Michelle Perugini

Michelle has a PhD in Medicine and spent the first 10 years of her career as a scientist in stem cell biology and cancer research. She founded her first business 10 years ago using artificial intelligence for predicting human behaviour. ISD was acquired by Ernst and Young in 2015. She is now co-founder and managing director of Presagen and Life Whisperer. Presagen, is an AI platform that specialises in image-based medical diagnostics. Life Whisperer uses AI and computer vision to better select healthy embryos during the IVF process. In addition to running two businesses, Michelle is also an advisory board member for the University of South Australia Business School, and dedicated advisor and mentor in for many start-ups in the local community.

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