“From the invention of stone tools to the development of the microprocessor, technological advancement is a cornerstone of human progress. Applied with the intent of bettering humanity, new discoveries can be a dramatic force of positive change in our society. This belief has guided me throughout my research career and ultimately led to the creation of Luxsonic.”
Mike Wesolowski, PhD has more than a decade of experience leading high performing teams in science, innovation, and technology development. He is an entrepreneur, multidisciplinary researcher, and a passionate advocate of the concept of using “tech for good.”
Mike is the co-founder and CEO of Luxsonic Technologies where he leads a growing team of healthcare experts, medical professionals, and software developers that share a common mission: to improve global access to healthcare through immersive technology. His current research group focuses on the development, evaluation, and integration of innovative technologies in medical imaging. Their goal is to empower the healthcare industry by providing affordable, easily distributed, and immersive tools that
improve medical education, hands-on training, and virtual healthcare delivery. In 2020, Luxsonic was named one of the Top 20 most innovative early stage companies inCanada by the Canadian Innovation Exchange.
In addition to leading Luxsonic, Mike is a multidisciplinary scientist and enthusiastic mentor. Mike received his MSc in Observational Astrophysics from the California State University-Northridge and his Doctorate in Physics from the University of Waterloo, Canada and holds an Adjunct Professorship in Medical Imaging at the University of Saskatchewan. He has co-authored more than 35 academic publications in fields ranging from astrophysics to radiology. His current research group focuses on the development, evaluation, and integration of innovative technologies like artificial intelligence and machine learning in medical imaging.
Mike enjoys exploring other cultures through their food. Mike rides his bike to work and explores the natural world with his family on the weekends … and he plays basketball, when he gets the chance.