Neeraj Saini is the co-founder and hardware researcher at Eyeluminati. He believes in using technology to solve real-world problems and believes that the solutions to all problems lie in working backwards to making new discoveries. He holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering and has experience working as a researcher at the MIT Media Lab.
Neeraj’s research is focused on Cognitive Augmentation or how immersive and wearable systems can actively assist people with memory, learning, decision making, communication, and wellbeing. He holds expertise in Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Wearable Technology, and Rapid Prototyping. His work has been recognized with prestigious awards such as Microsoft Imagine Cup 2015-16, MIT Innovators Under 35, Yahoo Accenture innovation Jockeys 2015 & 2016, Nominet Trust 100, SE100 Young innovator award by Melting pot 2020 and Manav Rachna Torchbearer Award 2015.
Neeraj serves on the advisory board of VR | AR | MR, India’s first and largest virtual reality and augmented reality community dedicated to build literacy in underserved areas of India.
Venture: Eyeluminati is committed to solving perennial human problems and unlocking solutions that can positively impact billions of lives. It's flagship product, Manovue is the world's first intelligent personal assisting system for the visually impaired. Manovue combines vision intelligence and internet of things in the form of an inexpensive wearable to deliver a technology that would replace the 200-year-old braille language and empower more than 94% of the visually impaired people who suffer from braille illiteracy and remain unemployed.