Dubai, UAE, 17 Feb, 2022: Prognica Labs, an AI powered health tech company wins the Etisalat SMB awards 2021, in Artificial intelligence category . The company received outstanding scores across several aspects of their endeavors such as improving the clinical outcomes in the fight against breast cancer , and giving back to the community by emphasizing on preventative health and wellbeing. This year’s Awards recognized 10 categories, namely Emirati Business, Women in Business, Digital Transformation, Artificial Intelligence, Top Sustainability, Business Mobility, Top Healthcare, CSR, Tech for Good, and SMB of the Year.

Esam Mahmoud, Senior Vice President, SMB, Etisalat, said, “Small and medium businesses today make up for about 98 per cent of businesses in the UAE representing over 60 per cent of the country’s GDP, therefore an important segment in Etisalat’s business. This is an integral component to our overall business and is driven by a commitment to the future of UAE.

In a statement from Khalid Shaikh, Founder & CEO of Prognica Labs, “It’s a great feeling to be recognized for your efforts, passion and perseverance!!!
At Prognica Labs, we are happy to receive Etisalat SMB Award by Etisalat UAE in a category of “Artificial Intelligence”.

“We are delighted to receive this award in Artificial intelligence category, which is testament of the commitment and dedication on working towards our vision. This recognition is the greatest motivator” said Dr Sreelekshmi Bekal, Medical Director.

About Prognica Labs :

Prognica Labs is a Dubai based AI powered health-tech startup aiming to improve clinical outcomes in the fight against breast cancer. Prognica analyses medical images and generates information and data to help predict and diagnose cancer using artificial intelligence and deep learning. They are tackling a long term goal by working on breast cancer screening and diagnostics to make it more accurate, affordable and accessible. At Prognica Labs , they meticulously work towards research that generates new knowledge to drive effective innovation, education, practice, and can help policy, which will benefit students, professors, professionals and general public. For more information, please visit


About Etisalat :

Emirates Telecommunication Group Company PJSC, doing business as Etisalat, is a Emirati-based multinational telecommunications services provider, currently operating in 16 countries across Asia, the Middle East and Africa. It is the 18th largest mobile network operator in the world by number of subscribers.
The Etisalat SMB Awards 2021 is a recognition platform that honours prominent businesses that have demonstrated powerful leadership & influenced the region’s business landscape. This initiative recognizes the essential role played by small and medium businesses in transforming and supporting the growth of the country’s economy. For more information, please visit