Annual Global Discovery to Development Innovation Forum Speakers

Kenneth Barr

Martin Akerman

CTO, Co-founder

Dr. Martin Akerman is a data scientist trained in biology and computer science with a PhD from Technion (Israel) and a post doctorate from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL). As fellow at CSHL, he was part of Dr. Krainer’s laboratory, who developed Spinraza, the FDA approved RNA therapeutic drug to treat Spinal Muscular Atrophy.