Dr. Ronjon Nag
Founder, R42 Institute
Dr. Ronjon Nag is founder of R42 Institute, a deep science think tank. He is an inventor, entrepreneur and a teacher of AI in healthcare as a Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute Interdisciplinary Fellow based at the Stanford Center for Language and Information (CSLI). He is a founder and advisor/board member of multiple start-ups. His companies have been sold to Apple, BlackBerry, and Motorola. He has been awarded the IET Mountbatten Medal in the Royal Institution, and has been winner of the $1m Verizon Powerful Answers Award.He has been a pioneer of smartphones and the 'app stores' they depend on. He has worked on deep learning, voice recognition, text prediction and handwriting recognition.
He has a Ph.D from Cambridge, an M.S from M.I.T and a B.Sc. from Birmingham in the UK.
Chief Data Scientist at Livongo
Anmol Madan is Chief Data Scientist at Livongo where he is responsible for machine learning and data science across all of Livongo’s products and services, to help people be the best versions of themselves. Anmol previously co-founded Ginger.io, an AI-driven behavioral health system that provides access to 24/7 coaching, therapy and psychiatry, and served as its Chief Executive Officer for 7 years. Under his leadership, Ginger.io built an AI-driven member and clinical product, established a high-growth distribution model with employers, became broadly available as an in-network health-plan benefit, and raised $35 million in venture funding from top-tier Silicon Valley VCs. Anmol received a Ph.D. in machine learning applied to human behavior from the MIT Media Lab, and has authored 20+ scientific publications (Science, AAAI, Ubicomp, NIPS), and over a dozen patents related to machine learning in healthcare. He has been recognized as one of the 100 Most Creative people, and as a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer.