March 16, 2015Jeff Pizzino, APR
March 9, 2015Jeff Pizzino, APR
Converus (www.converus.com) Science Team Member Dr. David Raskin visited Mexico City and Panama City last month to speak to various audiences about the current lie detection technologies on the market. Converus President and CEO Todd Mickelsen accompanied him. Dr. Raskin’s presentation, titled “Today’s Lie Detection Technologies,” covered the polygraph, MRI, ...
March 9, 2015Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Jeff Pizzino, APR, Corporate Communications – Every now and then a new technology comes along that breaks new ground and captivates audiences. Converus’ EyeDetect — the world’s first lie detector that measures deception based on eye behaviors — is one such technology. Deception, a deliberate attempt to distort or conceal ...
March 2, 2015Jeff Pizzino, APR
Annually, the Utah Venture Entrepreneur Forum creates a list of the 100 most-discussed ventures in Utah. Lehi-based Converus, which announced its EyeDetect technology to the world earlier last year, makes its debut on the list. LEHI, Utah – Feb. 2, 2015 – Converus, a Utah-based startup dedicated to detecting deception ...
February 2, 2015Jeff Pizzino, APR
Technology start-up Converus, creators of a new lie detection method called EyeDetect, just closed a bridge funding round of $1.35 million. This comes after the company raised $1.25 million in seed funding during 2013, which helped launch its technology EyeDetect in April of this year. This funding round will be used ...
December 12, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
Transparency International’s 2014 Corruption Index Reveals More Needs to Be Done to Fight Illegal Activities
By Jeff Pizzino, APR, Corporate Communications – Transparency International, a non-profit watchdog group dedicated to uncovering corruption and promoting government transparency, released the 20th edition of its annual corruption perceptions index on Dec. 3. More than two-thirds of the 175 countries reviewed received a score of less than 50 on a ...
December 10, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
Technology start-up Converus says Transparency International’s recently released report on worldwide corruption validates the importance of and need for EyeDetect — a new lie detection method for assessing individuals for unethical or criminal behavior. Transparency International, a non-profit watchdog group dedicated to uncovering corruption and promoting government transparency, released the ...
December 9, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Jeff Pizzino, APR, Corporate Communications – In Ukraine, a country plagued by corruption and political turmoil, the State Fiscal Service (SFS) has decided to implement the polygraph in greater measure in its recruiting process. Ukraine Deputy Tax Minister Ihor Bilous made the announcement at the Anti-Corruption Forum held in Kiev. Bilous replaced ...
December 3, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
Converus (“with truth”) provides scientifically validated credibility assessment technologies that help protect countries, corporations and communities from corruption, crime and threats.