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SXSW 2020

The AI Healthcare Revolution - Not So Fast

The transformative power of AI can effectively cause life-changing positive impact in the treatment of medical conditions. From clinical research, to hospital care, drug development and more, AI applications are revolutionizing the healthcare industry through driving efficiencies and improving patient outcomes. AI is no longer just a plot for a science fiction novel set in a dystopian future, but is there is still cause for concern? Review alarming examples of AI gone wrong and debate the benefits of AI. This panel explores how AI is shaping the healthcare vertical and exposes key AI issues as they apply to healthcare. Insights are shared covering core concerns including accountability and liability for customer safety and data privacy.

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  1. Despite AI’s transformative power across industries like healthcare, ethical considerations are pertinent for understanding the implications of AI.
  2. If AI goes rogue in the healthcare arena it can mean anything from data breaches to loss of life.
  3. Who is accountable/liable when things go wrong with AI in healthcare settings?



Christopher Jankoski, Digital Strategist, Ogilvy Health

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  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Health & MedTech
  • Level: Advanced
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