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Miguel Luengo-Oroz

Leaders Europe 2023


Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Spotlab





Miguel Luengo-Oroz is the founder and chief executive officer of Spotlab, a social enterprise that uses artificial intelligence and mobile technologies to make medical diagnostics more accessible to people worldwide. He is the former first Chief Data Scientist at the United Nations, where he worked for more than a decade bringing data innovation to operations and policy in humanitarian response, global health, sustainable development and human rights. He has published over a hundred multidisciplinary scientific articles, policy briefs and op-eds about applications and ethics of artificial intelligence. Miguel has been awarded the Ashoka fellowship and is a professor at the doctoral school of the Universidad Polit├ęcnica de Madrid. Miguel is passionate about imagining, building, and sharing responsible artificial intelligence for people and the planet.