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Cristian Cortés

CEO and Founder at Exponential Healthtech

Santiago, Chile

Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). ©Master in Physical Therapy; Minor in Psychology and Graduates in Rehabilitation, Exercise, Health and University Innovation. I completed an International Clinical Internship in Hidrokinesis (Argentina) and create the Kaenz methodology validated in +700 sessions in 4 Aquatic Centers. I’ve led 3 projects in digital health, healthtech and rehabilitation. He created the first virtual therapists and leads Asdisal with a community with the most relevant entrepreneurs of the digital health ecosystem in Iberoamerica, to generate networks and collaboration synergies.

They won third place at the Silicon Valley International Startup Conference (2018), were selected as a disruptive company at Singularity University's Exponential Medicine (2019), Health Innovation Award (2020), ExO Entrepreneur Latam (2021) and "Fifty of the Most Influential Voices in Healthcare for 2021" for Medika Life.

Available For: Advising, Authoring, Consulting, Influencing, Speaking
Travels From: Santiago, Chile
Speaking Topics: Healthtech, Diigital Health, Mixed Reallity, Innovation, Startups, Exponential Technologies, Disruptive Business Models

Cristian Cortés Points
Academic 0
Author 1
Influencer 105
Speaker 0
Entrepreneur 20
Total 126

Points based upon Thinkers360 patent-pending algorithm.

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Company Information

Company Type: Company
Business Unit: Healthtech or Digital Health
Theatre: Santiago, Chile
Media Experience: 10 Years
Last Media Training: 03/29/2021
Last Media Interview: 03/29/2021

Areas of Expertise

Big Data
Business Strategy
Change Management
Customer Experience
Design Thinking
Digital Disruption 30.05
Digital Transformation
Emerging Technology
Future of Work
Health and Safety
Health and Wellness
HealthTech 31.77
Innovation 30.87
Lean Startup
Mental Health
Open Innovation
Startups 31.80

Industry Experience

High Tech & Electronics
Higher Education & Research
Professional Services


1 Advisory Board Membership
Asdisal: Healthtech Venture Capital
March 29, 2021
Asdisal is the first Venture Capital, specialized in Digital Health in Iberoamerica, which is investing Smart Money in the best startups in the sector, which have the great objective of solving global health problems, through disruptive innovations and exponential technologies, such as printing 3D, Nanomedicine, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Genetics, Blockchain, Mobile Applications, Augmented and Virtual Reality. We differentiate ourselves, by having the most relevant community with 256 CEOs of science-technology-based startups in healthtech in Latin America with founders and references from Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Spain, Uruguay, Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Guatemala and the USA, generating synergies and collaborative networks.

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Tags: Innovation, Startups, HealthTech

1 Article/Blog
Aquatic Virtual Therapists
March 29, 2021
We created the first virtual therapists, aquatic and land mode, using a mixed reality lens (union between virtual and augmented), natural language processing and machine learning, to guide a digitized methodology of exercises with the highest scientific evidence, including nutritional advice and gamification when interacting with virtual objects (eating fruits, save marine animals, destroy viruses and catch legendary monsters), turning the session into a game, increasing adherence to treatment, according to objective and health condition, to rehabilitate injuries, eliminate diseases and promote healthy lifestyles, from the comfort of your home. In addition, they are integrated into a clinic with doctors and digital influencers who recommend them.

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Tags: Digital Disruption, HealthTech

1 Influencer Award
Innovator at Exponential Digital Health
Exponential Digital Health
March 29, 2021
Our entrepreneurial founders, won third place in the International Conference of Startups in Silicon Valley (2018); same position in the Scientific Congress "Make Health Chile", organized by the National Center for Health Information Systems (CENS) and MIT (2019); were selected as a disruptive company in the Innovation Lab, Exponential Medicine of the Singularity University, the largest Congress on Digital Health in the world (2019), finalists in the Health Innovation Award in INC Accelerator, the largest startup competition in Latam (2020) and our CEO Cristian Cortés, was recently recognized as ExO Emprendedor Latam by the ExO Community Awards (January 2021), “Fifty of the Most Influential Voices in Healthcare for 2021” by Medika Life and Ambassador of the Singularity University of the Chapter in Santiago.

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Tags: HealthTech

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