Jose Tomas Arenas

Technology and Health - A Good Match

TeleDx is a medtech artificial intelligence (AI) start-up that was pioneer by placing its eye care solution DART (https://goo.gl/ofBTtn) as a national standard in Chile (140+ points of care) in 2018. This talk will show the story about how an R&D project spun out into a company currently looking to help improve millions of people’s healthcare across Latin America using AI.

Jose Tomas Arenas is an electrical engineer and an industrial engineer, both by Universidad de Chile (2011), entrepreneur and co-founder of TeleDx. Because of its contributions in complementing AI, healthcare and business with purpose, the multidisciplinary team he leads has received recognition by MIT Technology Review, The European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA), Asia Pacific Tele-Ophthalmology Society (APTOS), Synopsys, U.S. Department of State, among others.