CompanionMx to Discuss Technology’s Positive Influence on Mental Health at Upcoming Conferences

CompanionMx, Inc., the digital companion to sense, understand and prevent mental health episodes, announced its participation in two upcoming industry events: Imagination in Action and the Future of Health Technology Institute (FHTI) Summit. Sub Datta, CEO and co-founder of CompanionMx, will present on the role of AI-powered technology in monitoring behavioral vital signs to predict the onset of mental health episodes.


  • Imagination in Action serves as a subset of the best of Davos, gathering leaders from business, government, academia, media and civil society to share their views on improving the world through emerging technology in five-minute talks. Mr. Datta will present on the clinical evidence and positive impact of the Companion„¢ system in mental health patients.
    • WHERE: The MIT Media Lab, 75 Amherst St. in Cambridge, Mass.
    • WHEN: April 27, 2019 at 1:25 p.m. ET
    • To learn more about Imagination in Action, visit:
  • Future of Health Technology Institute (FHTI) Summit explores developments at the frontiers of medicine and AI-driven genomics, wearables, nano-sensors, and connection science. The program will focus on new ways to approach care models, medical training, and drug discovery in the era of connected drugs. Mr. Datta will present on how a patient centered app for continuous monitoring of mood, combined with a clinician dashboard, can improve workflow and outcomes in mental health.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Subhrangshu (Sub) Datta is the Co-Founder and CEO of CompanionMx, a digital health technology company that launched in 2018. Prior to joining CompanionMx, Sub was the Chief Business Officer of Soft Robotics. Over the course of the past decade in healthcare, he has held senior leadership roles building and scaling start-up business units within Smith & Nephew and EMD Serono. With multiple issued and pending patents, expertise in product development, strategy, operations and commercialization, Sub is deeply passionate about behavioral health and using technology to make a meaningful difference in peoples lives. Sub holds an MBA from MIT Sloan, an MS in Engineering Systems from MIT, an MS in Materials Science & Engineering from The Ohio State University and a BEng in Metallurgical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.

About CompanionMx CompanionMx, Inc. is a digital health technology company with a proven platform for proactive mobile mental health monitoring for better clinical outcomes. Born out of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab and clinically validated at Harvard Medical School teaching hospitals and multiple Veterans Affairs clinics, the Companion system uses active monitoring of voice and passive monitoring of other smartphone metadata to continuously produce acoustic and behavioral biomarkers that predict core symptoms of mood and anxiety disorders. CompanionMx is headquartered in Boston. Learn more at

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