The Thread Connecting Space Rockets, Fake News and Artificial Intelligence
All three domains experience a technological book, said Yonatan Adiri, the CEO of Israeli medical startup
Mr. Adiri spoke on Tuesday to young entrepreneurs at an event hosted in Tel Aviv by Calcalist and Psagot Investment House Ltd. A former chief technology officer for late Israeli President Shimon Peres, in 2012, Mr. Adiri was nominated as a "Young Global Leader" by the World Economic Forum.
Mr. Adiri discussed China’s heavy investment in artificial intelligence technologies. Facial recognition technologies are slowly replacing I.D.s in China, among a variety of other uses, Mr. Adiri said.
In April, Healthy.io announced it has partnered with the American National Kidney Foundation and Pennsylvania-based Geisinger Health System to offer its smartphone-based urine tests at home. The three launched a clinical trial that month to test the technology among Geisinger’s patients.