Medical start-up Carebot triumphed in the "Idea of the Year" competition

Published: 23.09.2022 Related countries:  United Kingdom United Kingdom

Czech start-up Carebot won the fifteenth annual Vodafone "Idea of the Year" acceleration competition.

The company from Prague uses artificial intelligence to help doctors and other specialists accurately diagnose lung findings from X-rays. It allows for the detection of hard-to-see findings quickly, ultimately saving time and money.

A total of 136 projects participated in this year's Czech competition, which aims to help promising early-stage start-ups. Behind Carebot, Talkbase came in second, and Vividbooks came in third place. Talkbase helps companies improve team collaboration, and Vividbooks creates digital interactive textbooks to enhance science education.

Source: Hospodářské noviny