Kai Schmidt
CTO MyoSwiss

Kai Schmidt holds MSc and BSc degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the Technische Universität Berlin. Kai spent two years as a research fellow at the Biodesign Lab in the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University. There, he was a pioneer in the work of developing wearable assistive technology for military applications. Following his work at the Wyss Institute, Kai joined ETH Zurich to develop a wearable system to assist people with spinal cord injury. As a result of his work, he co-founded MyoSwiss AG that develops technical solutions to enable people with muscle weakness to train intensively and regain mobility.