonderful works she's doing and how she's using Emotion AI at Boston Children Hospital.

Melissa is contributing to maximize the impact of SIMPeds innovations locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. This involves scaling infrastructure and staff for the development and delivery of high-fidelity medical simulation for surgical preparedness.

Helpful links:
Melissa Burke Profile (
The works Melissa do at Simulator Program at Boston Children’s Hospital (
Dr. Peter Weinstock's Ted Talk (Dr. Weinstock is the Director of the Simulator Program) (

About Affectiva:
Affectiva is the pioneer in emotion recognition software. Built on science platform using deep learning and the world’s largest emotion database. This is Emotion AI.

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