We create groundbreaking technology that is friendly, caring and more human
Who we are
Empatica, an MIT spin-off, is a pioneer in offering continuous, passive, and unobtrusive monitoring for patients with neurological conditions.
We build software and algorithms to advance understanding of human behavior through wearable sensors. Our technology empowers thousands of patients, clinicians, and researchers with real-time human insight, driven by physiological and behavioral biomarkers.
We work with the best institutions in the world
3000+ institutional clients from 40+ countries
A world class team in AI and Medicine
Rosalind Picard, ScD
Founder and Director of the Affective Computing Group at the MIT Media Lab and Faculty Chair, MIT Mind+Hand+Heart Wellbeing Initiative. Dedicated to improving future health.
Chief Executive Officer
Trained as an architect and engineer with a Double MSc in Architecture and a Master in Innovation Management.
Simone Tognetti, PhD
Chief Technology Officer
PhD in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science, passionate about making things work.
Maurizio Garbarino, PhD
Chief Software Architect
PhD in Computer Science, focused in Affective Computing research. Driven by enabling the advancement of research via innovative software and hardware solutions.
Marisa Cruz, MD
Chief Medical Officer
MD from Johns Hopkins, double board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, former FDA Senior Medical Advisor, passionate about using technology to improve patient outcomes.
Double MSc in Biomedical Engineering, a healthcare enthusiast driven by delivering results.
100+ passionate Empaticans across 3 continents
We are a harmonious ecosystem of experts innovating across a range of fields. We are driven by empathy and connected by our shared passion to revolutionize healthcare through innovative technology, in order to provide better outcomes for millions of patients across the world. Our holistic approach and interdisciplinary skills allow us to build beautiful products that seamlessly integrate hardware, software, design and data science.
Embrace is currently available only in English. Embrace is an investigational device in the USA and a medical device in the EU. If you do not see your country listed, please visit the International site.