An Award-Winning Technology Company

BrainCo, incubated in the Harvard Innovation Lab, develops cognitive training technology products. BrainCo applies its expertise in design and cognitive training to create innovative brain-based applications in the education, fitness, and wellness spaces.


Your Brain Controls everything

BrainCo’s leadership draws on deep experience in cognitive science research and expertise in education  to deliver entirely new applications of brainwave technology in the education, wellness, and research spaces. We’ve learned important lessons as we’ve grown from a small team in an apartment basement to over 100 employees in 4 offices around the world. Since 2015 we’ve been working on providing the best experience possible for our customers and we’re here to share our progress and innovations with you.

Bicheng Han

CEO and Founder, Ph.D. Candidate at Harvard Center for Brain Science

He has 7 years of experience in developing medical equipment and owns several patents. He also conducted neuroscience research in leading scientific institutions in the US and South Korea. He was included in Forbes 30 under 30 and MIT Technology Review 35 under 35.

Max Newlon

President of BrainCo USA, Master’s from Harvard Graduate School of Education

He has years of clinical trial experience at Beth Israel Deaconess and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). He was lead coordinator for a $1 million IARPA study on cognitive enhancement and has leadership development industry experience.

Wasifa Jamal

Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist, Former Postdoctoral Associate in MIT’s Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences (BCS)

Her research interests include signal processing, machine learning, computational neuroscience, complex networks, and statistical analysis. She has over 7 years of experience in EEG signal analysis. She served as the MIT Postdoctoral Association president.

Lawrence Franchini

VP of Sales

Lawrence has spent the past 20 years in multiple sales and operational leadership roles throughout Verizon. Lawrence led Retail, B2B, Authorized Agents, and National Retail channels to award winning performance for over 18 years. He was directly responsible for all sales, operations, financial performance and overall customer experience in those areas.

Samuel Prentice

Ph.D. Candidate at MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (MIT CSAIL)

Samuel Prentice is a world leading scientist in algorithmic research, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. He worked at NASA, and was the lead programmer at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).


Your Brain Controls everything

James Ryan

BrianCo Advisor, President of University of Virginia, former Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education

BrainCo’s Advisor and former Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education He is a world leading expert on law and education. He has written articles to address topics such as school choice, standards and testing, pre-K, and the intersection of special education and neuroscience. He received his A.B., summa cum laude, from Yale University and his J.D. from the University of Virginia.

Mouhsin Shafi

MD/PhD in Medicine and Neuroscience at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine

He is an instructor and clinician-scientist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He completed his Neurology residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in 2010, followed by a 2-year Clinical and Research Fellowship in Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology at Mass General.