Marc Hodosh

Marc Hodosh

Co-Host and Founder
LIFE ITSELF

Marc Hodosh formerly owned, co-created and hosted the TEDMED conference. Recently, Marc Hodosh and Dr. Sanjay Gupta (CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent) announced LIFE ITSELF, a new health event launching in partnership with CNN.  Both Gupta and Hodosh will serve as hosts and organizers. www.LifeItself.Health

Hodosh previously led the Archon Genomics X PRIZE, which followed the Ansari Space X PRIZE. He has been a consultant to inventor Dean Kamen at DEKA Research & Development and also chaired Kamen's FIRST Robotics competition within the Boston region.

Earlier, Hodosh founded and sold ID One, which specialized in facial recognition technology for the U.S. military and intelligence communities. He also led business development at Viisage, a previously publicly traded, facial recognition company. Hodosh's first business and entrepreneurial endeavors began by inventing and importing a variety of consumer products from Asia with distribution through Bed Bath & Beyond, QVC television, Toys-R-Us, and others.