Founded out of Harvard Medical School, Sophya.ai is building a hyper-personalized learning platform for higher education. The company harnesses cutting-edge computer vision and NLP techniques to obtain, clean, and align granular pieces of learning information in a ‘blueprint’ format personalized to each user’s learning style.
Sophya.ai is the only EdTech platform that leverages both publisher and crowd-based content to create a highly-personalized solution. The founding team is immensely impressive: Co-Founder Emma Giles has a PhD in computational neuroscience from Harvard, was a top Teaching Fellow at Khan Academy, and has worked for the World Health Organization. Co-Founder Vishal Punwani, MD is a physician at Harvard Medical and was a Teaching Fellow at Khan Academy. The platform is end-to-end, covering the entire teaching experience for a university’s curriculum.