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Our story

Learning    Innovation    Compassion    Collaboration

Centivizer is a spin-off company from the Interactive Media Lab at University of Toronto.  We are a fast growing team of researchers, engineers, designers, software developers and computer scientists.

2020

We plan to launch Physical Centivizers and start selling the Cognitive & Experiential Centivizers.

2019

We began scientific evaluation of the Cognitive & Experiential Centivizers at the York Care Centre in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

2018

We developed the Cognitive & Experiential Centivizers and began testing at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (TRI).

2017

We built the first physical Centivizer and began testing at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (TRI).

2016

In early 2016, we won the 1st place in dementia category of Edmonton Hackathon. In June, we developed and demonstrated our prototype at the AGEWELL pitch event.

Our team leads
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Mark Chignell

Ph.D. in Psychology 

Founder and President

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Brian Nejati

Ph.D. in Computer Science

Chief Technology Officer

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Henrique Matulis Filho 

M.Des in Inclusive Design

Head of Innovation

Partnerships
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