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Foteini Agrafioti

Inventor and Entrepreneur

Foteini is an inventor and entrepreneur. She loves research and is committed to pushing the limits of science. Prior to her startup, Foteini was the CIO of Architech where she led Research & Development. Foteini was also a founding partner and CTO at Nymi, and is one of the inventors of the Nymi wristband and HeartID authentication technology. She is a TED speaker, serves on the editorial review boards of several scientific journals, and was named “Inventor of the Year” in 2012 at the University of Toronto where she received a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering.

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