Taiwan’s Major Challenges in Precision Health

21 Oct. 2021


Precision Health has been highly promoted in Taiwan, marked as one of Six Core Strategic Industries by President Tsai in her inaugural address in May 2020.


Three major concerns were addressed at the 2021 FUTEX Forum:


1. Cross-disciplinary collaboration

2. AI Solution providers are less familiar with medical device regulations, challenging them to meet the requirements of safety and clinical performance.

3. Solution applications to be commercialized with global business strategy.


This is an article synopsis of a wrap-up story for the panel discussion, How Can AI and Data Drive Growth in the Precision Health Industry at 2021 Futux Forum. aetherAI Co-founder & CEO Joe Yeh, M.D. was invited to share his insights.


台灣精準健康產業之三大挑戰


台灣對「智慧醫療」寄予厚望,期待成為下一座「護國神山」,然而,產官學界代表就現階段發展,視三大環節亟待克服:


挑戰1:人才 - 跨領域、組織文化之整合

醫療解決方案開發初始即須就臨床需求、ICT應用等充分溝通,調整不同領域(醫療、科技、法規)思維


挑戰2:法規 – 醫材法規墊高技產業進入門檻

兼顧醫療應用的安全性及(軟體)產業、國際競爭的創新特色


挑戰3:商用化 – 清晰的商業化邏輯,策略性海外開發

妥善運用資料庫,發展商業應用,取得國際合作



雲象科技執行長葉肇元受邀參與2021 FUTEX未來科技館 「精準健康論壇」會後報導


Original Article:

https://buzzorange.com/techorange/2021/10/21/taiwan-digital-health/