Taylor Host

Founder, Miro & Runner Tag

Hailing from the undeniable glamour of Detroit, Taylor is a computer vision & AI engineer who works with sport photos/video & AI @ Miro.  The Miro team believe AI has the SUPERPOWERS to unlock the best athlete experience & give brands the data to make better decisions.

Miro’s RunnerTag AI is the fastest, most-accurate athlete identification system available.  Since 2017, RunnerTag has tracked & analyzed more than 5MM athletes from US, EU & ASIA.  The Miro team uses this growing dataset to generate new AI models for one-of-a-kind athlete insights such as early-warning injury detection & running shoe brand recognition.

Prior to Miro, Taylor lead innovation & consumer-facing mobile platforms in the McDonald’s® system as Global VP, Head of Digital – Asia with TMSW.  In total, his teams’ apps served over 100MM customers & helped distribute more than US$1.2B in food & prizes to customers via their smartphones.

Taylor has called Hong Kong home since 2012.