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AI in Personalized Healthcare: Inconvenient Truth or Big Opportunity?


AI in healthcare is being highlighted as a great opportunity, and many in the healthcare industry are focusing on AI’s role in enabling personalized medicine. Many believe AI will help physicians achieve superior diagnostics as well as hone treatment options. However, some AI researchers and professionals acknowledge that there is an “inconvenient truth” around AI, particularly the deficiencies of AI datasets. This presentation will focus on the opportunities of bringing AI and blockchain technology together to solve the challenges of AI datasets. The future of personalized healthcare will be realized through the convergence of AI plus blockchain and IoT technologies.


Jorden is a Caltech-trained astrophysicist and managing partner at DoubleNova Group, a Silicon Valley-based blockchain & deeptech advisory. He is an expert in enterprise blockchain + deeptech, blockchain in healthcare, a serial entrepreneur, author, and influencer. He has raised $48M for his own companies from top investors, and $125M for advised startups. He has been an invited guest speaker at Stanford University, Google, UC Berkeley, and leading blockchain conferences in Silicon Valley and internationally, as well as a featured speaker on blockchain-focused podcasts, videocasts, and radio shows. He is writing a book on enterprise blockchain business cases and technology that will be published in Q2 2019.