Cory Kidd, PhD

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Catalia Health


Unpacking the Promise Behind AI for Diagnosis, Personalization, and Data Sharing
Business Model Panel Discussion – Big Data & Artificial Intelligence
1:05 PM - 1:50 PM


Dr. Cory Kidd is the founder and CEO of Catalia Health, a patient care management company. The company develops a hardware and software platform that uses a combination of psychology and artificial intelligence to engage patients through interactive conversations. These conversations happen through mobile, web, and interactive robotic interfaces; together these interfaces create a relationship that can reach patients at any time they need support. The data reported back through the system gives Catalia Health’s customers valuable information to understand the daily activities and needs of their patients.

Dr. Kidd is a serial entrepreneur who has been working in healthcare technology for nearly two decades. The focus of his work has been applying innovative technologies towards solving large-scale healthcare challenges. His previous company, Intuitive Automata, created interactive coaches for weight loss. Prior to this, Dr. Kidd received his M.S. and Ph.D. at the MIT Media Lab in human-robot interaction as well as his B.S. in Computer Science at the Georgia Institute of Technology.