LAAF– Live Active and Agony Free – Increase Life Expectancy
Just fifteen minutes brisk walk daily with LAAF analytics will increase your life expectancy by 3 years. LAAF creates an intelligent insole that provides continuous data feedback via deep learning to prevent chronic pain and increase physical activity, Also LAAF will guide you to increase your cardio respiratory fitness (CRF) regardless of your weight, BMI, or lower body pain.
Walk your way to health and enhance life expectancy with a LAAF smart insole, Also connect to your peers and health care providers. Access state of the art literature and personalized management over a lifetime.
Follow our progress!
June: LAAF was accepted into the National Incubator Center (NIC) Islamabad Pakistan, as their 8th cohort, with an acceptance rate of ~2%.
July: LAAF was selected as a Top Ten Finalist for Berkeley SkyDeck and P&G Ventures Innovation Challenge.
LAAF was one of three startups nominated by NIC to attend the Canada Pakistan ICT Business Exhibition forum, on August 4th and 5th attended by prominent entrepreneurs and VCs, including Startup Canada.
August: LAAF liaison office registered in Pakistan. LAAF prototype engineer team assembled, Also LAAF legal/regulatory US/PAK team established. LAAF founders meeting in Islamabad.
Challenges: Time zone challenges while building our team. Lack of physical space at the NIC due to COVID social distancing requirements. We are working remotely for now!
Goals: LAAF Prototype embedded systems and wireless engineers ready to go September 1st.
Meet our Advisors:
Aneela Fazal, former Materials Lead at Nike.
Dr Yasar Ayaz, AI and ML, Professor, National University of Science and Technology Islamabad.
Dr. Saquib Nazmus, MIT Media Lab.
Dr. Zachary Hauser, Premier Orthopedics, Philadelphia.
Ceit Butler, Applied AI Solutions at George Brown College, Toronto
Qaizar Hassonjee, angel investor at Robinhood Ventures.
At LAAF we pledge to focus on continuous growth and development, Also we invest in developing the skills and capabilities of those who help us to achieve our vision and who will be part of our growth journey in the future. It is vital that every single person in our team feels empowered to contribute, Also we believe every single member of our organization adds a great value. Our values and DNA reflect our commitment to enrich the lives of people by winning together, also by taking bold actions, taking ownership, and by displaying speed in execution.
Faasel, Zain, Meher -LAAF Founders