On Tuesday September 1, 2019 Novartis and Microsoft announced a multiyear alliance which will leverage data & Artificial Intelligence (AI) to transform how medicines are discovered, developed and commercialized. Novartis is also establishing an AI Innovation Lab to empower associates to use AI across our business.
Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke about the partnership in video messages
Novartis Chief Digital Officer, Bertrand Bodson and Microsoft Healthcare Corporate Vice President, Peter Lee also discussed the potential of data science and AI during a recent visit to Novartis Campus
News of the collaboration was widely shared on social media