Elad Walach is a co-founder and CEO of Aidoc, a healthcare AI startup focused on using deep learning to relieve the bottleneck in medical image diagnosis. He is an expert in AI with visionary business insights in the healthcare space. Since establishing Aidoc in early 2016, Elad has led the company through 2 rounds of investment (total of $13Mil), drove the commercial availability of 2 product lines (detecting brain hemorrhages and C-Spine fractures), created an install base of over 15 global medical facilities and grew the company to over 35 employees.
Elad began his career in the elite Israeli Defense Force technology program “Talpiot”. He led AI research in the Israeli Air Force where he initiated and led several teams focused on machine learning and computer vision projects. Elad holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Physics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and published multiple academic papers on deep learning.
Elad is featured in numerous publication and was recently listed in Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe Science and Healthcare category. Read here for further information about the company and about this award: http://www.jpost.com/Jpost-Tech/Forbes-30-Under-30-Meet-the-Israelis-changing-how-doctors-diagnose-you-539769.