Sharp Brains: Brain Fitness and Cognitive Health News

Meet our Summit Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

arpfThe Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation (ARPF), established in 1993, is dedicated to reducing the incidence of Alzheimer’s disease by conducting clinical research and providing educational outreach. Its mission is to make available information, from conventional and complementary medicine, that will empower people to build healthy brains.

FitBrains_webFit Brains is a cutting-edge, brain-training program brought to you by Rosetta Stone, a premier learning company with leading products used by schools, business and government organizations, and millions of individuals around the world. In addition to brain training, Rosetta Stone offers courses in 30 languages, from the most commonly spoken (like English, Spanish and Mandarin) to the less prominent (including Swahili, Swedish and Tagalog).

Silver Sponsors

AAAFoundationThe AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety was founded in 1947 by AAA to conduct research to address growing highway safety issues. The organization’s mission is to identify traffic safety problems, foster research that seeks solutions and disseminate information and educational materials.

Arrowsmith ProgramThe Arrowsmith Program, available in public and private schools in the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand is a comprehensive suite of cognitive programs for students with learning disabilities that targets 19 areas of the brain that are most commonly involved in learning. The program identifies and strengthens weak cognitive areas, for each student to work on programs that are individually designed.

CC-ABHI_BaycrestBaycrest, fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, is one of the world’s premier academic health sciences centers focused on aging, and will host the new $100m+ Canadian Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation. Baycrest is using the power of inquiry and discovery to improve healthy aging today and in decades to come, and recently helped launch spin-off company Cogniciti.

BrainBaseline is the first iPad application for measuring how well your brain works. Developed by Digital Artefacts, a team of highly skilled computer scientists, artists, and engineers, it helps users worldwide understand how demographic factors and leisure activities impact overall brain health. The app, which includes dozens of tests, can be downloaded free on the iTunes store.

LumosityLumosity is a leading brain training company with more than 70 million members from 180 countries. Founded in 2005 and launched in 2007, Lumosity offers more than 40 games that are designed to challenge core cognitive abilities. Lumosity’s games are based on neuroscience, with continuing independent third-party studies being conducted by researchers at academic institutions around the world.

Bronze Sponsors

brainHQ brainHQ is a brain training system built by Posit Science to help people be at their best throughout their lives. Under the leadership of CEO Henry Mahncke and CSO Dr. Michael Merzenich, our team of experts designs, tests, and refines online exercises that effectively address cognitive issues related to healthy aging as well as a broad range of other conditions.

CogniFit is a healthcare company specialized in brain fitness software. We design and develop computerized cognitive assessments and online brain training applications. The company was founded in 1999 by Professor Shlomo Breznitz, a world renowned cognitive psychologist.

Peak, founded by a group of individuals from Google, Amazon and EA who believe in reinventing education through mobile, games and science. Lead by neuroscientists and cognitive learning experts, Peak develops mobile apps that enables users worldwide to improve their cognitive skills for a healthier, sharper life.

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