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Company Information:

Name: Attention Control Systems
Address: 650 Castro Street, Suite 120-197
Mountain View, CA 94041-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (650) 494-2002

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $348,977.00 3
SBIR Phase II $1,499,976.00 2

Award List:

A Conversational Independent Living Assistant for Cognitive Impairments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Richard Levinson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,996.00
Abstract:
When a patient starts working with a new human caregiver it takes time and talking to develop trust and acceptance, and we should expect the same for electronic cognitive assistants. Human caregivers also function independently from the patient. While existing electronic cognitive aids simply echo… More

Increasing Independence after Brain Injury with Autonomous Sensing, Planning, and Cueing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Richard Levinson, President
Award Amount: $98,996.00
Abstract:
PEAT is an advanced cognitive aid which uses NASA's autonomous planning and control methods to compensate for cognitive impairments due to brain injury, stroke and other disorders. The system is used by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to help Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Operation… More

A Conversational Independent Living Assistant for Cognitive Impairments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Richard Levinson, President
Award Amount: $749,987.00
Abstract:
Conversation between a patient and their human caregiver is important for building the patient's trust and acceptance of the helper. This may also be true for electronic cognitive assistants. Human caregivers also function independently from the patient. Electronic cognitive aids simply echo the… More

Increasing Independence after Brain Injury with Autonomous Sensing, Planning, and Cueing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Richard Levinson, President
Award Amount: $749,989.00
Abstract:
Our objective is to demonstrate the feasibility and merit of a cognitive aid that monitors the user"s situation to provide cues based on state conditions instead of pre-scheduled cues which are based only on time. We extend a commercially available cognitive aid to use condition-based cues which are… More

PEAT Communication Scheduler for Autism

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Richard Levinson
Award Amount: $149,985.00
Abstract:
This project team is developing a prototype of the Planning Execution Assistant and Trainer (PEAT), an application (app) for mobile phones and tablets to provide cues and support to non-verbal students with ASD in special education settings. Students will carry and use iPhones at all times as part… More