Mayo Clinic Platform_Accelerate Cohort 4 Showcase

Thursday, March 28 | 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
OMNI Viking Lakes Hotel
2611 Nordic Way, Eagan, Minnesota, 55121 

A dynamic event featuring presentations by each of the 9 innovative healthcare AI startups that participated in Cohort 4 of the 20-week accelerator program. Every company will have 5 minutes to present their progress and outcomes from the program, providing a glimpse into the future of medicine.


5:00 - 6:00 p.m.Check-in
6:00 - 6:05 p.m.Opening Remarks
Maneesh Goyal
6:05 - 6:25 p.m.Welcome Address
John Halamka, M.D.
6:25 - 6:30 p.m.Introduction to Mayo Clinic Platform_Accelerate
Jamie Sundsbak
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.Mayo Clinic Platform_Accelerate Startup Showcase
C the Signs
Genomate Health
ISHI Health
AI Nexus
7:30 - 7:35 p.m.Closing Remarks
Jamie Sundsbak
7:35 - 10:00 p.m.Networking Reception


John Halamka, M.D., M.S.
President, Mayo Clinic Platform

John D. Halamka, M.D., M.S., leads a portfolio of platform businesses focused on transforming health care by leveraging artificial intelligence, connected health care devices and a network of trusted partners.

Trained in emergency medicine and medical informatics, Dr. Halamka has been developing and implementing health care information strategy and policy for more than 25 years.

Prior to his appointment at Mayo Clinic, he was Chief Information Officer at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where he served governments, academia and industry worldwide. He is a practicing Emergency Medicine physician.

As the International Healthcare Innovation Professor at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Halamka helped the George W. Bush administration, the Obama administration and governments around the world plan their health care information strategies.

Dr. Halamka completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University, earned his medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco, and pursued graduate work in bioengineering at the University of California, Berkeley. He completed his residency at Harbor—UCLA Medical Center in the Department of Emergency Medicine.

Dr. Halamka has written a dozen books about technology-related issues, hundreds of articles and thousands of posts on the Geekdoctor blog. He was elected to the National Academy of Medicine in 2020. He and his wife also run Unity Farm Sanctuary in Sherborn, Massachusetts—the largest animal sanctuary in New England, which includes 300 animals, 30 acres of agricultural production and a cidery.

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Maneesh Goyal
Chief Operating Officer, Mayo Clinic Platform

Maneesh Goyal is Chief Operating Officer of Mayo Clinic Platform and drives its growth and financial performance. He is responsible for developing and executing strategic plans and overall operational excellence and for assessing and developing processes, systems, and infrastructure. He identifies opportunities and provides direction on Mayo Clinic Platform’s investments in technology, artificial intelligence, and data analytics. Goyal creates and optimizes key strategic partnerships and builds and acquires businesses that advance the success and impact of Mayo Clinic Platform and oversees their performance.

Goyal manages teams across product and solutions development, technology, sales and marketing, and regulatory functions. He works with the teams to ensure that all initiatives and efforts help achieve Mayo Clinic Platform’s vision.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, a master’s in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California, and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA.

Goyal brings a cross-disciplinary background in finance, investing, product development, and engineering. He was most recently the Vice Chair of Corporate Development at Mayo Clinic. Before joining Mayo Clinic, he held key leadership positions at Welltok and Miramar Venture Partners, a leading early-stage investor focusing on the information technology space. Before entering the venture world, Goyal was an early employee with Broadcom Inc., a Fortune 500 company, leading product development and engineering efforts in more than a dozen communications technology solutions. 

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Jamie Sundsbak
Senior Manager Accelerate, Mayo Clinic Platform

Jamie is dedicated to working with entrepreneurs and has a passion for medical and life science innovation. He currently serves as a Partner Relationship Manager with Mayo Clinic Platform_Accelerate assisting AI Healthtech companies work with Mayo Clinic Platform. He has founded multiple companies and organizations, most recently the Collider Foundation that is dedicated to supporting local entrepreneurs in the Rochester area. He was also part of the founding team that created the Center for Surgical Excellence at Mayo Clinic and the founder of BioAM, an organization to promote entrepreneurship in the life sciences.

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Mayo Clinic Platform_Accelerate companies

Listen to each company introduce why they joined Mayo Clinic Platform_Accelerate.

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