Date：22 July (Thursday)
Time: 15:40 – 17:10 (GMT+8)
Dr. Joe Yeh holds M.D degree from National Taiwan University. After med school, he spent a year working on reconstructing the wiring diagram of fruit fly brain in the Brain Center of National Tsin-Hua University. He later went to University of Southern California for Ph.D. program in pathology, where he discovered his passion for computer programming and image analysis when he learned to apply light microscopy techniques to investigate the cellular dynamics of embryonic development. Inspired by the power of computer algorithms to perform fast and accurate image analysis and its potential to improve healthcare, he left academia and founded aetherAI. aetherAI is a leading medical image AI company in Taiwan, working with top medical centers to develop AI diagnostic support systems to help pathologists and radiologists to achieve faster and more accurate diagnosis. Under Dr. Yeh’s leadership, aetherAI has won several startup awards, including nVIDIA Inception Award, Meet Neo Star Top Prize, Ministry of Science and Technology 10 Coolest Startups, and Gold Medal of Startup Award by Ministry of Economic Affairs.