Dr. Kira Radinsky is a visiting professor at the Technion Department of Computer Science. She is also the chair and CTO of Diagnostic Robotics, which harnesses artificial intelligence technologies to make health care better, cheaper, and more widely available. She is the cofounder of SalesPredict, which was acquired by eBay in 2016, and has served as eBay’s director of data science since 2016.
Dr. Radinsky specializes in the field of medical data mining. She has developed predictive algorithms that recognized the early warning signs of globally impactful events such as political riots and disease epidemics. As a visiting professor at the Technion, she is supervising and nurturing the next generation of AI leaders.
In addition to her work at the Technion and Diagnostic Robotics, Dr. Radinsky serves on the technology advisory board of HSBC and on the board of Maccabi Health Data Science Institute. She has received numerous awards including being named one of MIT Technology Review’s “35 Young Innovators Under 35” and one of Forbes’ “30 Under 30” rising stars in enterprise technology. In 2016 she was selected as “Woman of the Year” by Globes.